When people say Pete Davidson A rising star, you can take that literally now – the guy is talking to him Jeff Bezos About exploding in the Blue Origin spaceship!
TMZ confirmed that the ‘SNL’ star is in serious discussions with Bezos about becoming a new astronaut.
If you know anything about Pete, he’s been craving a ticket to space for years. Insiders tell TMZ… that discussions between Bezos and Davidson have been going on for a while now.
Remember that we saw Pete and his friend, Kim kardashian, heading to the Amazon founder’s Beef Hills property back in January. the couple It was dinner time with Jeff and Lauren Sanchez. Our sources say that the topic of conversation during the meal was Pete’s going into space in the Blue Origin New Shepard space capsule.
We’ve been told that Pete and Jeff reps are working on the details, and while it’s not a done deal, we’re told it’s very likely to happen. Our sources say if they come to an agreement, Pete will launch sometime this year.
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Pete is the latest celebrity to sign up for the Blue Origin journey – Bezos has previously flagged it Michael Strahan And the William Shatner In order to put an astronaut … and of course Jeff himself Went in the initial launch Back in July 2021.
Fun fact: The closest Pete has ever come to in space travel was when he played his famous Chad character in the ‘SNL’ sitcom last May…when Elon Musk was hosting.
Elon and Jeff are famous competitors in the billionaire space race, so you must be wondering if it was this sitcom that prompted Bezos to include Pete on his team.