The very thought of appearing on “Saturday Night Live” with billionaire visionary Elon Musk when he hosts the show May 8 has some the show’s cast so distraught that according to a source for The New York Post, the powers-that-be on the show are coddling them and reassuring them they won’t have to be seen with him.
The source told Page Six of the Post, “Speaking historically, if a cast member has been that unhappy, they don’t have to do it. [“Saturday Night Live” boss Lorne Michaels] won’t ever make them do anything they don’t want to do.”
NBC announced on April 24 that Musk, 49, would co-host the show with Miley Cyrus, becoming the first nonactor or nonathlete to host the show since Donald Trump in 2015 and prompting Musk to tweet mockingly, “Let’s find out just how live ‘Saturday Night Live’ really is.”
The news of Musk hosting apparently triggered the cast; Bowen Yang blurted, “What the f *** does this