Jason Momoa is having a really large month because of the upcoming launch of Aquaman, however earlier than all of us dive into that film, he is reminding us of one in all his different favourite style roles.
Momoa hosted Saturday Night Live this weekend, and no less than a couple of reference to his most well-known roles have been sure to come back up. Aquaman, it stands to motive, received a point out through the opening monologue, by which Momoa each gushed about his love of SNL as an establishment and received a go to from solid members Leslie Jones, Chris Redd, and Kenan Thompson. Since Aquaman would not precisely have a correct theme track, the trio — decked out in some very funky stage outfits — pitched the concept he ought to undertake “Aqua Boogie” by Parliament-Funkadelic as his official superhero jam.
Momoa nonetheless had time for a bit of Game of Thrones enjoyable, although, because the present additionally delivered “Khal Drogo’s Ghost Dojo.” In that sketch, Momoa introduced again his fan-favorite Dothraki warlord for a public entry sequence by which his ghost reunites with numerous different lifeless characters from the sequence, together with Hodor, the High Sparrow, and King Joffrey Baratheon. Drogo, as ordinary, was a gruff man of few phrases, however the sketch was notably enjoyable because of Kenan Thompson’s energy to in some way hold every little thing collectively as Drogo’s cohost and bloodrider.
Momoa dove headfirst into SNL‘s dwell comedy surroundings all through the episode, enjoying everybody from a reluctant Elf on the Shelf to the fourth, very additional, Christmas spirit to go to Ebenezer Scrooge. His unrelenting dedication is a reminder why he is the right actor to make Aquaman work, even when SNL is a really completely different surroundings than the DCEU.
Aquaman is in theaters December 21.