Kenan Thompson It had two very special histories for Good burger 2 Premiere: His children.
the Saturday Night Live The 45-year-old star attended the Tuesday, November 14, show with his daughters Georgia, 9, and Gianna, 5, whom he shares with his estranged wife. Christina Evangeline.
Thompson’s actor in the movie, kel mitchell, He also brought his family to the premiere. He arrived with his wife Asia LeeTheir children are a daughter, Hikma, 6 years old, and a son, Sharaf, 3 years old.
Wisdom was so excited to see Thompson that she jumped into his arms for a hug on the red carpet. Thompson was especially happy to see Mitchell, 45, who was in the hospital last week with an illness that was initially undisclosed.
Despite his health concerns, Mitchell was in positive spirits at the premiere. “Sometimes things in life hit you, and you just have to adapt,” he said. Hollywood Reporter. “I feel good. I feel good, and we’ll keep going.”
Mitchell revealed in an Instagram post earlier this month that he was shopping on November 7 when suddenly “the entire right side of my arm and leg felt numb, and then I couldn’t swallow.”
Mitchell went to a local hospital and stayed there overnight. He discovered that his medical emergency was due to “a bulging disc I had from a previous injury that was pressing on a nerve, mimicking all those symptoms I was experiencing.” He was treated and released.
“So, thank God I’m okay,” Mitchell continued in his message. “Thank you all for all the prayers and comments.”
After Mitchell was released, Thompson expressed his happiness that his longtime friend and colleague was released from the hospital. Thompson posted a photo of the two of them Good burger 2 It was set for November 10 with the caption: “Glad my brother is feeling better!!! Double the trouble, double the pancakes, double the fun!!”
The duo started working together nearly 30 years ago when they were teenagers. They starred in the Nickelodeon sketch comedy series all of that From 1994 to 1999, the spin-off series followed Kenan Wakil From 1996 to 2000.
Thompson and Mitchell also starred in the 1997 original Good burger The film, which was developed from one of Mitchell’s drawings all of that.
at first Good burgerThompson played Dexter Reed, a high school student who gets a job at a fast food restaurant called Good Burger in order to pay for damage to his teacher’s car. Mitchell played his friend and colleague Ed.
In Part 2, Dexter and Ed reunite at their former workplace. A company called MegaCorp wants to replace Good Burger’s employees with robots, so the duo dedicate themselves to stopping the plan so their co-workers can keep their jobs.
Good burger 2 debuts on Paramount+ on Wednesday, November 22. The next day, the two stars will ride the Burgermobile from the movie in the 97th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City, according to diverse. The car — which has a burger hood and a French fries bumper — weighs more than 5,000 pounds.
This is a very busy week for Thompson, as well as his own SNL Another Duties movie opened on Friday, November 17. He joined the all-star animation cast Trolls band together The film also features voice talent Justin Timberlake, Amy Schumer, Anna Kendrick, Daveed Diggs, Joey Fatone, Kid Cudi And much more.