Pete Davidson’s ‘SNL’ return canceled due to writers’ strike


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so much for Pete Davidsonhas a big comeback Saturday night Live as a host. As reported on May 2, 2023 Diversitythe entire comedy sketch show went “dark” amid a writers’ strike led by the Writers Guild of America (WGA). king of staten island The star, 29, was set return to the show which made him a household name. This will be his first time hosting the show, an honor bestowed upon celebrities of merit – and often distinguished alumni from the show itself. lil uzi vert was scheduled as the musical guest for the 6 May show, and Pete’s planned appearance directly coincided with the 4 May release. Peacock Series Bupkis,

Pete Davidson and Colin Jost
Pete Davidson appears on Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update segment with Colin Jost. (Will Heath/NBC)

In any case, the comedian doesn’t look too disheartened. he was seen last night met gala monday rub shoulders With a very famous ex – Kim Kardashianwhom he took same event as last year, After the couple split nine months ago in August of 2022, Pete began a series of flings, including one with Emily Ratajkowski, before settling down, at least for now, with body body body co-star chase needle miracle,

but that was Pete’s breakup with the show It really hit the headlines in May of 2022. In an emotional letter, the actor detailed what his eight seasons snl meant for him. “I was 20 when I got the show and had no idea what I was doing,” he wrote in part of the letter shared via dave sires (who co-wrote king of staten island with Pete, “I still don’t but especially back then. I wasn’t really a sketch artist, I was just a stand up.

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Pete attends the Met Gala on May 1, 2023 in New York. (Carl Timpone/

He continued to express deep gratitude for the experience. “I owe it to Lorne Michaels and everyone snl my life,” he wrote. “I am so grateful and I would not be here without them. I appreciate you guys for always supporting me and standing up for me, even when it wasn’t popular opinion. Thank you for always believing in me and standing by my side, even when it sounds ridiculous. Thank you for teaching me the values ​​of life, how to grow up and giving me memories that will last a lifetime. snl my house is.