Selena Gomez mocked the ants in her pants in a promotional clip for the first time as a host of Saturday Night Live
Selena Gomez was seen in a newly released clip on Thursday promoting her first time hosting Saturday Night Live, alongside musical guest Post Malone and show regulars Aidy Bryant and Bowen Yang.
The 29-year-old actress, dressed in a black turtleneck and blue jeans, began the clip by saying, “Hi, I’m Selena Gomez, and I’m hosting SNL this week with Post Malone.”
Bryant added: “Two pop stars and two comedy actors, huh?”
The latest: Selena Gomez, 29, was seen in a newly released clip Thursday promoting her first time hosting Saturday Night Live, along with regulars Bowen Yang, 31, and Aidy Bryant, 35, and guest musical Post Malone, 26.
Gomez responded, “I’m actually an actor, too,” while Post said, “And I’m not really a pop star.”
Yang added, “And I prefer drama,” to which Bryant said, “Well, I didn’t know they were a bunch of divas, rude.”
In a second take, Yang asked her, ‘Selena, this is your first time performing, are you nervous, do you have ants in your pants?’
The Only Murders in the Building star responded, no, I’m just excited, to which Bryant said, ‘Well, are you sure, are you sure you don’t have ants in your pants?’
In the clip, Gómez and his collaborators discussed titles.
Gomez was dressed in a black turtleneck sweater with blue jeans in the clip.
After some jokes about the ants in his pants, Post, Bryant and Yang said, ‘Sorry!’ time the preview clip ended
Gomez said, ‘No, I’m fine,’ to which Malone replied, ‘Well, maybe you should check your pants for ants.’
The Dead Don’t Die actress asked if there was anything she should know, at which point Post, Bryant and Yang opened up.
Bryant said, “We spilled a bunch of jam on your pants,” and Yang added, “We left your pants out for three days,” and Malone added, “And then, I spilled my ant farm on your pants.”
Post, Bryant and Yang said, ‘I’m sorry!’ the time the preview clip ended.
She captioned the photo on Instagram Stories on Thursday, “Can’t do all 40 sketches?”
Gomez posted the clip to her Instagram Stories on Thursday, along with a photo of herself surrounded by scripts from the NBC sitcom staple.
She captioned the shot: “Can’t do all 40 sketches?”
Gomez also shared a behind-the-scenes photo of herself in a director’s chair while showing off her long black nails with a diamond ring.
Gomez, who was a previous musical guest on the show in January 2016, captioned the clip, “SNL rehearsals,” before the highly anticipated appearance.
Gomez’s appearance on SNL airs Saturday on NBC at 11:30/10:30c.
The show took to Twitter with a promotional photo of Gomez before her appearance.