The actress, who stars within the upcoming Marvel film Madame Net, alongside Sydney Sweeney, Isabela Merced and Celeste O’Connor, has been doing quite a lot of press interviews for the movie and realized, “I’m simply not good at speaking to journalists.”
“I believe the massive downside is that I say stuff after which they write it down and, and it’s actually unfair as a result of more often than not I’m joking,” she quipped.
However Johnson stated she’s been that approach for a very long time, even when she was youthful. She proceeded to indicate a video of her on a pink carpet within the ’90s together with her father, actor Don Johnson, as a toddler. Within the footage, she might be seen rolling her eyes.
When the digicam cuts again to her on the SNL stage, Johnson rolls her eyes once more whereas laughing.
As for her MCU film, which hits theaters on Feb. 14, Johnson stated, “It’s type of like if AI generated your boyfriend’s good film.”
It was Johnson’s second time internet hosting SNL after she beforehand led a season 40 episode in 2015. As she regarded again on the present at one level, a photograph appeared on the display the place Johnson might be seen standing within the viewers amongst Steven Spielberg, Sarah Palin, George Lucas and Donald Trump.
The actress continued to make a joke about Trump, saying, “It’s simply loopy standing so near somebody that will turn out to be essentially the most highly effective individual in America,” because the digicam zooms in on Taylor Swift, who was additionally sitting in entrance of her within the photograph.
Later throughout her monologue, the Fifty Shades of Gray actress known as out Justin Timberlake because the night time’s musical visitor, however the singer-actor took that as a cue to take the stage.
As Johnson stood there with a glance of confusion, Timberlake stated he assumed he was additionally internet hosting, saying, “If you would like me to be in sketches — I’ve hosted earlier than,” whereas elevating his hand to indicate that he had already hosted SNL 5 occasions.
In response, Johnson stated, “Yeah, nicely, that was 10 years in the past. … I imply, both approach, I’m so completely happy you selected my present in your comeback.”
However the singer wasn’t too positive about The Social Community actress calling it a “comeback,” including, “Is that what we’re calling it?” Johnson rapidly responded, “I imply, comeback in a great way.”
“I see what that is, that is the place we make a joke,” Timberlake stated. “Like first he was bringing attractive again and now he’s bringing coming again.”
However Johnson famous that she “wouldn’t phrase it like that,” with the singer including, “Yeah, you’re proper now that I’ve heard that out loud.”
Jimmy Fallon additionally made a particular look throughout Johnson’s monologue, however dressed as Barry Gibb. Later within the episode, Fallon and Timberlake, who performed Gibb’s youthful brother, Robin, introduced again The Barry Gibb Discuss Present for an SNL sketch.
It was Johnson’s second time internet hosting SNL after her first time in Studio 8H in 2015. Shark Tank stars Barbara Corcoran and Mark Cuban additionally made appearances on Saturday’s episode.