Pete Davidson (born November 16, 1993) is an American stand-up comedian and a featured player on the fortieth season of Saturday Night Live, becoming the youngest member of the cast and the first SNL cast member to be born in the 1990s. Davidson is also a series regular on the MTV programs Guy Code, Wild 'n Out, and Failosophy.Previously, Davidson had made stand-up appearances on Adam Devine's House Party, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Comedy Underground with Dave Attell and guest-starred in Brooklyn Nine-Nine. He also landed a lead role in a Fox comedy pilot, "Sober Companion," that ultimately did not make it to series.
Davidson was raised in Staten Island and is the son of Amy (Waters) and Scott Davidson.His father was a firefighter with the Fire Department of New York, who died in service during the September 11 attacks, in 2001. Following high school, he enrolled at St. Francis College in Brooklyn Heights.