An Avenger’s job is rarely carried out… even when she’s taking trip to host Saturday Night time Stay.
Scarlett Johansson, aka Marvel superhero Black Widow, kicked off her sixth time internet hosting the NBC sketch establishment with a monologue that noticed her reunite with Tweezil, her previous Elf on the Shelf performed by Aidy Bryant. However poor Tweezil all of a sudden began disintegrating, together with forged members Mikey Day and Beck Bennett. Uh-oh, appears to be like like Avengers villain Thanos snapped his fingers and worn out half the inhabitants once more — and Johansson wasn’t ready: “I left my Black Widow costume within the automobile!”
Extra forged members disappeared, however Pete Davidson wasn’t certainly one of them: “I simply assume it’s a kind of weeks the place Pete doesn’t present up,” Cecily Robust cracked backstage. (Johansson’s real-life fiancé Colin Jost was positive, too, however Johansson ignored him: “I’m just a bit targeted on Thanos proper now.”) Kenan Thompson arrived because the eyepatch-wearing Nick Fury — or “Sam Jackson,” as Johansson known as him — and pointed her within the course of the actual wrongdoer.
It was Davidson, who giggled backstage whereas carrying Thanos’ Infinity Stone-studded glove: “I gotta cease getting excessive and shopping for stuff on eBay.” After a scolding from Johansson, Davidson snapped his fingers once more and introduced everybody again, and the total forged joined her onstage, the place she known as Jost “the love of my life” (aw!) and gave him an enormous kiss.
Watch the Avengers-themed monologue above, and examine again on Sunday morning for a whole recap of the episode.