‘SNL’s Weekend Update Gives Exiting Cast Members Aidy Bryant & Pete Davidson The Last Laugh

tonight’s SNL saw the season finale Weekend UpdateAnchors Colin Jost and Michael Che are saying goodbye to longtime cast members Eddie Bryant And Pete Davidson,

stop by update Bryant was the first to reprise his role as trends forecaster alongside Bowen Yang, who kicked off his appearance with a segment on what’s inside and out, speaking of Summer Fruit.

“In: with the grape seed,” said Yang.

“In: Cherry tying stems from tongue to impress for sex,” Bryant said.

“In: Watermelon Sugar, singYang added.

“navel orange!” Yang and Bryant said in unison.

“Navel orange, Eve!” Yang joked. “Why do you have a belly button? You’re a fruit!”

“What’s Next? Honeydews With C-section Scars?” dead bryant. “Navel orange, go to bed, bitch!”

After discussing Greeting Trends, forecasters got a segment on Time Trends, indicating Bryant was imminent. SNL Departure.

“In: 10 good years,” Bryant said.

“In: I couldn’t have done this without a friend,” Yang said, dropping his character as he was struck by emotion.

“And, wow!! Look who’s back!” Bryant said.

“It’s navel orange! We love you, girl,” said Yang.

After Che thought aloud what was going to happen in the future, Bryant told her, “There’s something new… my best people are kissing me,” and was later kissed on the cheek by Yang and Che.https://youtu.be/QZvClZxlkYE

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final finish update The season’s Davidson, who said hello to Jost, Che, “and millions of people are watching just to see if I bring in Kanye.”

When Jost noted that Davidson is having “an odd year,” the exiting cast members agreed. “I never thought this would be my life. I mean, look at me when I started here,” he said, bringing up a photo from 2014. “At the time, I was just a skinny kid and no one knew what race I was in. And now, everyone knows I’m white because I became extremely successful and at the same time barely looked at work. .

Davidson joked that, turning to today, he’s aging “like an old banana,” while Jost “still looks like the only Kennedy who doesn’t drink.”

After thanking Davidson for the praise, Jost asked if he was “officially” leaving.

“Yes Man. [Producer] lorne [Michaels] accidentally gifted me a sock, so I’m free,” Davidson jokingly referred to Dobby the Elf. harry potter fame.

“Has much changed since you started here?” asked Jost.

“A lot has changed. In three years, Fox News called me a monster for mocking Congressman Dan Crenshaw’s eyeballs.” as well Making fun of Dan Crenshaw’s iPatch,” Davidson explained. “Tucker Carlson calls him ‘iPatch McCain.’ In a disgrace he’s two giants. Jeez, Colin. Your dad is a dick!”

When Jost explained that he was, in fact, not related to Carlson, Davidson continued his discussion of Fox News. “In fairness … that’s what I originally said, because apparently it still bothers me, what I was saying SNL Tradition,” he said, as an image of Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars popped up on the screen. “On the one hand, I don’t like that people think they can just run on stage and kill a comedian. But on the other hand, I know all my shows will sell out now.”

Jost then wondered aloud whether Davidson would miss anything SNL,

“Oh yes. Lorne, for sure. He is amazing,” Davidson said. “He has led us through the Covid era, even though he only wears a mask once” eyes wide Shut parties.”

According to Davidson, Michaels also gives the “best” advice. “This is all true advice Lorne has given me. I’ll never forget it. I called her when I got engaged,” shared Davidson. “I said, ‘Lorne, after I’ve been dating for two weeks’ engaged to Ariana Grande,’ and he added, ‘Oh! Wait for dear life.’ He has told the truth.”

Davidson also remembered when he auditioned for SNLMichaels looked into his eyes and said, “I don’t think you’re right for this show. So, let’s screw this together.”

“That’s exactly what we did, and that’s why people who think I don’t deserve this job shouldn’t hate me, because we have a lot in common. If anything, I hope that literally anyone can turn on saturday night liveDavidson said. “Seriously, you see a guy smoking a cigarette outside at 2 a.m. 7/11? He’s not some meth head. He’s the next Pete Davidson.”

When Jost told Davidson he would be missed, Davidson replied, “Oh, thanks Colin. I know it says on your cue card. You’re like a big brother to me, the way my mom opened up.” basically loves you more than she loves me.” He added that he would always appreciate SNL for giving her a pat on the back, even when others didn’t, and for allowing her to “work” [himself] and move on.”

Davidson said in the finale, “Thank you Lorne for never giving me up or judging me,” Davidson said in the closing, “and for believing in me and allowing me a place that I can call home. I will last a lifetime with memories.

russian dollof Natasha Lyonne hosted tonight’s episode, with the Japanese breakfast musical served as a guest. Also exiting the Tonight Show were longtime actors Kate McKinnon and Kyle Mooney. Will update this story with video when deadline comes.