There was no shortage of guest appearances during the Aubrey Plaza–hosted Jan. 21 episode of “Saturday Night Live” — Amy Poehler, Allison Williams, Joe Biden, the Property Brothers, and Tony Hawk appeared over the course of the show — but the award for most surprising guest appearance of them all goes to Sharon Stone. The episode is halfway through. Stone He was seen lounging on the golden bed right in front of Sam Smith As they sang the title tune, a group of choir members performed it. SmithThis is the new album from. “Gloria.” The actor stood up near the end and stared at the camera.

It was simultaneously perfect and bizarre. “SNL” Fans are puzzled by the reason. Stone This performance art was her idea. You will quickly see why if you go through her film backlog. Smith She chose her. In 1999, the Golden Globe winner starred in the Sidney Lumet–directed “Gloria,” It was an adaptation of John Cassavetes’s 1988 film with the same title. Both films are neo-noir and tell the story of a girlfriend who becomes a parent to a young child.

They are, for their part Smith On BBC Two, in November 2022, I explained what the title means to the song and the album. “Michelle Visage’s Rule Breakers.” “There’s a fighter voice in all of us, and you’ve just got to look after that,” They said. “My album ‘Gloria,’ I’ve called it Gloria because I’ve called that voice inside me Gloria, it’s like a voice in my head that just says, ‘You can do it.’ And kids have just got to access that voice and feed it.”

She also plays a key role in SmithIt’s the ethereal “Gloria” performance, Stone A similar trend was also observed in noir sketch with Plaza In which they played mother and daughter who were fighting with an older man. For their first performance, however, Smith Performing “Unholy” Kim Petras appeared from underneath their pink voluminous dress. You can check out SmithThe following is a rendition “Unholy” below.