“I’m Kim Kardashian West and it’s so nice to be right here tonight,” the Keeping Up With the Kardashians alum, 40, started her opening monologue on Saturday, October 9. “I do know, I’m stunned to see me right here too.”
Kardashian donned a pink velvet jumpsuit with connected 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 point out you guys that I’m a lot greater than only a fairly face and good hair and nice make-up and wonderful boobs and an ideal butt,” she continued. “Basically, I’m simply a lot greater than that reference photograph my sisters present their plastic surgeons.”
Next up, the truth TV star took a dig at Gamble, 40, who started courting Kris Jenner in 2014.
“But the one factor I’m actually pleased with is that nobody might ever name me a gold digger,” Kim stated throughout her monologue. “Honestly, I’m undecided the way you even turn out to be 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 legal career.
“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. Want to take a stab in the darkish at who it was? I do know it’s type of bizarre to recollect the primary Black particular person you met, however O.J. [Simpson] does depart a mark. Or a number of. Or none in any respect, I nonetheless don’t know!”
Next, the aspiring legal professional poked enjoyable at her estranged husband, eight months after submitting for divorce from the 44-year-old rapper.
“I’ve been very blessed in this life and I’m grateful for every part,” Kim continued. “Honestly, all of the ups [and] all of the downs. I married the perfect rapper of all time. Not solely that, he’s the richest Black man in America: A gifted, legit genius who gave me 4 unbelievable children. So once I divorced him, you need to realize it got here all the way down to only one factor: his character.”
She continued, “I do know that sounds imply, however folks maintain telling me that comedy comes from reality and if there’s one factor I at all times try to be, it’s real.”
Earlier in the day, the wonder mogul was noticed with the “Heartless” performer as they exited the identical New York City 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 received into the identical automotive as they left the venue, in line with photographs obtained by AND! News.
In February, the KKW Beauty founder — who shares youngsters 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 youngsters shall be without 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, typically, who’re performers who’re there to advertise a film, TV present, or album launch. Am I lacking one thing?”
However, many got here to the Zoolander 2 actress’ protection, together with her mother Kris Jenner, who shared the SNL announcement through Instagram, writing, “Kim’s internet hosting SNL on October 9!! Can’t look forward to this!! Make positive you guys all tune in! @nbcsnl @kimkardashian #SNL.”
While Kim’s Saturday look marked her first time on the collection, 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, stated on Conan, admitting she wasn’t positive learn how to reply. “I used to be like ‘… No,’ and she simply goes, ‘Ohhh, good!’ She was so candy!”
West, for his half, has appeared as a musical visitor on the present seven occasions however has by no means hosted.
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