Someone is watching Amy Schumer, and he or she’s not blissful about them blabbing all her secrets and techniques. Schumer stepped into the function of “Saturday Night Live” host for the third time within the Nov. 5 episode, which included a parody of Netflix’s newest hit Ryan Murphy collection “The Watcher.” In the “SNL” sketch, “The Watcher” turns into “The Looker,” an individual who’s spying on Schumer and her picture-perfect suburban household.
The Netflix present — which was impressed by actual occasions — leaned into the creepiness of somebody watching a household’s each transfer after which sending threatening letters to their house. But in true “SNL” style, “The Looker” sketch shortly devolves into the absurd as Schumer’s mother character denies the looker’s allegations that she pleasures herself to “Property Brothers” and eats a complete second dinner after her household has gone to sleep. “What the frig?” Schumer exclaims when her character’s daughter (Chloe Fineman) realizes somebody downloaded each season of “Property Brothers” to the household TV. “So this weirdo snuck into our home and messed with the TV? OK, now I’m weirded out — formally.”
Ultimately, Schumer urges her household to depart the home and the prying eyes of the looker whereas she stays behind to regulate issues. In the top, she offers her creepy stalker one thing to speak about as she enjoys an episode of “Property Brothers” with the window huge open. “If you are watching, it is the property I’m into, not the brothers,” she quips.
“The Watcher” parody was simply one of many sketches Schumer introduced her signature model of humor to all through the episode. She additionally starred in a skit a few lady who simply desires to eat her soup regardless of her pal’s private disaster, and he or she served up a stand-up monologue about what’s at stake in the course of the upcoming “midterm abortions.”
“Sorry, I used to be serious about what’s at stake if we do not vote,” Schumer stated. “People love giving pregnant ladies recommendation, do not they? Like the entire time I used to be pregnant, I had this one pal, she saved telling me, ‘You gotta do prenatal yoga. It actually helps with the beginning.’ So, I instantly signed up . . . for a C-section.”