Eminem himself even made a cameo within the hilarious spoof.
OG “Stan” Devon Sawa will not be writing any indignant messages to “Saturday Evening Dwell” after they parodied the 2000 Eminem video during which he starred.
Over the weekend, “SNL” dropped a sketch known as “Stu,” which confirmed Pete Davidson mirroring Sawa’s look in Slim Shady’s video as he despatched more and more disturbing want lists to Santa Claus for Christmas.
Within the unique, Sawa performed a fan who grew to become obsessive about the rapper, finally killing himself and his girlfriend to attempt to catch Em’s consideration after he would not reply to his letters.
“Getting this current that is the one factor maintaining me alive, Pricey Santa Claus, please being me a PS5,” begged Stu at the start of the viral clip.
When that did not appear to work, the threats got here subsequent. “If you cannot assist your greatest fan, it is best to simply retire. Or subsequent time you slide down my chimney, I will set you ass on fireplace,” he rapped.
After getting a tattoo of Santa’s title throughout his chest and coming to the conclusion his gaming console wasn’t coming, Stu was pushed over the sting.
“I suppose even the good St. Nick cannot even monitor down a PS5. Hey Santa, drank a fifth of egg nog, dare me to drive?” he bragged, after throwing again a carton of the vacation beverage.
Following an look from Bowen Yang as Elton John, Santa lastly wrote again, telling Stu he had the improper tackle — earlier than giving the actual Eminem a PS5 as an alternative. Cur Eminem: “Sorry Stu, you f–ked up.”
Sawa, who performed the titular fan within the 2000 video, shared his appreciation for the video on Twitter after it aired.
In a sequence of tweets, he shared a side-by-side of him and Davidson’s characters with a laughing emoji, advised Eminem’s supervisor the present “nailed it,” joked Stu was higher than Stan and shared a fan ballot asking “Who wore it higher” for his or her white tank tops. He additionally re-tweeted Eminem’s submit about his cameo.
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