Schitt’s Creek’s Dan Levy Gets Surprise Visit From Dad Eugene During ‘Saturday Night Live’ Debut

Actor Eugene Levy and host Dan Levy during the Monologue on ‘Saturday Night Live’ on February 6, 2021. Will Heath/NBC

Dan Levy turned into joined on level through his father, Eugene Levy, all through his Saturday Night Live hosting debut on Saturday, February 6.
Dan, 37, kicked off the display with a excursion of Studio 8H, all through which he highlighted the COVID-19 protection protocols in place. The Schitt’s Creek star showcased social distancing monitors, sanitizer sprayers and his dad — located trapped in a guarded plexiglass case.
“I flew in to desire you success tonight, however due to the fact I traveled, I’m now on this tight isolation field,” Eugene, 74, revealed.

Dan responded, “You flew all this manner simply to observe the display from a peculiar field?”
The American Pie actor confident his son, “I didn’t recognize approximately the field on the time. I located out after I landed. Listen, don’t fear approximately me. I’m fine. OK? You’ve were given sufficient for your plate tonight.”
Dan hosted the cartoon comedy collection 35 years after his father almost did, in line with the Huffington Post. Eugene became set to cohost alongside John Candy in 1985, however the episode turned into pulled due to a writer’s strike.
Before giving his studio excursion, Dan brought a monologue from Saturday Night Live‘s primary level approximately the “desirable and not-so desirable” he confronted within the closing year, including Schitt’s Creek‘s upward push in recognition and more.

“People ultimately commenced looking our display, Schitt’s Creek, and we have been lucky sufficient to win 9 Emmys,” he said. “The not-so desirable became the ones Emmys have been actually thrown at us through a stranger in a hazmat suit.”
The actor continued: “The desirable: I had been getting stopped on the road through exclusive sorts of humans. Which is new and a laugh and exclusive. The not-so desirable, the ones humans are especially screaming ‘Eww’ at me. Which turned into a line I wrote for the display in order to now hang-out me for the relaxation of my life.”