First Time Saturday Night Live Host Peder Lo Pascal gets emotional in his opening monologue, as he takes a moment to thank his parents for bringing him and his sister from Chile to America when they were children.
Pascal began his monologue on February 4th, saying he filmed last year
The Last of renewed us for the second season , jokingly comparing the production process The experience in and that of another hit show — The White Lotus.
“For some HBO shows, you can film in a five-star Italian resort surrounded by beautiful people, but I Say, ‘No, it’s too easy,'” he said. “I wanted to shoot in a freezing Canadian forest while being chased by a guy with a head that looked like a condyloma .”
He went on to say that it was an honor to be on Game of Thrones and Star Wars But he is still used to being recognized on the street. He shared a story of a man who approached him and said his son was a huge fan of The Mandalorian.
“The next thing I know I’m FaceTiming with a 6 year old and he doesn’t know who I am because my character is wearing The mask for the whole show,” the actor explained. “So, the guy was like, ‘Just use Mando’s voice,’ but Mando’s voice was like a bedroom voice. Without the mask, it sounded erotic. So, people walking by on the street just saw me talking to a 6 Whisper to the year-old, ‘I can bring you warmth, or I can bring you cold.’”
Last of Us The actor continues to talk about his family, most of whom are still back in Chile. Pascal joked that they were so proud of him, they went around and gave everyone his number, so he was often invited to someone’s wedding or to sing happy birthday to their pastor.
He finished his opening remarks by sharing that nine months after he was born, his parents fled Augusto Pinochet Ugarte Ugarte), the Chilean dictator from 1973 to 1990.
“They are so brave, without them I would not be in this wonderful country ,” Pascal said, starting to choke up. “And of course I’m not standing here with you tonight. So, to all my family in Chile watching the game, I just want to say, te amo, te extraño and deja de dar mi informacíon personal, meaning, I love You, I miss you, stop giving out my phone number.”