Saturday Night Live delivered one other spherical of leisure for us this previous weekend. The episode, which was hosted by Bridgerton‘s Rege-Jean Page and featured musical visitor Bad Bunny, had loads of authentic sketches for viewers to take pleasure in. Nonetheless, one second, specifically, is grabbing Nightmare Before Christmas followers’ consideration.
This weekend, Pete Davidson channeled his inside Jack Skellington in a hilarious new sketch Tim Burton followers can’t appear to cease speaking about. As nicely, the comic additionally revealed one more reason why he’s getting his tattoos eliminated.
Though Saturday Evening Dwell has been plagued with current controversies surrounding that Weekend Update joke and Phoebe Bridgers‘ debut performance, the NBC present went on as deliberate this previous weekend.
Over time, Pete Davidson has delivered some hysterical performances on the long-lasting present including that impersonation of his BFF Machine Gun Kelly. As nicely, we will’t neglect when Davidson and MGK literally fell off of the SNL stage together final month.
Now, it seems like Davidson has caught the eye of Nightmare Earlier than Christmas followers. This weekend, the King Of Staten Island star channeled his inside Jack Skellington in a brand new expertise present sketch.
Throughout the episode, Davidson debuted his expertise of getting “lengthy skinny ass legs like Jack Skellington.” Carrying a dressing up precisely like Skellington, Davidson briefly broke character whereas displaying off his particular expertise to Saturday Evening Dwell viewers. In the long run, his character’s distinctive expertise earned him the official Mr. Rooster Legs crown.
We stan Denise Poots. And these males with tiny skinny legs. pic.twitter.com/HJxm2l9bak
— Saturday Evening Dwell – SNL (@nbcsnl) February 21, 2021
His look within the sketch didn’t go unnoticed. After its debut on Saturday, many Tim Burton followers shared their opinions on social media.
i would like Pete Davidson to placed on his Jack Skellington costume and dance round in my kitchen with me whereas we bake brownies and sing Driver’s License by Olivia Rodrigo
that’s it thx🥰🥰
— lucy (@glitterylouis_) February 21, 2021
I by no means knew I wanted Pete Davidson in a Jack Skellington costume till it was handed to me on SNL final evening
— Lexie ☀️ (@lexa_thompson) February 21, 2021
Pete Davidson Jack Skellington… Iconic… I like it… #SNL
— Matteo Boyd (@matteo_boyd) February 21, 2021
pete davidson as jack skellington for the rooster legs contest yup yup that’s my thought of a great saturday evening
— em ☆ the public sale period w dani!! (@emlohamora) February 21, 2021
— Matt (@MattW2001) February 21, 2021
Pete Davidson as Jack Skellington will now play in my head on a loop for the foreseeable future. pic.twitter.com/rNByd8iqvC
— Barbara (@barbelgeuse) February 21, 2021
Together with this, Davidson opened up extra about his choice to get his tattoos eliminated on Saturday Evening Dwell. Late final yr, he confirmed he was in the process of getting his ink lasered off so he may tackle extra performing roles. Throughout this week’s Weekend Replace, Davidson made enjoyable of his tattoos whereas additionally revealing one more reason why he’s getting them eliminated.
“I noticed an image of myself with out a shirt and I appear to be a toddler went to jail,” he says. “I appear to be I’m carrying a shiv however solely to poke open a Capri-Solar.”
What are your reactions to Pete Davidson as Jake Skellington? Are you stunned he’s getting his tattoos eliminated? Tell us within the feedback under.