Make them laugh. Pete Davidson joked about missing rehearsal for the 74th annual Primetime Emmy Awards while presenting the trophy for Outstanding Comedy Series.
“This mic is damn short. I didn’t come to the rehearsal,” said the 28-year-old King of Staten Island — said the star during the awards ceremony on Monday, September 12. “It’s funny because it’s like SNLbecause Kenan [Thompson]does all the work and I refuse to say what the writers want.”
The New York native also admitted to his ex Saturday night life performance of a colleague on the set.
“Before I say anything, I just want to say how about saying hello to Kenan Thompson?” he said to the applause of the audience. “This guy has been in the zone for the last 30 years just making us smile, nothing but a net and he is an absolute treasure. I’m honored to call him a friend, it’s really cool.”
Dressed in a gray collared shirt, matching gray pants and white sunglasses, Davidson joked about not having an Emmy before presenting the award. Ted Lasso.
“The Emmys are so prestigious that even a nomination for one of them can be the pinnacle of an acting career … I guess,” he joked.
The comedian made headlines last month when his high-profile relationship with Kim Kardashian ended. The duo had been together for less than a year when they announced their split.
“Pete is now focused on himself and his career and is trying to make himself happy,” the source said. Us weeklyy in August. “He has a huge career ahead of him and he has a ton of iron at the fire post.SNL“.
The insider added that Davidson and the Kardashian star, 41, “remain friends.” Install it actor currently focused on work.
“He has an extremely ambitious streak. Pete wants to continue his stand-up comedy, challenge himself with new acting roles,” the source said.
Kardashian, for her part, spoke positively of her ex-boyfriend after the breakup.
“He’s cute,” she said of SNL alum while talking to Mel OttenbergChief Editor Interview Log, earlier this month. “He’s literally such a good person, they don’t like him anymore. I’m excited about what he came up with.”
Prior to his relationship with the founder of KKW Beauty, Davidson was briefly engaged to Ariana Grande in 2018. He was also associated with Margaret Qualley, Kate Beckinsale, Kazzi David as well as Carly Aquilino.