SNL ‘Squid Game’ Parody Music Video With Pete Davidson and Rami Malek
What started as a seemingly generic country music video parody turned into a full-on Squid Game parody during this week’s Saturday Night Live, complete with spoilers for anyone who has yet to catch up with Netflix’s most popular series ever.
Pete Davidson and host Rami Malek were singing a ballad about their bad luck and crippling debts—set to the tune of Branchez & Big Wet’s “Turn Up On the Weekend”—when things took a sharp turn. “Yes I’m broke and it’s a damn shame,” Davidson sang. “Guess I gotta play the Squid Game.”
“Weird cards, pink guards, locked us in a big room,” Malek added as the pre-taped sketch moved into a convincingly accurate recreation of the show’s set. Later, he crooned, “45 billion won, that’s a whole lot of money. At least I think…