The ‘SNL’ season opening monologue additionally served as a Wilson household reunion, because the host introduced his two brothers alongside and so they have been proven within the viewers!
Owen Wilson, 52, hosted the season 47 premiere of Saturday Evening Dwell! The Wedding ceremony Crashers actor introduced the laughs and his household off the highest together with his hilarious opening monologue. Owen talked about how fantastic it was to host the primary present of season 47. “It’s fantastic to be right here round individuals once more! I’ve bought my two brothers right here,” he mentioned, as his older and youthful brothers Andrew, 57, and Luke, 50, have been proven sitting within the viewers!
Aside from his brothers, Owen additionally had a fairly good self-deprecating joke about his household life. “My dad all the time mentioned he was the constitution member of the 3-7-9-0 membership: 3 sons, 7 excessive colleges, 9 schools, zero levels, and it was fairly beneficiant of my dad to place it like that, as a result of my brothers solely went to 1 highschool and school every,” he mentioned to a lot laughter! Aside from joking about his household, he additionally joked about his personal profession, and inspired the viewers to “sit back” and benefit from the present!
Fan have been ready for years for the Dallas native to host SNL! The funnyman made has beforehand made one cameo on the lengthy operating collection in 2016 when he reprised his iconic character Hansel from Zoolander alongside Ben Stiller, 55, for “Weekend Replace.” The looks was unforgettable, proper all the way down to his inexperienced sweater and scarf combo. Owen first appeared as Hansel because the 2001 movie a few well-known male mannequin brainwashed to kill the Prime Minister of Malaysia. The film has since change into a cult basic.
It seems Owen hasn’t hosted SNL for one private cause: nerves! “I get actually nervous with public talking. I’ve by no means finished any of these graduation addresses or Saturday Evening Dwell simply because I get too nervous,” he defined on a hike to pal Kevin Nealon in a YouTube video. “I really feel prefer it all the time provides me a little bit of panic of, oh, are you going to have the fitting tie? The place is the cumberbund and cuff hyperlinks? It simply appears somewhat nerve-wracking,” he additionally mentioned.
The actor has appeared in a number of promos forward of the present alongside musical visitor Kacey Musgraves, 33 — who additionally hails from Texas. “Hello, my identify is Owen Wilson and I’m internet hosting Saturday Evening Dwell with musical visitor Kacey Musgraves,” he mentioned whereas standing on in Studio 8H. “Fellow Texan!” Kacey quipped again. “All the things is greater in Texas…so are the burgers greater, too?” Kenan Thompson hilariously requested again. “Will depend on who’s making them,” Owen defined, whereas Kacey mentioned she makes them “the scale of her fist.”