'Saturday Night Live' star Kenan Thompson supports Kanye West's right to an opinion but wonders 'if that's the moment to hold people hostage'

Late Night With Seth Meyers/YouTube and Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesKenan Thompson was glad to have missed Kanye West’s speech.
  • Saturday Night Live” star Kenan Thompson wasn’t onstage for Kanye West‘s post-show speech about Donald Trump, but the comedian has some thoughts.
  • During an interview on NBC’s “Late Night With Seth Meyers” Monday, Thompson said, “We’re all entitled to our opinion, but I don’t know if that’s the moment necessarily to hold people hostage like that.”
  • Thompson said he was happy to have already left when West gathered the cast back on the stage with him. “I felt so bad for those guys,” he added.
  • Watch the video below.


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