Rege-Jean Page’s SNL debut
Saturday was never this exciting because the most anticipated and thrilling Saturday Night live is here! The uber talented Bridgerton star Rege-Jean Page’s SNL hosting debut has finally graced them TV screens and how!
If Rege-Jean Page’s SNL hosting debut is to be described in a word, it would definitely be sensational! The star made his debut by hosting the 20th February episode and was joined by musical guest Bad Bunny.
Making a swoon worthy entrance whilst sporting his equally swoon worthy smile, the actor proved to be a natural on stage. Rege-Jean Page’s hosting debut on SNL started with some beautiful saxophone tunes and the actor introducing himself saying: “My name is Rege- Jean Page and you can call me Rege- Jean Page (Of course Your Grace!).”
The star’s voice almost got drowned by the thunderous applause from the audience which is understandable as Rege-Jean Page’s SNL Debut was being eagerly anticipated by the fans all across the world.
The Bridgerton star continued his opening monologue saying- “You probably recognize me from Bridgerton, the show that made everyone turn to their moms and say, ‘You know what? Nevermind I don’t think we should watch this together.”
“It’s a bit of a racy show. And because of that, people may associate me being this smoldering, sensual smoke show. But I assure you, I’m just a regular guy,” Page said before another camera zoomed into his face and all of a sudden sporting smolderng gaze the actor continued: “I’m here to show you a good time and explore each other. Does that sound pleasing to you?”
Honestly the moment was Gold… Gold level Comedy!
The actor was then joined by cast members Aidy Bryant, Ego Nwodim and Chloe Fineman aka his ‘personal liaisons’ who couldn’t help but bow in front of the Duke of Hastings and this led the actor saying they don’t have to bow and they can relax because he is nothing like his character in Bridgerton, The Duke. This gets followed by the separate camera zooming in on Page (again!) and with the Jazzy number playing in the background, he holds up a glass, drinks from it saying: “Sorry I was quite parched!”
Rege-Jean Page’s hosting debut on SNL was full of perfectly executed timing while making the sudden change of emotions doused with jazzy tunes made it a hilarious moment that you have to see for yourself!
Rege-Jean Page’s SNL debut was not just about those sharp looks and beautiful smiles. The show proved that the man is what a human form of the word perfection would be like. Rege-Jean Page’s SNL hosting debut also had him showing of his singing skills because in his own words: “Ladies, I hate to break it to you but I’m actually kind of a nerd. I nerd out on music, I sing silly little songs.”
The actor swept the hearts of the audiences through his exemplary portrayal of Simon Basset, the Duke of Hastings aka one of London’s most eligible bachelors in the show Bridgerton. Page brought the perfect amount of regency to the screens. The show went on to become Netflix’s biggest series ever, after 82 million households around the world tuned into the show in its first 28 days online. The series has also been renewed for a second season.
Rege-Jean Page’s SNL hosting debut was accompanied by the Puerto Rican rapper, singer, and songwriter, Bad Bunny as the musical guest. Along with scoring a debut stage at SNL, Page also landed a spot on the 2021 TIME100 Next list.