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'SNL' Premiere Presents Seth MacFarlane, Frank Ocean and Gangnam Style

September 16, 2012 (4:22 pm) GMT
Funny guy Seth MacFarlane did an impressive job of impersonating Ryan Lochte, George Takei and Marlon Brando among others.
Seth MacFarlane

"" kicked off the 38th season with as host and as musical guest. MacFarlane, who has developed "" and "" among others, delivered a steady stream of laughters since the monologue while Ocean, who was promoting his debut album, gave a solid performance with collaborator .

MacFarlane presented what he does best, doing voices and impressions, from the characters of "Family Guy" to "Star Trek" actor to Marlon Brando. He was also doing Olympic gold medalist swimmer during ' Weekend Update. "If you hold your ear up to my ear, you can hear the ocean," MacFarlane told Meyers, adding later "It feels weird to be dry."

The other sketches were also doing the episode some justice. is back as Mitt Romney and Jay Pharoah appears for the first time as Barack Obama in a sketch about presidential candidates. Taking cue from YouTube phenomenon, "Gangnam Style" was also performed with the Korean rapper making cameo. MacFarlane only has to hit a button to make the dance appear and cheer his co-workers.

"SNL" also presented a puppet show with , a sketch about 'ds infamous conversation with an empty chair and Honey Boo Boo impersonation.

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