It seems that not solely is Lizzo one hundred pc That Bitch, she’s additionally one hundred pc That Sketch Comic.
Doing double responsibility on this week’s Saturday Evening Stay as each musical visitor and host, the hip-hop artist proved herself greater than able to dealing with all the things that’s thrown at her.
SNL seems to have made the slot following the primary break virtually a everlasting sport present phase, which is boring, however they should be considering that if it labored for Weekend Replace…
Kenan Thompson this time round hosts “Guess That,” a quizzer with Tracy, Nicole, and Kenny (performed by Ego Nwodim, Lizzo and Chris Redd) as contestants. The place most sketches of this sort have wild or pointed inquiries to get laughs, this one rests totally on Lizzo’s Nicole, who brings all of it tumbling down along with her willfulness.
After getting a query largely flawed, then watching Kenny swoop in to select up the factors, Nicole begins grilling the host. “Mmm, I gave him half the reply, I ought to get half the cash,” she says. And it devolves from there.
“I don’t wanna play no mo’,” she deadpans when Clint (the host, whose final identify is Litoris – possibly not the subtlest gag on the planet) refuses to provide her factors. She then accuses him of gaslighting her and, earlier than too lengthy, the opposite contestants have taken Nicole’s aspect and utterly derail the present. In addition they fairly presumably put on out the batteries on the hand-held buzzers, which they every begin to use simply to blurt out something.
Just like the Lizzo everyone knows from her music and public appearances, Nicole believes in herself and it greater than keen to throw a wrench into the gears of the machine when she feels she’s been wronged. It’s a sort of chaos that could possibly be unbearable, however Lizzo oozes allure and charisma out of each pore and, when she provides Clint the aspect eye, you simply can’t be mad at her.
Watch a clip under (we’ll replace Sunday morning with full video), then grade Lizzo’s outing.
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