The episode also addressed the coronavirus outbreak, with Bowen Yang bringing back his recurring Weekend Update character Chen Biao, a trade representative who was promoted to be an advisor on the virus.
Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt hosted the Saturday Night Live Super Bowl weekend episode, declaring in his opening monologue, "If I was in the Super Bowl, I wouldn’t be hosting SNL tonight, and would I really give that up to be in the Super Bowl? Yes, I would."
During the show, one sketch presented deleted scenes from Frozen II, including Watt as Kristoff, who sang about how he is "big and woke." Kate McKinnon played Elsa, who kept slipping in the fact that she’s gay.