Breadcrumb Trail Links. Or no? Read more: ‘SNL’ parodies dueling town halls with Trump-Guthrie wrestling match, Biden as Bob Ross 2:22 Montrealers react to SNL’s ‘Bonjour—hi!’ media skit 02:09. Of course, the skit ended with Yang and McKinnon dancing and singing to Celine Dion. As part of the segment, the comedians pretended to host a French-Canadian news show called “Bonjour-Hi.” Your email address will not be published. It’s always really cool to see Canada mentioned on popular tv and movies. SNL Canadian Skit According to “Saturday Night Live,” Montrealers are weirdos who break into Céline Dion tunes at any provocation and think of Toronto first and foremost as a place where they might spot Drake. 0. . One skit featured a mock Zoom work meeting, where McKinnon and Aidy Bryant played a pair of inappropriate receptionists. On 'SNL,' People Have Forgotten How to Speak in Quarantine We truly live in unpresidented times. This weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live had a Canadian-themed skit that poked fun of Quebecois accents, CBC, Degrassi, and the country’s obsession with Drake. The duo referenced Montreal parking, delivered some questionable French accents, smoked on-air, and checked in with their CBC Toronto correspondent Awa Sene (host Issa Rae) for a segment called “Drake Watch.” (She did not, in fact, find Drake, despite heading to the top of the CN Tower). Published on 10/12/2020 at 2:10 PM. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Of course, the skit ended with Yang and McKinnon dancing and singing to Celine Dion. SNL’s skit that poked fun at French-Canadian media on Saturday night has mixed reactions from Montrealers. SNL skit pokes fun at Quebec accents, Canada's Drake obsession (VIDEO) Tyler Jadah | Oct 19 2020, 6:26 am. Advertisement. Actually Bowen Yang’s “tabernac” and “ta gueule” were pretty spot on but I agree the others were lame, even the stupid Peugeot reference. Television; Local News; Entertainment 'Bonjour-Hi': As punishment for our sins, SNL did a sketch about Montreal TV news. Hey, it’s a silly stereotype, but one this Montreal reporter can’t personally refute. Video: SNL cold open skit plays up Biden’s presidential victory, Trump’s loss "Hi, I'm Mike Lindell -- inventor of My Pillow. (Oh God, that’s us) Article/Opinion. Montreal record store/art space BBAM! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Check out the segment below. Last night’s Saturday Night Live took on Montreal with the Bonjour Hi! We're just flattered to know SNL is paying attention to our little metropolis. Global News at 5:30 Montreal: Jan. 13. There were some other Canadian elements to the "SNL" episode on NBC and Global -- Toronto-born actor Jim Carrey returned to play U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, and Stratford-Ont.-raised pop star Justin Bieber was the musical guest. Learn how your comment data is processed. SNL's Bowen Yang says sorry to 'Bonjour-Hi' skit detractors. Subscribe 477 Share. The sketch had guest host Issa Rae play a correspondent in Toronto for a French-Canadian news … The skit is available to watch on the Global TV website. If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then consider us totally blushing after last night's episode of Saturday Night Live, which featured a hilarious Montreal parody. One of the most common complaints is about the comedian’s misleading French accents from France. fayedunaway | Instagram fayedunaway | Instagram. Montrealer rapper Naya Ali thrilled over … SNL Ends 2020 With Their New Joe Biden for 2021 Dec 20, 2020 Saturday Night Live. 2020 was already a tough year. Register this device to receive push notifications. Updated throughout the day on Thursday, Dec. 10. SNL's Bowen Yang Responded To The 'Uproar' After The Montreal Skit & Roasted Us Even More "Eh ben, I did not know that this sketch would cause such an uproar in Canada." live from Montreal, a city that hosts said represented "the best parts of Canada and the worst parts of France.". SNL's Bowen Yang says sorry to 'Bonjour-Hi' skit detractors. skit. Editor's Choice: Some Of Quebec's Red-Zone Restrictions Will Likely Continue Past October 28, Says Legault. When was the last time we saw a Peugeot anywhere outside of a France lol. Depuis 1990 en Essonne, ce sont plus de 2 8500 familles accueillies, et plus de 1 900 ménages relogés. This is what we need a mention from one of the biggest shows in the world and some laughs. In light of the "uproar" following an SNL sketch about Montreal, cast member Bowen Yang … The skit ends, fittingly, with the hosts belting out a karaoke version of Celine Dion's "That's the Way It Is." ... — Saturday Night Live - SNL (@nbcsnl) October 18, 2020. The comedy show parodied a Montreal news show called "Bonjour-Hi." The famous sketch comedy show had its fun with Franglais culture with its mock morning news show, Bonjour, Hi! pic.twitter.com/EyxsZsl4V5, — Saturday Night Live – SNL (@nbcsnl) October 18, 2020. SNL mentioned Canada and it was the best. Welcome to -! Kristen Wiig Closes Out A Really Weird Year On SNL Dec 16, 2020 Saturday Night Live. SNL’s Canada sketch aired on October 17 and our love for Drake, Schitt’s Creek and CBC News got totally trolled. live from Montreal, a city that hosts said represented "the best parts of Canada and the worst parts of France." The fake news show was hosted by Jean-Lawrence (also known as John-Larry) and Anne-Marie. Bryant was stopped just in time when she brought her laptop with her into t Brittany Henriques got local reaction to the ‘Drake watch’ sketch. Posted on October 18, 2020 by Gabriel Sigler in News, TV // 2 Comments. The skit is available to watch on the Global TV website. Depuis 25 ans, les membres de Solidarités Nouvelles pour le Logement (SNL) s’engagent pour rendre le logement accessible aux personnes en situation de précarité. Considering the skit was actually quite tone deaf to the situations happening right now in our own country. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. When asked what he thought after the discussion, Jean-Fred replied, "Yes? 0. Posted by 4 hours ago. © 2021 All Rights Reserved, Narcity Media Inc. In the skit they have Drake Watch where it’s a segment in the news cast if they saw Drake or not. Yang, speaking the entire time in a Québécois accent, addresses the bagels used in the sketch, which he says were actually Jerusalem bagels and not Montreal bagels, as well as the fact that Peugeots are not sold here. SITE des BÉNÉVOLES. 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The sketch included some classic when-in-Montreal things, like bagels, a traffic report, lovers from Cirque du Soleil and French Canadian swears. Une communauté pour les Montréalais et les amis de Montréal pour se réunir et parler de Montréal. They also had their American correspondent, who was quarantined in Canada due to COVID-Dix-Neuf, Jean-Fred (pronunciation subject to opinion) and Awa Sene, the show's reporter on the ground in Toronto on "Drake Watch.". Les Bills gagnent 17-3 et accèdent à la finale de l'Association Américaine . mtlblog Published October 20, 2020 70,023 Views. The Montreal band that's set to perform at next week's Juno Awards in Vancouver also took the musical stage on SNL. Bowen Yang, Kate McKinnon, and Issa Rae made fun of French Canadians in a sketch called “Bonjour Hi” on last week’s ‘Saturday Night Live’ and Quebecers are upset about it. However, Bowen Yang, one of SNL’s in-house comedians leading the skit spent several years of his childhood growing up in the South Shore of Montreal. Log In Sign Up. show. The famous sketch comedy show had its fun with Franglais culture with its mock morning news show, Bonjour, Hi! The duo referenced Montreal parking, delivered some questionable French accents, smoked on-air, and checked in with their CBC Toronto correspondent Awa Sene (host Issa Rae) for a segment called “Drake Watch.” (She did not, in fact, find Drake, despite heading to the top of the CN Tower). As for the French, when discussing politics, Jean-Lawrence and Anne-Marie mumbled in French to one another, seemingly getting quite into it. In a brand new skit, Saturday Night Live went above-and-beyond to poke fun at Canada, and at Quebec in particular. I'm sorry I don't speak whatever French this is. Montreal Elderly Indigenous man released from Quebec hospital wearing only a gown, family says Mother charged with criminal negligence in death of seven-year-old girl in Laval, Quebec 7 rumbles. CTVNewsMontreal.ca Staff @CTVMontreal Contact. Some Of Quebec's Red-Zone Restrictions Will Likely Continue Past October 28, Says Legault. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Read more. Close. 'SNL' give 'Hot Takes' on Canadian and Quebec culture in 'Bonjour-Hi!' On parle … Press J to jump to the feed. Montreal. But it felt special to be SNL’ed in spite of these misses. The French-Canadian journalists broke out into a cover of her classic hit, "That's The Way It Is.". 'Saturday Night Live' poked fun at Canada with host Issa Rae posing as a reporter on 'Drake watch', and the musical guest was Justin Bieber. User account menu. 10-12-2020 16:09 via montrealgazette.com. Montreal is six hours by car from NYC, and these yutzes still have no idea what a Quebecois sounds like. sketch, with Bowen Yang as Jean-Lawrence and Kate McKinnon as Anne-Marie, daytime talk hosts on the Bonjour Hi! @nbcsnl/Twitter. Shots have been fired! Updated October 20 2020 at 02:16 PM. Published October 19 2020. SNL’s Bonjour, Hi! SNL's Bowen Yang Responded To The 'Uproar' After The Montreal Skit & Roasted Us Even More. Thomas MacDonald. Coronavirus: Montreal groomer and pet owners up in arms over closures. More Videos. In light of the "uproar" following an SNL sketch about Montreal, cast member Bowen Yang has taken to Instagram to offer a hilarious, tongue-in-cheek apology to Quebecers "who may have taken offence to . Relancer l’économie de petits villages par le ski de montagne. 'Saturday Night Live' poked fun at Canada with host Issa Rae posing as a reporter on 'Drake watch', and the musical guest was Justin Bieber. SNL’s skit that poked fun at French-Canadian media on Saturday night has mixed reactions from Montrealers. ", And like any Québécois spectacle, it couldn't end without a rendition of a song by Queen Céline, herself. In a satirical sketch about a CBC […] Coronavirus live updates: Dubé defends Quebec's decision to shut restaurants . Brittany Henriques got local reaction to the ‘Drake watch’ sketch. Bowen Yang has posted a short Instagram video addressing the reaction to his SNL sketch, which featured a morning talk show set in Montreal called Bonjour Hi! Canada had a sexual predator scandal in the media 3 years ago via Jian Ghomeshi (a CBC employee) and we're going through another one right now with Hedley but I guess the SNL writers glossed over those things for the sake of tired old stereotype jokes. They did a skit where they pretended to a French news cast from Montreal. Embed Share. 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