And don't you feel bad for his pro partner? You can only imagine what went through her mind during that first rehearsal as she realized what she had to work with. Or more accurately, DIDN'T have to work with.
Twenty minutes later...."Let's try something really different! I'm gonna grab a chair..."
I have a problem with the prosthetics in general. If three of your main cast member need to change their appearances so much that they need hours in the makeup chair and you're not making Planet of the Apes, you're not doing a good job at casting.
How does she know? The Carter administration was before she was born. I thought she didn't know or care about things that predate her?
(Heads to YouTube to watch Paul Begala humiliate Princess of Arizona)
Considering the critical acclaim her movie performances have gotten, her previous relationship with FX and the fact that she's headed to Broadway, I'm pretty sure she could land an audition on her own.