Adam Sandler Explains Why He Won't Host 'Saturday Night Live'


Adam Sandler
'Why should I? I don't know how good it would be. I'm slow now,' the former cast member of the NBC variety series responds when asked why he will never host the show.


Adam Sandler won't follow the footsteps of fellow "Saturday Night Live" alumni who have returned to host the show. Speaking with another former "SNL" cast member Norm Macdonald during his podcast, the "Grown Ups" star explained why he would never host the NBC long-running series.

"Why should I?" he responded after Macdonald asked him, "Why won't you host the show?" The 47-year-old actor continued, "I don't know how good it would be. I'm slow now." He added that "there are guys who love doing it, who are great at doing it," but he's not sure that he could do it well "I just don't know how good I'd be doing it. I did what I could do on that show," he said.

Sandler joined "SNL" as a writer in 1990 before becoming a featured player the following year. He said that he and Chris Farley were fired from the show in 1995. While he's reluctant to return as a host, Sandler has made some cameo appearances on the sketch series.

Since his "SNL" exit, Sandler has starred in a bunch of feature films, including "The Wedding Singer" (1998), "Anger Management" (2003), "Funny People" (2009) and most recently "Blended".

Adam Sandler on Norm Macdonald's podcast:


© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS
Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

  random image 
TODAY'S HEADLINES
  1. 'America's Got Talent' Live Results 1: Meet the First 7 Semifinalists!
  2. Report: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Engaged
  3. Miranda Lambert Is Tired of Being 'Painted as the Villain' in Blake Shelton Split
  4. Is She Pregnant? Gwen Stefani Sports Suspicious Bump During Outing With Son
  5. Salma Hayek Shows Off Her Bikini Body, Looks Banging at 50
  6. Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Write Love Songs for Each Other
  7. Tom Cruise Injured Doing Dangerous Stunt on Set of 'Mission: Impossible 6'
  8. Teen Choice Awards 2017: 'Beauty and the Beast' Edges Out Competition in Movie Field
  9. This Is How Olivia Munn Feels About Aaron Rodgers Allegedly Dating Marie Margolius
  10. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Reunite for Pizza Party With Kids