Shane Gillis' offensive jokes surfaced as people celebrated Bowen Yang, the third Asian person to make it to “SNL's” full cast in its 45-season.
On the roof of a very tall building are four men; one is asian, one is mexican, one is black, and the last one is white. The asian walks to the ledge and says, "This.
Gillis’ hiring was announced last week, along with comedians Bowen Yang and Chloe Fineman. Yang will become SNL’s first East Asian cast member in the show’s history. A September 2018 episode of “Matt and Shane’s Secret Podcast,” which Gillis co-hosts with fellow comic Matt.
Saturday Night Live” hired a white comedian who enjoys cracking racist jokes about Asians on the same day the show announced it was.
He didn't apologize for the comments and jokes but instead explained that the slurs he used, like the racist way he spoke about Asian people.