Kanye West is currently in New York to secretly assist his supposed estranged wife Kim Kardashian with her debut hosting gig on “Saturday Night Live.” Wow! More drama unfolding between the rapper and his reality show partner.
SurgeZirc France has learned that both Kim and Kanye are in town as she prepares to host the NBC show on Saturday. It’ll be her first time hosting the show and the rapper is determined to see her succeed.
The move comes amid rumours that the former married couple, who were reportedly heading for divorce is now working on mending things for the better, it also confirms SurgeZirc France previous report that the divorce story looked staged.
According to a source, “Kim is nervous about hosting ‘SNL,’ it’s a big challenge, but she’s determined to be a success.” And obviously, Kanye is around to help her succeed.
“Kanye is quietly advising her on her performance, her opening monologue, even her costumes for the show will be determined by him.”
Ahead of the show, Kim Kardashian, 40, was seen leaving her Upper East Side hotel clutching a large Balenciaga bag on her way to the NBC studios in Midtown on Tuesday.
After a Tuesday night host dinner with “SNL” guru Lorne Michaels, she is expected to begin rehearsals on Wednesday so she comes up to speed.
The former “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” reality show star had previously admitted on Instagram that she is feeling “pressure” about the big gig after Debra Messing questioned why she has to be the next host.
The “Will & Grace” star wondered if she was “missing something,” and took to Twitter to write, “Why Kim Kardashian?” I mean, I understand she is a cultural icon, but SNL usually has hosts who are performers who are there to promote a film, TV show, or album release.”
Kanye West, 44, was spotted in Manhattan on Sunday night with “Weekend Update” anchor Michael Che, as well as fellow comedians Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, and Busta Rhymes, at The Stand Comedy Club, where they celebrated Talib Kweli’s birthday and Chappelle’s new Netflix special, according to sources.
Meanwhile, “KKW” brand creator who reportedly filed for divorce earlier this year, and her rapper husband have continued to demonstrate that they are amicable ex-spouses, even as they both met up for dinner in Malibu last week.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West were also seen leaving Nobu Malibu after dinner with Tracy Romulus, the chief marketing officer of KKW Brands. And Kim and Kanye left in the same car with Ye driving.