The present should go on…however with some modifications.
Hours earlier than airing a brand new episode, Saturday Night Live introduced that its closing present of the 12 months would look a bit of completely different than earlier ones because of coronavirus issues.
“As a result of current spike within the Omicron variant and out of an abundance of warning, there shall be no dwell viewers for tonight’s taping of ‘Saturday Night time Dwell and the present could have restricted solid and crew,” a statement read on Twitter and Instagram on Dec. 18. “The present continues to observe authorities security pointers along with a rigorous testing protocol.”
Shortly after the long-running NBC sketch comedy collection shared the replace, musical guest Charli XCX introduced that she was not performing.
“As a result of restricted crew at tonight’s at tonights taping of snl my musical performances will not have the ability to go forward,” she revealed on social media. “i’m devastated and heartbroken.”