Selena Gomez, Kieran Culkin Cameo in Father of the Bride SNL Reunion – The Hollywood Reporter
heirby Kieran Culkin and Only murders in the buildingSelena Gomez appeared in the latest episode of Saturday Night Live for a Bride’s Father reunion.
Steve Martin and Martin Short both hosted the December 10 show, which saw the humorous duo take turns reprising their iconic characters, George Banks and wedding planner Franck Eggelhoffer, in one feature film and sequels to the series.
Culkin returns as adult Matty Banks, while SNL the cast takes on various roles of the family, including Chloe Fineman impersonating Diane Keaton as mother Nina Banks and Heidi Gardner as titular bride Annie, originally played by Kimberly Williams-Paisley. Bowen Yang also starred in the sketch, appearing as Howard Weinstein, second in command of Short’s Eggelhoffer – a role spearheaded by BD Wong.
Back at 24 Maple Dr., the Banks family is preparing another wedding for Annie, now 52 years old in Father of the Bride: Part 8. The fantasy sequel follows Annie “three decades and seven divorces later,” as she opens her heart to the possibility of marriage again.
In typical fashion, Martin’s George is dragging his feet, though it may be easier to see why this time. “Annie, what makes you think I could have another Nancy Meyers wedding?” he panted. “I am financially exhausted!”
“But Dad, I’m your little girl,” Gardner’s Annie whined before Martin replied, “You’re 52 years old! Your mom started driving Lyft to pay for your last wedding.
It was quickly revealed that a shrimp tower and Nicki Minaj performance had been included in previous weddings, ceremonies staged by none other than Yang’s Weinstein and Short’s Eggelhoffer, who are still using the word. his signature and cryptic voice.
“Yes, Martin Short is back as the beloved wedding planner Franck is speaking in a voice that I think is fine,” the sketch’s voiceover says. “Let’s all agree that it’s fine.”
Culkin and Gomez appeared shortly after, with heir The comedian’s voiceover introduction admits that audiences may have forgotten about the actor in the film, but that’s okay. “Did you forget that Kieran Culkin is in this movie? So are we, and so is he. But he was, and now he’s on heirvery good for him.
Gomez, who broke Martin and Short’s monologue earlier in the night, finally appeared as a performer at Annie’s wedding. “How much am I going to pay her,” Martin asked before Gomez casually replied, “Easy 1.8 million dollars.”
But that’s the price Martin’s George is willing to pay for “my menopausal little girl,” he joked.