Pierre Davidson is comfortable with his appearance, including when he wore a dress.
During the “weekend update” segment of Saturday Night LiveAt the Season 47 premiere, the actor mocked his 2021 Met Gala look while stating that he “can’t believe” he was back on the NBC show. Davidson, 27, made his debut at the annual elite fashion event wearing a black dress and black-trimmed white blazer, both by Thom Browne.
“It’s a cool dress,” he said on SNL. “I looked like James Bond in a quinceañera. I looked like one of three blind mice sold with fentanyl.”
Davidson continued, “The truth is, I already wear a dress or paint my nails sometimes just because I like to make my uncles uncomfortable… when my uncle Steve saw it, he went. said, “Hey, I don’t understand but whatever makes you happy, okay? You are always welcome in my house.
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Davidson confirmed as “Weekend Update” co-host Colin Jost that his uncle was afraid people would think he was gay just because he was wearing a dress. He then showed a back photo of his uncle at his age sporting long hair.
“He’s my uncle,” he said, “who worries that I look gay. Meanwhile, he grew up in the 80s, who is sort of the most gay generation and most homophobic of all time. “
Pete had also made fun of his Met Gala look on the actual event, telling reporters he looked like a “sl-tty little nun.” He also said he chose to wear sunglasses so his guests “can’t see me looking at them.”
At the Met Gala, the SNL the star also wore vintage Fred Leighton jewelry as a tribute to her late father Scott Davidson, a firefighter who died on September 11, and other victims of the attacks.
In “Weekend Update”, Pete wore a t-shirt with a photo of another person that inspired him: Norm MacDonald. The comedian and former colleague SNL The star died aged 61 in September after battling cancer. “Weekend Update,” which the star used to host, also graced him with a clip of some of his funniest moments in the segment.
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