A source closed to the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star told E! News on Sunday, October 10, that the Yeezy founder was at the audience during the taping. During her monologue, the reality star joked about the rapper who was also supportive of her hosting stint by helping her prepare for it. She also made jabs at her family members and O.J. Simpson.
Another insider revealed, “Everyone was very impressed and so happy for KimShe’s gotten a ton of positive feedback and is very happy. She put everything she had into it and worked hard to make it the best it could be.”
The insider added, “Kanye and the family were all incredibly supportive and there for her all week. She felt that she had everyone on her side rooting for her. She’s so glad that she had this experience and learned so much from it. It’s a week she will never forget.”
Meanwhile, Khloe Kardashian and momager Kris Jenner were present at the live taping. Khloe took to Instagram to express her joy for her sis by writing, “Proud is an understatement!!! I am beaming with pride and admiration towards you! @kimkardashian Congratulations queen!!!”
On the other hand, Kris Jenner shared on her Instagram page, “I’m so so proud of my amazing daughter Kim!!! She absolutely crushed one of the hardest stand up gigs in the world!!!! She is an absolute ROCKSTAR and I’m so proud of this accomplishment!!! Not only was she beautiful, funny, outrageous and didn’t take herself too seriously, but she took this on with such importance and focus. She was calm, kind, smart, funny, hilarious and vulnerable. She showed that she is always in on the joke and really knows how to be stunningly fabulous and knows how to make fun of herself at the same time.”
Kris continued, “She did her monologue with the best mix of LOVE, vulnerability, self depreciation, humor, beauty, intelligence and kindness. Her work ethic is second to none. Always a team player and always including her family in everything she does. Wow. Kim, you nailed it!!!!!”
Afterward, Kim was joined by Khloe and Kris, and her boyfriend Corey Gamble as the SNL after-party. However, Kanye wasn’t at the said event.