Pete Davidson (born November 16, 1993) is an American actor and comedian. He is a featured player on Saturday Night Live, the youngest member of the current cast, and the first SNL cast member to be born in the 1990s.
Previously, Davidson had made appearances on the MTV programs Guy Code, Wild ‘n Out, and Failosophy. and standup work on Adam Devine’s House Party, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Comedy Underground with Dave Attell, and guest-starred in Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Davidson’s earliest onscreen appearance was in the third episode of the MTV comedy series Failosophy, which premiered February 28, 2013. The following month, he appeared in “PDA and Moms”, a third season episode of the MTV2 reality TV comedy series Guy Code, the first of four episodes in which he was featured.
That June, his first televised standup aired as part of a second season episode of the Comedy Central program Gotham Comedy Live, which showcases standup comedians at the Gotham Comedy Club in New York City. The following month, he returned to MTV2 with an appearance on Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out, his first of six episode appearances on that show.
Davidson subsequently made stand-up appearances on Adam Devine’s House Party, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Comedy Underground with Dave Attell, and guest-starred in Brooklyn Nine-Nine. In 2014 he acquired a role in a Fox comedy pilot, Sober Companion, but it ultimately did not make it to series.