SNL: Dave Chappelle Spoofs Various Castings on House of the Dragon
The controversial comedian began by asking the crowd: “Anyone here watching this new show, ‘House of Dragons’ [sic]?
“I’m the oldest game of thrones Fans, I love their new show. And I’ve got to tell you, I love that they’re including black characters. But to be honest, the black characters… they bring me out a little bit. It’s that blond hair and old-timey accent. It’s a bit disturbing, where are these people from?”
Chapel then teed up SNL The sketch states that executive producer Lorne Michaels was able to secure a “sneak peek” of the show’s second season.
The comedy spoof was full of references to the Noughties sketch show characters and hosts. chapel show, Including original cast member Donnell Rawlings.
in SNL In the scene, Kenan Thompson as Lord Corlys Valaryon introduces “new allies” including Ice-T as Larry Targaryen.
The game of thrones The prequel series was met with criticism from some fans of George RR Martin’s original work for the variety of casting, which was not true to the book’s narrative.
talking Entertainment Weeklyseries Co-producer Ryan Condal said on the matter: “The world is very different now than it was 10 years ago [Game of Thrones] It’s all different from 20 years ago when Peter Jackson created it lord of the rings. Such stories need to be more inclusive than they traditionally have been.
“It was very important for that [co-creator Miguel Sapochnik] And I would make a show that didn’t have a bunch of white people on screen, just to say it very clearly.”
elsewhere SNLChappelle went into an elaborate, 15-minute monologue Featuring risqué jokes about the Jewish community In light of Kanye West’s recent controversy.
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