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Leslie Jones is already having a great time at the Rio Olympics

She has her own Snapchat filter!


Christine Friar


Posted on Aug 11, 2016   Updated on May 26, 2021, 6:55 am CDT

Move over, Matt Lauer, NBC has a new Olympic commentator coming through.

Saturday Night Live‘s Leslie Jones has officially touched down in Rio to serve as a correspondent during the games after her livetweet of the televised events went viral this week, and she’s hit the ground running.

First things first, she has her own official Olympics Snapchat filter:

And she’s documenting her entire experience on all of her accounts: 

Jones reportedly starts her new gig Friday, though there’s no word yet on which event she’ll be tackling first.

H/T Vulture

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*First Published: Aug 11, 2016, 2:40 pm CDT