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Olivia Rodrigo is making her Saturday Night time Reside debut, and nobody is extra excited than her costars. Following the announcement that the 18-year-old “Drivers License” singer could be the musical visitor for the March 15 episode, her Excessive College Musical: The Musical: The Collection castmates began pouring within the well-wishes. Naturally, the information did not shock them, together with Matt Cornett.
Proper after the information was introduced, POPSUGAR sat down with the actor, and he gushed about his costar’s massive announcement. “I’m freaking out,” Cornett mentioned. He added that the solid’s group chat was already buzzing. “Everyone else is freaking out. The truth that she’s acting on SNL, it does not shock any of us as a result of she’s actually going to win a Grammy subsequent yr. Like, mark my phrases. I promise she can have a Grammy subsequent yr, and if she does not then I’m completely shocked.”
Following the discharge of two profitable singles, Rodrigo is about to drop her first album, Bitter, on Might 21. Whereas Cornett admitted he hasn’t heard the album but, he revealed that Rodrigo has performed a handful of tracks for her costars. “She’s so good, and her music is so good, and she or he’s simply a tremendous individual,” Cornett mentioned. “I am so pleased with her and we’re all so comfortable for her. Everyone’s tremendous stoked for every little thing that she’s doing.” We will not wait to see the solid cheering Rodrigo on for her SNL debut, which additionally simply occurs to be the identical weekend HSMTMTS season two premieres!