KIM’S joke about her divorce from Kanye West and “kiss” with Pete Davidson drew huge ratings for her Saturday Night Live debut.
According to Deadline, Saturday’s show drew a 3.8 household live + same day rating in the 44 metered local markets and 1.6 in 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters, which was up from this season’s premiere with Owen Wilson and Kacey Musgraves.
“That’s why I am running for… just kidding guys, I’m not running for president. We can’t have three failed musicians in the family.
“I married the best rapper of all time. Not to mention the richest black person in America.
“We also have four amazing kids, which is why when I divorced him, it came to just one thing, his personality.”
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WHAT SKITS DID KIM DO ON SNL?
Kim participated in several different skits during her appearance.
For instance, she played a television judge on a spinoff of The People’s Court, and in another skit, she portrayed a co-host of a local news channel’s lottery reading.
She also acted as Disney’s Princess Jasmine alongside Pete Davidson’s Aladdin.
THE PEOPLE’S KOURT SKIT, CONTINUED
People’s Kourt also featured other familiar faces to the Kardashian family.
Though they were all actors and not the real stars, Kanye West made an appearance alongside Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox – who swapped tongues during the segment.
The show referenced OJ Simpson when Kenan Thompson played the infamous athlete.
KIM PLAYS POWERBALL POWER GIRL ON SNL
Another character of the evening Kim Kardashian played was a co-host of a local news channel’s lottery reading.
She had the honor of being the person to read out the Powerball numbers with Kenan Thompson and Aidy Bryant as the local co-anchors.
Instead of playing with usual numbers, the game was played with objects, including various loaves of bread.
However, things took a dark turn when the last reading included severed fingers and “lots of blood” seemingly coming from a repairman.
KIM K BOOSTS SNL RATINGS
Saturday Night Live got a ratings bump from having Kim Kardashian as a host.
The episode was up from last week’s season premiere, with host Owen Wilson and musical guest Kacey Musgraves, Deadline reported.
DID KIM HOST SNL BEFORE?
Kim Kardashian West hosted episode 2 of SNL, which was on October 9, 2021.
It was her first time hosting the show.
Kim is best known for her show Keeping Up With The Kardashians.
“She’s both nervous and thrilled,” a source told People Magazine on October 6.
“It’s a huge deal for her. She takes the hosting gig very seriously.”
WHAT IS KIM’S NET WORTH?
Kim’s net worth is estimated to be $1.4billion, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Along with her income from reality television, most of her wealth is brought in by her KKW beauty company and SKIMS clothing brand.
KANYE NOT UPSET BY KISS
A source told The Sun that Kanye was “completely fine” with Kim and Pete’s kiss during their skit on Saturday Night Live.
The insider claimed: “Kanye has no hurt feelings whatsoever about Kim kissing Pete Davidson.
“She told him about it before the show and he thought it was really funny.”
KRIS CHEERS ON HER DAUGHTER
Kris Jenner cheered on Kim last weekend.
Khloe shared backstage pics with her mom at SNL.
KHLOE CHEERS ON KIM
Khloe cheered on her sister as she also appeared on SNL on Saturday.
Fans loved the Bachelorette spoof during Kim’s episode.
Check out this behind the scenes video of Kim rushing to change into her next outfit.
FANS WORRY ABOUT KARDASHIANS AFTER KIM’S MONOLOGUE
Fans hilariously worried about how the Kardashian clan would respond to her scathing monologue.
CRITICS SLAM THE FIRST-TIME HOST
Many people were confused by the choice and slammed Kim hosting.
FANS PRAISE WRITERS
Fans praised the SNL writers who wrote Kim’s jokes.
CHLOE AND PETE AS KOURTNEY AND MGK
Chloe Fineman and Pete Davidson appeared in one of Kim’s sketches as Kourtney’s famous friend Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly.
AIDY POSTS STILL FROM COSTCO SKETCH
Aidy Bryant shared a photo from her Costco sketch with Kim and Bowen Yang.
Watch Kim’s monologue where she made some scathing jokes about her family and ex-husband.
Before the show, Aidy Bryant posted this TikTok slowly turning into Kim K.
KIM AND AIDY
Watch Kim and Aidy Bryant switch lives for a day.
Kim released her own beauty line, called KKW Beauty, in 2017.
Later that year, she released a fragrance line.
It has been reported that KKW Beauty is Kim’s biggest moneymaker.
LADIES NIGHT OUT SKETCH
The women of SNL take Kim out on the town in this sketch but can they party like they used to?
Kim poked fun at her shapewear brand Skims with a sketch all about shapewear for dogs.