20 Celebrities Reveal How They Got Famous
Pete Davidson worked hard to become the youngest Saturday Night Live castmember when he was 20 years old, but he didn’t get there without a little help from his friends. Pete started performing standup comedy when he was 16 on Staten Island, which led to a series of small television and film roles, including a part in Judd Apatow and Amy Schumer‘s romantic comedy Trainwreck as one of Bill Hader‘s patients. Bill talked to Entertainment Weekly ahead of his hosting debut, where he dished about recommending Pete to Lorne Michaels for an SNL audition after being impressed by his work on the film. It’s all about who you know.