What if Former President Insurrectionist announced he was running for President again … and no one cared?

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The perfect Zoë Kravitz isn’t a perfect fit for ‘Saturday Night Live’

Saturday Night Live
Zoë Kravitz & Rosalia
March 12, 2021

(No, there wasn’t a new Saturday Night Live last night — I just came back from vacation and have finally gotten around to writing about last week’s episode. Sorry if there was any confusion!)

The genetically blessed Zoë Kravitz hosted Saturday Night Live for the first time last week, fresh from starring as Cat Woman in the critically-acclaimed The Batman. Kravitz radiates a lot of the same cool-girl energy that made her mother famous, which does not necessarily make for the best fit on a live comedy series. Kravtiz, who is undeniably talented and beautiful, always felt a little removed from the wackiness of the live bits, a little aloof. The taped pieces were more successful as a whole, which I think just goes to show that performing live in front of an audience is a lot more daunting than those of us watching from home appreciate. In any event, Kravtiz held her own on a middling episode, though I don’t see a lot of physical comedy in her future.

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Get ready to say goodbye to ‘Atlanta’ … just as it comes back.

 

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You can now watch the ‘black-ish’ epsiode ABC didn’t want you to see.

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Coronavirus, ‘The Walking Dead,’ and the homicidal lunacy of the right: some disjointed thoughts.

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Let’s spend Halloween looking at costumes and leave the really scary stuff — politics — until tomorrow

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We’ll talk about TV stuff just as soon as I’m through yelling at you to register to vote

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