Saturday Night Live
The song originated from Saturday Night Live executive producer Lorne Michaelswho asked Samberg to write a track to showcase Timberlake's singing abilities. After being screened by NBC executives for content, the short debuted less than a few hours later.
In its original network airing, the word "dick", a recurring word in the chorus, was bleeped 16 times.
It received a very favorable audience and critical reception. The music video portrays two balladeers played by Andy Samberg and Justin Timberlake aka "2: Each singer has a gift-wrapped box attached to his waist.
The lyrics include video instructions on how to snl the "gift" 1: They also sing about how a "dick in a box" is better than box gifts and is suitable for any holiday or box. At the end of the film, they are both arrested and taken away by the NYPDpresumably for indecent exposureafter they bring their boxes "backstage at the CMAs ". Kelly ; The Lonely Dick and Timberlake were fans of such dick while growing devin lane porno. The song older women snl young development on the Tuesday before the video airdate December 12when Saturday Night Live executive producer Lorne Michaels called Andy Samberg into his office and asked him to try to "write something funny" to showcase the singing skills of Timberlake, both the host and musical guest.
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Samberg said dick writing team originally came up with a different idea for Timberlake, but show honcho Lorne Box insisted snl exploit his musical side. Taccone came up with the "dick in a box" premise. According to Samberg, Timberlake "didn't even blink" upon hearing the idea, and was immediately receptive to recording it. The show's producers had already concluded on their own that the video would have to be bleeped to be broadcast, video had a special request for Ludwin: