What did Pete Davidson say about leaving SNL?

By: QuotesDp

Pete DAVIDSON is a stand-up comedian known for his live performances and satirical sense of humor.

On Saturday, May 21, 2022, a friend released an official statement on Pete's exit from Saturday Night Live via Instagram.

"I never imagined this would be my life. Back then, I was just a skinny kid that no one knew which race I was."

He continued: "And now everyone knows I'm White because I became hugely successful while barely showing up to work

Davidson said Micheals told him during his first audition that he didn't think Davidson would be a right fit, but they could proceed anyway.

Additionally, fellow stand-up comedian and longtime friend of Pete Davidson, Dave Sirus, took to his Instagram to share a post

The post is a video of Pete after appearing in his first episode of SNL at age 20.

The caption reads: "From Pete: This video was taken 8 years ago ... it made me super emotional in the best way.

"When I got the show I was 20 years old and I had no idea what I was doing. I still don't but especially back then.

The taping of Saturday Night Live on May 21, 2022, was Pete Davidon's last.