SNL Recap: Pete Davidson Nails Cuomo Reaction To Nursing Home Scandal


Saturday Evening Stay’s newest episode was delightfully bizarre at instances, that includes first-time host Regé-Jean Web page and musical visitor Unhealthy Bunny (who turned up in some sketches, as properly). Whereas the highlights had been within the music-driven sketches, fairly positive this episode additionally introduced us the primary time Governor Andrew Cuomo was portrayed on the present throughout the pandemic (and presumably ever) — we’ll see if this places an finish to their stay viewers exhibits.

The Chilly Open featured Britney Spears (Chloe Fineman) internet hosting her speak present “Oops You Did It Once more,” which noticed Ted Cruz (Aidy Bryant), Governor Andrew Cuomo (Pete Davidson) and Gina Carano (Cecily Robust) cease by to apologize. This wasn’t the one time Cuomo’s nursing dwelling scandal was addressed throughout the episode, however it’s the solely time the writers captured the governor’s relationship with Mayor Invoice de Blasio so completely: “That chicken bitch son of a.. what did that chicken bitch say about me… I’ll bury him within the tallest grave this metropolis has ever seen, I will rent a hobo to Rick Moranis him so arduous he’ll assume he is again in Common Pre-Okay.”

The Monologue had Regé-Jean Web page largely heading off the ladies of SNL who, like everybody else on the earth, have been seduced by his character on Bridgerton.

Loco ft. Unhealthy Bunny was a spotlight of the night time, that includes a girl (Ego Nwodim) who has misplaced her goddamn thoughts as she hits that pandemic wall we’re all very aware of at this level. I will be performing this in my residence alongside my vegetation later this afternoon.

Actor’s Highlight TV host (Ego Nwodim) welcomes Kingsley Ben-Adir (Regé-Jean Web page), Daniel Kaluuya (Chris Redd) and Ice Dice (Kenan Thompson).

In the Job Interview, a person (Regé-Jean Web page) exhibits his portfolio in an try to land an promoting job, finally profitable the boss (Beck Bennett) over with a “mic drop” thought.

Weekend Replace with Michael Che and Colin Jost took on Cruz and Cuomo (“who appears to be like like all three Goodfellas directly”), and featured Pete Davidson delivering some strong jokes as himself, and Jessie Raunch (Heidi Gardner) trying to debate meals insecurity and her mutual assist group.

Sea Shanty was a nod to the TikTok development (which I can not additional elaborate on as a result of I am good with simply Twitter and Instagram, thanks). The sketch options an aspiring sailor (Andrew Dismukes) who’s questioning becoming a member of a whaling crew (Regé-Jean Paul, Unhealthy Bunny, Kenan Thompson, Kyle Mooney, Kate McKinnon, Chris Redd, Bowen Yang, Beck Bennett Alex Moffat Mikey Day) after listening to their sea shanties.

The Grocery Rap brings collectively a trio (Beck Bennett, Kyle Mooney, Andrew Dismukes) simply making an attempt to go viral by making a rap in a grocery retailer with out masks on throughout a pandemic.

Let’s Say Grace options two households (Regé-Jean Web page, Kenan Thompson, Aidy Bryant, Beck Bennett, Heidi Gardner, Chris Redd, Ego Nwodim, Andrew Dismukes, Punkie Johnson) one-upping one another on saying grace.

Drivers License was one other spotlight, that includes some guys taking part in pool in a bar (Regé-Jean Web page, Kenan Thompson, Beck Bennett, Pete Davidson, Alex Moffat, Mikey Day, Bowen Yang) whereas bonding over the tune “Drivers License” by Olivia Rodrigo and providing at-times reductive commentary on some beloved feminine songwriters.

We weren’t getting by this and not using a Bridgerton intercourse sketch, and Bridgerton Intimacy Coordinator (that includes Pete Davidson, Mikey Day, Regé-Jean Web page and Chloe Fineman) did the trick.

Mr. Rooster Legs Pageant is hosted on the notorious Cecil Resort (as seen on Netflix) and has males competing for the skinniest legs in America.

Unhealthy Bunny carried out “La Noche de Anoche” ft. Rosalía (Twitter has declared this one to be “steamy“) and “Te Deseo lo Mejor.”

Developing subsequent week, Nick Jonas x 2: