Saturday Night Live Recap: Adam Levine Takes His Shirt Off for Comedy

I really wish there were an Olympics happening right now, because I want to make an analogy about compulsory scores and artistic impression. Because, on the compulsories, this show would not have scored well. Non-actor hosts are a gamble, and Adam Levine's short time on American Horror Story was insufficient preparation for the comedic snap needed for this hosting gig. The show didn't hide him, either. He was out front and center on a lot of sketches, and he was not very good. And yet ... there was a quality to this episode. An energy that was completely lacking with Jennifer Lawrence last week. That energy helped propel even the night's worst sketches and made for a show that felt way better than it actually was. It makes a difference. Read More...


Want to comment on this? First, you must log in to your SideReel account!