Jennifer Lopez revealed that it’s each Bronx woman’s dream to be ‘proposed to by a yankee’ on this iconic opening monologue on ‘SNL’!
Jennifer Lopez made her return to the Saturday Night Live stage after a nine-year hiatus and the New York native was proper at residence! The 50-year-old revealed that she’s had her finest 12 months ever and acquired what each Bronx woman desires of: “proposed to by a Yankee,” referencing her engagement to horny fiancee Alex Rodriguez, 44! “I had the most important film I’ve ever had — and acquired a lap dance from Cardi B…I’m about to carry out within the Super Bowl half time present,” she continued, then added, “I rocked the runway in a Versace dress I wore 20 years ago and some say I look better now then I did then…and I turned 50.” A person’s head within the viewers exploded on the revelation, and we don’t blame him! Jen regarded completely unbelievable in a black go well with with a wide-legged pant and bow-tie, however stripped all the way down to that iconic inexperienced Versace Dress!
The iconic costume reveal was a throwback to her opening monologue in 2001, the place she got here out in a comfy blue gown, additionally by Versace. “Somewhere along the way, I’ve picked up a reputation for being a diva,” she mentioned within the throwback clip, including that she was “prepared” for her internet hosting gig. She then dropped to gown to disclose the authentic costume she wore that very same month to the Grammy Awards alongside then-boyfriend Diddy! “I mean, come on — you want a diva not to wear Versace?” she giggled within the throwback clip.
She additionally delivered an incredible Broadway rendition of “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town,” within the Dec. 7 monologue. We have been loving that she was in full Christmas mode, and he or she sounded completely superb as she slayed the traditional vacation tune — as soon as coated by Madonna — reside! Her motto on the finish of the opening phase? “The best is yet to come” — um, sure!
The Bronx native additionally acquired into the vacation spirit in a promo that aired forward of the Rockefeller Tree Lighting on Thursday, Dec. 5! According to the quick sketch, it seems that Jen was really the one who acquired to supervise the tree being lit — all by the push of 1 large, pink button situated in a lodge room close by.
SNL solid member Heidi Gardner reveals she was certainly the one who had the duty, however was glad to share the dignity with Jennifer! “In broad daylight?” the Hustlers star asks, barely confused, however goes forward with pushing the button anyway. Of course, issues didn’t go as deliberate because the tree seemingly doesn’t seem to gentle up. “I think it’s like a delay — like a NBC peacock delay,” Heidi provides, as Jen realizes she means a “three second delay.” Jen then hilariously provides to present the button a great “Jennifer Whack” and…properly…appears to chop the facility off for everybody else! We have been loving her customized “Alex” hoop earrings, clearly for her fiance Alex Rodriguez.
The holidays are absolutely going to be a particular time for Jen as she celebrates with Alex, her twins Max and Emme, 11, and Alex’s daughters Natasha, 15, and Ella, 11! Though Alex and Jen have but to setting a marriage date since getting engaged again in March attributable to their busy schedules, they’ve mentioned the potential for having extra youngsters!
Jennifer’s SNL look coincides along with her awards season marketing campaign for the critically acclaimed movie Hustlers, the place she performs horny stripper Ramona on the peak of the 2008 financial recession. With membership income (and suggestions) on the decline, she rapidly devises a scheme with Costance Wu‘s Destiny to keep the cash coming in! Jen’s SNL look marks her third at Studio 8H as host: she made her debut in 2001 the place she carried out her iconic hits “Love Don’t Cost a Thing” and “Play” forward of the discharge of The Wedding Planner, and pulled double responsibility once more in 2010 to advertise romcom The Back-Up Plan, making this the first-time she didn’t seem as musical visitor.
Saturday Night Live has had a star-studded 45th season already, with hosts together with Will Ferrell, Harry Styles, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge, simply to call a number of! December can be filled with A-listers making appearances, with Scarlett Johansson making her sixth look subsequent week — which we’re positive will probably be a blast given she’s engaged to Weekend Update co-host Colin Jost — and legendary actor Eddie Murphy internet hosting for the primary time since 1988.