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J.J. Abrams, Anderson Cooper and More Hit with Salmon for Skit

J.J. Abrams, Anderson Cooper and More Hit with Salmon for Skit

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Filmmaker J.J. Abrams took a break from making the new Star Wars film last week to star in a fish-flying skit for comedian John Oliver’s show Last Week Tonight With John Oliver.

The British comic was covering a news report about salmon transportation and decided to shoot fake fish from a gun.

Soap stars and fellow TV personalities Jimmy Fallon, David Letterman, Jon Stewart and Anderson Cooper all appeared in the skit and were hit by fish, as was The Simpsons’ Homer Simpson in an animated segment and Tom Hanks, who was recording a public service announcement.

But Oliver outdid himself when Abrams was hit by a salmon as he chatted with robot R2-D2 on the Star Wars: Episode VII film set.

The disgusted director stormed off saying, “I quit. I can’t work like this!”

Last Week With John Oliver aired on Sunday night.

Let us know which celeb you’d love to see take a fish to the face in the comments below!

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Jasmine Alyce Jasmine is the Associate Editor/Reporter for FanBolt. She’s been obsessed with pop culture and entertainment news since the olden days of MTV’s ‘TRL’ and graduated in 2009 with her BA in Journalism. She’s a huge horror and sci-fi/fantasy fan and her favorite shows include: American Horror Story, Game of Thrones, Pretty Little Liars, Doctor Who, Bates Motel, Once Upon A Time and Scandal, to name a few.

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