“I’m Kim Kardashian West and it’s so nice to be right here tonight,” the Holding Up With the Kardashians alum, 40, started her opening monologue on Saturday, October 9. “I do know, I’m shocked to see me right here too.”
Kardashian donned a pink velvet jumpsuit with hooked up gloves and lengthy, glowing earrings for the SNL monologue, the place she roasted her complete household: together with her sisters, her estranged husband, Caitlyn Jenner and her mom’s longtime boyfriend, Corey Gamble.
“I’m excited to be right here tonight to indicate you guys that I’m a lot greater than only a fairly face and good hair and nice make-up and superb boobs and an ideal butt,” she continued. “Mainly, I’m simply a lot greater than that reference picture my sisters present their plastic surgeons.”
Subsequent up, the truth TV star took a dig at Gamble, 40, who began relationship Kris Jenner in 2014.
“However the one factor I’m actually happy with is that nobody may ever name me a gold digger,” Kim mentioned throughout her monologue. “Truthfully, I’m undecided the way you even turn into one. So I requested my mother’s boyfriend, Corey.”
The Skims mogul then used her platform to elucidate her quest for justice, as impressed by her late father Robert Kardashian’s authorized occupation.
“I credit score him with actually opening up my eyes to racial injustice,” she defined earlier than referencing his former shopper. “It’s due to him that I met my first Black particular person. Wish to take a stab in the dead of night at who it was? I do know it’s form of bizarre to recollect the primary Black particular person you met, however O.J. [Simpson] does go away a mark. Or a number of. Or none in any respect, I nonetheless don’t know!”
Subsequent, the aspiring lawyer poked enjoyable at her estranged husband, eight months after submitting for divorce from the 44-year-old rapper.
“I’ve been very blessed on this life and I’m grateful for all the pieces,” Kim continued. “Truthfully, all of the ups [and] all of the downs. I married the very best rapper of all time. Not solely that, he’s the richest Black man in America: A gifted, legit genius who gave me 4 unbelievable youngsters. So once I divorced him, you need to realize it got here right down to only one factor: his persona.”
She continued, “I do know that sounds imply, however individuals hold telling me that comedy comes from reality and if there’s one factor I at all times try to be, it’s real.”
Earlier within the day, the wonder mogul was noticed with the “Heartless” performer as they exited the identical New York Metropolis resort. Kim donned a pink, full-length coat and matching gloves, whereas West sported an all-black ensemble as he walked behind her. The pair then bought into the identical automobile as they left the venue, in accordance with images obtained by E! Information.
In February, the KKW Magnificence founder — who shares kids North, 8, Saint, 5, Chicago, 3, and Psalm, 2, with West — divorce after six years of marriage. In August, an insider revealed to Us Weekly that “Kim is deeply conflicted about what her future and the children might be with out Kanye” after pulling the plug on their marriage.
The Skims creator’s SNL internet hosting announcement initially raised some eyebrows. “Why Kim Kardashian?” Debra Messing tweeted on September 22. “I imply, I do know she is a cultural icon, however SNL has hosts, usually, who’re performers who’re there to advertise a movie, TV present, or album launch. Am I lacking one thing?”
Nonetheless, many got here to the Zoolander 2 actress’ protection, together with her mother Kris Jenner, who shared the SNL announcement by way of Instagram, writing, “Kim’s internet hosting SNL on October 9!! Can’t await this!! Be sure you guys all tune in! @nbcsnl @kimkardashian #SNL.”
Whereas Kim’s Saturday look marked her first time on the sequence, her relationship with the Yeezy designer has been joke fodder on the present for years. In 2014, former solid member Nasim Pedrad recalled being confronted by the aspiring lawyer for her impression of her. “At one level she was like, ‘Do we actually sound like that?’” the Chad star, 39, mentioned on Conan, admitting she wasn’t certain find out how to reply. “I used to be like ‘… No,’ and he or she simply goes, ‘Ohhh, good!’ She was so candy!”
West, for his half, has appeared as a musical visitor on the present seven instances however has by no means hosted.
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