Television

‘David Ortiz’ returns to ‘Saturday Night Live’

Watch: Kenan Thompson as David Ortiz

Kenan Thompson reprised his portrayal of David Ortiz on this week’s episode of “Saturday Night Live.”

The skit appeared during “Weekend Update.” Thompson-as-Ortiz came on set to discuss the Red Sox’ latest World Series triumph.

You can view the segment at the top of this story.

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A number of other topics were covered on “Weekend Update,” including the so-called migrant caravan, Tuesday’s midterm elections, and Oprah Winfrey’s appearance on the campaign trail.

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This week’s opening segment featured Kate McKinnon portraying Fox News host Laura Ingraham, Cecily Strong portraying Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, and Thompson portraying Trump supporter and former Milwaukee sheriff David Clarke.

“This caravan’s got hella Aladdins,” the Pirro character said.

Watch: ‘Saturday Night Live’ opening

Sean Smyth can be reached at sean.smyth@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @smythsays.