SNL: Baby Yoda Calls Out Baby Groot
This weekend's new Saturday Night Live, which featured host Scarlett Johansson saving the cast from a Thanos Snap, was blessed by an appearance by The Mandalorian's Baby Yoda during Weekend Update.And by Baby Yoda, we mean SNL player Kyle Mooney in heavy prosthetics, surrounded by the now-famous floating crib pod.
From @kylemooney to Baby Yoda. pic.twitter.com/kw1F7z7PHn
— Saturday Night Live – SNL (@nbcsnl) December 15, 2019
Weened Update co-host Michael Che introduced Baby Yoda, who hopped on the segment to discuss the instant fame he's been experiencing since Star Wars: The Mandalorian debuted last month. Also, his mix tape, his sneaker deal, his Netflix comedy special, and his beef with Marvel's Baby Groot!
"Keep my name out of your little tree mouth before I snap you like a twig!"The full SNL Baby Yoda segment can be seen here.For more on Baby Yoda, here's Hasbro's upcoming Baby Yoda toy line, a look at Baby Yoda in Sims 4, and a Baby Yoda…pie?
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