Another season of
The latest features finale host Anya Taylor-Joy and
At first, it seems as though the sketch’s priority send-up targets the interviewers’ apparent crush on Davidson’s character. However, things get a bit more biting as their questions for the queer and POC stars showcase candy-coated ignorance and bigotry. And, eventually, significantly more overt ignorance and bigotry. These questions get increasingly dicey as the sketch carries forward; what’s more, the tension compounds by the increasingly childish exchanges between the hosts and Davidson.
If you enjoy the awkward Q&A shtick, Saturday Night Live has mined it for similar comedic valor in the past. The series has parodied arthouse crowd chats and film festival audience reactions. This latest entry proves a worthy continuation of the trend, and we’re hoping for more satires of the like going forward. Until then, we will intently ponder the rationality in comparing dogs and frisbees. (They’re not enemies! In fact, they go great together! Who loves a frisbee more than a dog?!)