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Scarlett Johansson returned to "Saturday Night Live" over the weekend to host the show for her sixth time, and the writers managed to work in a cheeky plug for NBC's upcoming streaming service Peacock during the "Avengers: Endgame"-themed opening monologue.
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The service debuts in four months in an increasingly crowded field of streaming choices.
Saturday night's opening monologue begins with the Marvel Cinematic Universe actress mentioning her fiancé, SNL co-head writer and Weekend Update co-host Colin Jost, before being joined by her longtime "Elf on the Shelf," Tweezil, played by Aidy Bryant.
Tweezil turns into dust, as do "SNL" cast members Mikey Day and Beck Bennett, while Johansson and Kenan Thompson attempt to get to the bottom of it.
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Thanos glove-wielding Pete Davidson is behind the disintegration, and Johansson pleads with Davidson to use the glove to "snap" the cast members back into existence.
"Where did they disappear to?" Johansson asks.
"Peacock. It's NBC's new streaming service. Peacock, comedy starts here!" Davidson says with a smile and a wink.
The service will include the network's biggest hit shows, including "Cheers," "Parks and Recreation" and "The Office," which NBC paid Netflix $500 million for and will be exclusive to the Peacock streaming platform beginning in 2021.
Peacock will also feature several upcoming reboots of old NBC sitcom favorites "Saved by the Bell" and "Punky Brewster."