20/07/2016 12:51 PM IST | Updated 20/07/2016 8:30 PM IST

Fake Melania Trump Offers Hilarious Defense Of RNC Speech On 'Late Show With Stephen Colbert'

Melania Trump
Melania Trump

Did the 2016 election season just find its Tina Fey?

Actress/singer Laura Benanti nailed the part of Melania Trump on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” on Tuesday night, offering a comically inept defense against accusations of plagiarism. 

In making her point, she then plagiarized everyone from Charles Dickens to Dr. Seuss to a McDonald’s commercial. 

Check it out in the clip above, and see if you don’t start ba-da-ba-ba lovin’ it. 


Editor’s note: Donald Trump regularly incites political violence and is a serial liarrampant xenophoberacistmisogynist and birther who has repeatedly pledged to ban all Muslims — 1.6 billion members of an entire religion — from entering the U.S.