"Really?" she asks, excited. "Oh my god, which ones?"
After an uncomfortably awkward silence, Moynihan offers the only thing he can think of: "Uh… Big Zit Cindy."
"Oh my god! I can't believe you remember, thank you so much," the Veep star gushes as Moynihan lets out a sigh of relief before they both re-enact the character's catchphrase: "This ain't a small zit, this is a BIG zit!"
Despite the fact that is sounds like they made that character up for this joke, it was a real character the actress played during her tenure from 1982 to 1985. What can we say? It was a weird decade for SNL.
Since leaving the sketch show, the 55-year-old actress has gone on to star in three successful TV series, winning seven Emmys and a Golden Globe.
Louis-Dreyfus will join musical guest Nick Jonas when she hosts an all-new SNLthis Saturday at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT on NBC.