Kim Kardashian West jokes about her divorce from Kanye, sex tape and OJ Simpson in SNL hosting debut
By SEAMLESS DAILY
10 October 2021
For her monologue, Kim poked fun at her estranged husband Kanye West as she made her hosting debut on Saturday Night Live.
Kardashian West also showed her acting skills, appearing in sketches as a contestant on a reality TV dating show and a presenter on a darkly bizarre local news broadcast.
Taking to the stage in a figure-hugging pink catsuit with built in boots and gloves, she didn't hold back.
"I know, I'm surprised to see me here too," she said in her monologue.
"When they asked, I was like, 'You want me to host?
I haven't had a movie premiere in a really long time '.
actually, i only had that one movie come out and no one told me it was even premiering- it must have slipped my mom's mind."
It must 've slipped by mom's mind. '
"i'm excited to be here tonight to show you guys i'm so much more than a pretty face, and good hair, and great makeup and amazing boobs and a perfect butt.
"basically, i'm so much more than that reference photo my sisters showed their plastic surgeons."
We can't have three failed politicians in one family.
He was acquitted at the murder trial in 1995, where Kim's father Robert Kardashian was one of his lawyers.
'Want to take a stab in the dark at who it was ? '
Referencing the ongoing mystery surrounding the murders of Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman, she added : "OJ does leave mark- or several- or none at all, I still don't know."
I don't know how she saw that one coming and not Caitlyn."
At the end of the show, Kardashian West thanked her family for being "such good sports".
It was OJ Simpson, who was her father's close friend, and her dad represented the accused murderer as part of the disgraced NFL stars 'dream team' of lawyers in the 1990s.
does leave a mark, or several, or none at all.
' i married the best rapper of all time.
'The richest black man in America, a talented legit genius who gave me four incredible kids.
"So, when I divorced him, you have to know it came down to one thing- his personality.
'the one thing i'm really proud of is that no one could call me a gold digger.
So I asked my mom's boyfriend, Corey,' referring to Kris Jenner's longtime boyfriend, Corey Gamble.
10 million viewers- the previous week's episode hosted by owen wilson drew just 3.5 million viewers.
"i'm used to my 360 million followers watching my every move, i mean how many people watch snl?
tonight is a chill intimate night for me."
Kardashian said she was fortunate not to have been named 'Karen' given how the name has negative connotations nowadays.
"i'm here to announce that i'm running for ... i'm just kidding, you guys.
Fittingly, the real-life Kris joined her daughter, along with Kim's younger sister Khloé Kardashian.
Her sisters Kourtney Kardashian and Kylie and Kendall Jenner weren't part of the broadcast, though all three got parodied in a TV courtroom sketch in which Kim played her oldest sister.
Nothing was off limits for Kim Kardashian as she made her debut on Saturday Night Live.
Kim's first time hosting SNL comes after she's been a regular target on the series for years and following a week with 20-hour work days and plenty of support and advice from her estranged husband Kanye West and famous comedians.
Joking about surgery, her infamous sex tape, her divorce from Kanye West and her siblings, Kim laid into everyone she knows in a hilarious four-minute speech.
"it's weird to remember the first black person you met, but o.j.
fox news previously reported that while kim was 'nervous' about her live-tv appearance because it's a 'big challenge,' though she's 'determined to be a success. '
Kanye helped to calm her nerves with tips for her monologue and even the kinds of outfits she should wear during the broadcast.
Kim filed for divorce from the Donda rapper earlier this year, but they 've managed to keep up a strong relationship when it comes to their parenting, and she has even supported him at the listening parties for his latest album.
Notably, in the promo which SNL shared on Instagram, the KUWTK star recited her name as 'Kim Kardashian West,' retaining her Kanye's last name, which was also featured on promotional images put out by SNL Kim hosted with Halsey providing the musical entertainment.
'Oh my gosh, this crazy thought just occurred to me in this exact moment right now,' Cecily jumped in once Kim introduced Halsey.
'Should we start our own girl group ? '
The pop star firmly replied : 'Absolutely not,' with Kim adding : 'We already said 'no' when you pitched that backstage. '
'Oh, you could hear me,' Cecily replied.
' I wasn't sure because security had me in a headlock. '
Earlier in the day, Kim gave SNL's fans a rare look into her preparation when she took over the show's Instagram account.
Although she didn't appear to be focused on rehearsals for the day, she showed off multiple stunning ensembles for photoshoots.
According to TMZ, Kim got tips on making the audience laugh from standup icons Dave Chappelle, Amy Schumer, Ellen DeGeneres, Amy Wolf, and James Corden,' so it made sense that Amy appeared on the show.
they helped her nail her rhythm and comic timing, as well as giving her tips on things to mention in the monologue, which the host often collaborates on.
On Friday a source told DailyMail.com exclusively : 'Kim is really apprehensive about it and wants people there she trusts who can have her back and make her feel like this is a fun experience and not some massive hurdle. '
kim kardashian's closest family and friends made sure to put their support behind the reality star's first-ever saturday night live hosting gig.
Kim hosted the US comedy show, starring in sketches and delivering an incredibly self-deprecating opening monologue that poked plenty of fun at her famous family.
For anyone who missed it, here's Kim's monologue in full and all the people she savaged ... "Thank you, thank you guys so much.
Honestly, I'm not even sure how you become one.
Simpson was later found liable for the wrongful death and battery against Ron and of battery against Nicole in a civil trial.
The 40-year-old KUWTK star, who is being praised on social media for her surprisingly hilarious performance, was on her way to the sketch comedy show's afterparty in NYC.
'Kim just made me feel like a proud parent, look at our baby all grown up and hosting SNL and killing it..That's my girl,' one fan tweeted adoringly.
Others quoted her mother Kris Jenner to say that she 'did amazing sweetie. '
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