03/02/2014 11:32 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

'SNL': '12 Years A Slave' Auditions Must Have Been Super Awkward For White People

The film "12 Years a Slave" is up for nine Oscars this year, with several nominations going to black artists involved in the film. But "Saturday Night Live" envisions that as rigorous as the audition process likely was for those portraying slaves, the caucasian actors who wanted parts probably had to face another awkward hurdle: Being politically correct during the auditions.