Appears like Pete Davidson received't be heading to area in any case.
Simply three days after revealing the “SNL” comic could be becoming a member of their subsequent flight, the Jeff Bezos-founded firm introduced on Thursday night time that the date of the flight had moved and Davidson would now not be a part of the tour.
“Blue Origin's twentieth flight of New Shepard has shifted to Tuesday, March 29. Pete Davidson is now not in a position to be a part of the NS-20 crew on this mission,” the tweet reads. “We'll announce the sixth crew member within the coming days.”
Blue Origin's twentieth flight of New Shepard has shifted to Tuesday, March 29. Pete Davidson is now not in a position to be a part of the NS-20 crew on this mission. We'll announce the sixth crew member within the coming days.
— Blue Origin (@blueorigin) March 18, 2022
The explanation for Davidson's departure from the flight just isn't instantly clear. Representatives for Davidson didn't instantly reply to Selection‘s request for remark.
The flight was initially set for March 23. The remainder of the crew consists of Social gathering America CEO Marty Allen; philanthropist and actual property mogul Marc Hagle and his spouse, Sharon Hagle; College of North Carolina professor Jim Kitchen; and Dr. George Nield, president of Industrial Area Applied sciences. The tour will mark the fourth human flight launched by the non-public aerospace firm, and its twentieth in whole.
Since Blue Origin's first profitable human flight in July 2021, the corporate has introduced in a slew of celebrities aboard its missions. “Star Trek” actor william Shatner, who's 90, broke the report for the oldest individual to journey to area when he boarded Blue Origin's second flight. Most just lately, “Good Morning America” host Michael Strahan braved the journey.
Davidson has been within the information just lately for his relationship with Kim Kardashian, and the drama that has ensued along with her former husband, Kanye West. As for his work, Davidson continues to seem on “SNL” and is the star of an upcoming romantic comedy, “Meet cute,” alongside Kaley Cuoco.