Pete Davidson is an accomplished actor, writer and stand-up comedian.
Davidson serves as the co-creator, executive producer, writer and star of the highly anticipated new series, “Bupkis,” premiering on Peacock in 2023. A fictionalized version of Davidson’s life, the series co-stars Emmy Award-winner Edie Falco and Academy Award-winner Joe Pesci.
In 2022, Davidson completed an eight season run on NBC’s Emmy Award-winning “Saturday Night Live,” where his signature Weekend Update segments and music videos garnered millions of views. In addition, he was named one of the 2022 TIME 100, Time magazine’s 100 most influential people.
Davidson co-wrote, executive produced and starred in the critically acclaimed film “The King of Staten Island,” released in 2020. He has also starred in a variety of studio and independent films including “Suicide Squad,” “Bodies Bodies Bodies,” “Meet Cute,” “Big Time Adolescence,” Netflix’s “The Dirt” and “Set It Up” and John Turturro’s “The Jesus Rolls.”
Upcoming film projects include “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts,” “Dumb Money,” “I Slept with Joey Ramone,” “Wizards” and “Worst Man.”
He shot his first one-hour stand-up special, “Pete Davidson: SMD” for Comedy Central in 2016. In 2020, he released the stand-up special “Pete Davidson: Alive From New York,” on Netflix.
Davidson hails from Staten Island, N.Y.