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'SNL': Britney Spears Accepts Overdue Apologies From Ted Cruz & Others

Chloe Fineman's Britney Spears opened Saturday's show with a biting cold open.

2/21/2021 8:07:00 AM

Ted Cruz, Gina Carano and Andrew Cuomo are all apologizing to Britney Spears in 'SNL's latest cold open.

Chloe Fineman's Britney Spears opened Saturday's show with a biting cold open.

latest cold open, as the host of a new talk show,"Oops, You Did It Again.""It's Britney, bitch. You know me from my fun upbeat Instagram videos and the word 'conservatorship,'" Fineman's Spears said as she introduced her show, explaining that she started the series"so people could come on and apologize for things they've done wrong."

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"After the 'Free Britney' documentary came out, I'm receiving hundreds of apologies a day," Spears continued. "I'd like to give a quick shoutout to our sponsor, the notes App. Are you making an apology 20 years late? Go through the motions with the Notes app!"

For her first guest, Spears brought outTexas Senator Ted Cruz (Aidy Bryant)-- who came out in tropical wear, a cocktail and a suitcase."I'm in a little bit of hot water, which I'm told no one in Texas has," Bryant's Cruz said of his controversial flight to the Bahamas in the middle of his state's natural disaster."I deeply regret my actions over the last couple days -- mostly flying United."

"Sorry, I'm pretty bad at human stuff," Cruz added. Read more: Entertainment Tonight »

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Would have liked to have seen Matt Lauer, DianeSawyer jayleno and jtimberlake apologies instead but hey it’s a start