In a recent interview, Michael Bolton revealed that The Lonely Island initially pitched an obscenely offensive script for their collaboration on the digital short "Jack Sparrow." Bolton found the first draft of the script to be beyond vulgar and was concerned about insulting his live audience. However, after some tweaks and compromises, the sketch aired on Saturday Night Live and became a viral hit. Bolton saw a shift in his demographics and realized the importance of having fun. The article highlights the generational divide between Bolton and The Lonely Island but also emphasizes their successful collaboration.
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