SNL Recap: This Show Gets Better When Dan Levy Is Hosting


Dan Levy hosted Saturday Evening Stay’s second episode of 2021 this weekend, with musical visitor Phoebe Bridgers (who confused one Brooklyn dad by smashing a guitar). Unsurprisingly — given the masterwork that’s Schitt’s Creek — it was among the best episodes of latest reminiscence.

The Tremendous Bowl Pre-game Present Chilly Open featured host James “No, Not That One” Brown (Kenan Thompson) alongside 4 different hosts (as a result of that is how sports activities exhibits do it!) reacting to this yr’s massive advertisements, which had been all reacting to the previous yr’s massive moments (“We should at all times try for equality and we should at all times attain for Cheez-Its”). Aidy Bryant additionally exhibits up, taking part in each Kansas Metropolis Chiefs coach Andy Reid and Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians.

For his first ever SNL Monologue, host Dan Levy gave a tour of SNL’s COVID-safe backstage house, earlier than recognizing his dad Eugene supporting him from the sidelines in a particular quarantine field. Enjoyable reality from HuffPo: “Eugene Levy was to be a co-host with John Sweet in a 1985 episode that was pulled due to a writers strike. He and Sweet did a fast promo with Billy Crystal on the time plugging the episode that was by no means made.”

Levy’s mother, Deborah Divine, fired off this good tweet in help of her son:

In Common Tram, a tour information (Mikey Day) works alongside his new caffeine-fueled trainee (Dan Levy) and issues get awkward fast:

In Zillow — one of the best and most relatable sketch of the night time — a business advertises the sexiest web site on the web,

On Weekend Replace, anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che go over the week’s information, and welcome Lowell Fitzroy (Mikey Day) and Janet Noonan (Heidi Gardner) to speak about some kids they cancelled. The TwinsTheNewTrend twins (Kenan Thompson, Chris Redd) additionally drop by to react to some in style tunes they’ve by some means by no means heard.

In Scorching Rattling, two Broadway-loving bartenders (Dan Levy, Cecily Robust) placed on a manufacturing of a soccer track for purchasers (Kenan Thompson, Beck Bennett, Alex Moffat, Ego Nwodim).

In Marriage ceremony Associates, two friends (Dan Levy, Kate McKinnon) attempt to cease a bride (Ego Nwodim) from saying “I do.”

It Will get Higher brings collectively some voices of the LGBTQ+ neighborhood (portrayed by Dan Levy, Kate McKinnon, Bowen Yang, Punkie Johnson) to speak about the way it (principally) will get higher (except there’s an iguana).

In Tremendous Bowl Pod, a gaggle of unmasked buddies (Dan Levy, Beck Bennett, Kyle Mooney, Chris Redd, Heidi Gardner) hang around indoors and marvel why instances are spreading. Watch til the tip for a McKinnon-as-Fauci look.

A BET present, Lifting Our Voices hosted by Dr. Jeremiah Thibodeau (Kenan Thompson), dives into the Black neighborhood’s “white allies.”

Males’s Cosmetics, a business for an EXTREME line of males’s make-up merchandise, was lower for time:

Phoebe Bridgers carried out “Kyoto” and “I Know The Finish.”

We did not get a Schitt’s Creek sketch, however that is spot on: