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Selena Gomez, Kieran Culkin Cameo in ‘Father of the Bride’ Sequel Spoof on ‘SNL’

Succession‘s Kieran Culkin and Only Murders within the Building‘s Selena Gomez popped into the newest episode of Saturday Night Live for a Father of the Bride reunion.

Steve Martin and Martin Short each hosted the Dec. 10 present, which noticed the comedic duo reprise their iconic characters, George Banks and marriage ceremony planner Franck Eggelhoffer, respectively, in a bit that riffed on the movie and franchise sequels.

Culkin returned as a grown Matty Banks, whereas SNL castmembers took the household’s different varied roles, together with Chloe Fineman impersonating Diane Keaton in her position of mom Nina Banks and Heidi Gardner because the titular bride Annie, initially performed by Kimberly Williams-Paisley. Bowen Yang additionally starred within the sketch, showing as Howard Weinstein, second-in-command to Short’s Eggelhoffer — a job originated by BD Wong.

Returning to 24 Maple Dr., the Banks household is gearing up for yet one more marriage ceremony for Annie, who’s now 52 in Father of the Bride: Part 8. The imagined sequel follows Annie “three decades and seven divorces later,” as she opens her coronary heart to the potential of marriage but once more.

In typical trend, Martin’s George is dragging his ft, although this time it is likely to be simpler to know why. “Annie, what makes you think I can afford another Nancy Meyers-style wedding?” he gasped. “I’m financially drained!”

“But daddy, I’m your little girl,” Gardner’s Annie whines earlier than Martin snaps again, “You’re 52! Your mom started driving Lyft to pay for your last wedding.”

It’s rapidly revealed {that a} shrimp tower and performances by Nicki Minaj had been included in earlier weddings, ceremonies orchestrated by none aside from Yang’s Weinstein and Short’s Eggelhoffer, who remains to be utilizing his signature and unintelligible accent.

“That’s right, Martin Short is back as the beloved wedding planner Franck doing an accent that I think is still OK,” the sketch’s voiceover says. “Let’s all agree it’s still OK.”

Culkin and Gomez make their appearances quickly after, with the Succession star’s voiceover introduction hilariously acknowledging that audiences possible forgot the actor was within the movie, however that it’s OK. “Did you forget that Kieran Culkin is in this movie? So did we, and so did he. But he was, and now he’s on Succession, so good for him.”

Gomez, who crashed Martin and Short’s monologue earlier within the evening, finally makes an look as Annie’s marriage ceremony performer. “How much is she gonna cost me,” Martin asks earlier than Gomez casually responds “$1.8 million easy.”

But it’s a value Martin’s George is keen to pay for his “little girl — my menopausal little girl,” he joked. 

This article initially appeared on The Hollywood Reporter.



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