Pete Davidson Dad Joke Roast. RELATED: SNL‘s Pete Davidson Posts Moving Tribute to Firefighter Dad Killed in 9/11: ‘Can’t Wait to See You Again’ He also ended the day on a serious note, tweeting, “All jokes aside. The ‘Saturday Night Live’ star may have lost his dad, Scott Davidson, on 9/11, when he was 7, but he ‘grew up to have so many of his father’s qualities,’ says a fellow firefighter.
“The only person who has inhaled more smoke than Snoop is Pete Davidson’s dad inside the World Trade Center. Thanks, Pete. I’m sorry, Shaq, I know that was your favorite building to climb.” Roast Master David Spade took a shot at SNL star Pete Davidson during last night’s Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe. “Pete, I actually thought you were black, but I guess you just have your dad’s ashy skin,” Spade said in reference to Davidson losing his dad in the terrorist attack at the World Trade Center on 9/11. David Spade and Pete Davidson during the Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe. This was Davidson’s second roast, so he was prepared for jokes about his dad dying in 9/11; that ashy-skin joke is a thing of dark beauty, and let people know how hard everyone was going to go.
Peter Michael Davidson (born November 16, 1993) is an American comedian, actor, writer and producer. He is a cast member on Saturday Night Live.Davidson has also appeared on the MTV shows Guy Code, Wild 'n Out, and Failosophy. He has performed stand-up comedy on Adam DeVine's House Party, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, and Comedy Underground with Dave Attell, and guest-starred in Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Pete Davidson turned to comedy to ease his personal heartbreak. If you were offended by the Sept. 11 jokes directed at Pete Davidson at the Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe, know that the Saturday. Davidson also brought up his father’s death during his set at the Comedy Central roast of Justin Bieber, a show known for brutally harsh material: “I lost my dad on 9/11, and I always. The ‘Saturday Night Live’ star may have lost his dad, Scott Davidson, on 9/11, when he was 7, but he ‘grew up to have so many of his father’s qualities,’ says a fellow firefighter. Pete Davidson’s personal life always overshadowed his career.. “I lost my dad on 9/11,” he said at a Comedy Central roast of Justin Bieber in 2015, “and I always regretted growing up.