Of the proficient “Saturday Night time Reside” crew, Pete Davidson seems to be the largest backer of Elon Musk and is opening up about the Tesla head honcho after Musk had dinner with the solid earlier this week forward of his guest-hosting gig this weekend.
“We did not talk about it in any respect as a result of we’re all identical to … I simply do not perceive why that is the dude everybody’s so freaked out about,” Davidson mentioned throughout a Thursday look on “The Breakfast Membership” syndicated radio present of the hoopla surrounding the controversy. “I used to be like, ‘What did he do? He is identical to, a extremely rich businessman that makes, like, nerd s–t.’ I do not know. He is very nice. I am excited.”
In truth, opposite to some earlier experiences that many inside the sketch comedy crew are upset in regards to the SpaceX dreamer gracing the stage on the famed 30 Rock studio, Davidson, 27, maintained “No one that I f–k with” was amongst those that have been bothered with Musk injecting his type into the favored weekend comedy program.
The funnyman pressed that even these among the many solid have been actively attempting to smell out who the upset social gathering is.
“Everyone’s type of been like, ‘Yo, who’s the man that is so pissed off?’ ‘Trigger we’re on a bunch textual content, so we’re all identical to, ‘I do not know,'” Davidson informed the radio present co-hosted by Angela Yee, Charlamagne tha God and DJ Envy. “So, yeah, we’re all excited and actually do not perceive the controversy.”
The feedback from Davidson marked the second time in as many days the actor and humorist had voiced his personal confusion concerning the Musk state of affairs.
“What’s the massive deal?” he added, “They’re like, ‘Oh I can’t imagine that Elon Musk is internet hosting!’ And I’m like, the man that makes the earth higher, type of and makes cool issues and sends folks to Mars?”
Davidson went on to say he has no disgrace in his recreation and that when he goes out to dinner with Musk as soon as once more — alongside showrunner Lorne Michaels — after the present, he is “gonna ask him for like a Tesla or some s–t.”
On Friday, the present’s social media account teased Musk’s look with a photograph of Musk and musical visitor Miley Cyrus that includes The Child LAROI. “T O M O R R O W,” the caption reads.