The series, a semi-autobiographical take on the former Saturday Night Live star’s real life, will air in half-hour episodes upon its release.
Photos from the set showed the two actors talking with each other in front of a black sprinter van with a large home as the backdrop along with a few other candid shots.
Funny guys: Pete Davidson on the set of his new semi autographical series Bupkis that also stars Joe Pesci, 79, who plays the comedian’s grandfather
Pesci, 79, is playing the role of Davidson’s grandfather, and looked sharply dressed in a black jacket over a zipped up sweater with a black fedora hat.
Davidson, 28, wore a blue hoody, pink Nike track pants and tan Ugg boots.
The Goodfellas star and Davidson both donned stylish oversized sunglasses while chatting it up on set.
Davidson’s hair has changed back and forth from bleached blonde to dark brown over the past few years. Currently, it is short and dark.
Multiple roles: Davidson, 28, will star in a lead role while also co-writing and executive producing the show
Rare TV role: Bupkis marks the second regular television role of Pesci’s career. He starred on TV in a short-lived NBC series, Half Nelson in 1985
Bupkis marks just the second regular television role of Pesci’s career.
The only other time he starred on TV was in the short-lived NBC series Half Nelson back in 1985.
The cast of the new series also stars Edie Falco, who’s portraying Davidson’s mother. The actress, 59, is best known for her two big TV roles on Nurse Jackie and The Sopranos.
Great cast: In the new series, Edie Falco is playing the role of Davidson’s mother. The actress, 59, is best known for her two big TV roles on Nurse Jackie and The Sopranos
Funny fiction: Bupkis is a half-hour show described as ‘a heightened, fictionalized version of Pete Davidson’s real life’
Since his departure from SNL earlier this year, Davidson has taken part in several acting projects.
He starred in The King of Staten Island and was featured in films The Suicide Squad and Big Time Adolescence.
Most recently, Davidson wrapped a movie in Australia called Wizards! co-starring Orlando Bloom.
He also appeared in Machine Gun Kelly’s Good Mourning With a U, as well as the Kaley Cuoco comedy Meet Cute.
Davidson also voiced the lead dog in Marmaduke, which premiered on Netflix.
Iconic co-star: Pesci won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for portraying the psychopathic gangster Tommy DeVito in Goodfellas
According to Variety, Davidson will also be a co-writer and executive producer of the show while starring in a lead role.
Dave Sirus and Judah Miller will also write and executive produce the show with Miller also serving as show-runner.
Lorne Michaels, Andrew Singer, and Erin David of Broadway Video will also executive produce.
The show was ordered to series at Peacock back in April, and only recently went into production.
The Sopranos and Nurse Jackie star Edie Falco, 59, will play Davidson’s mother in Bupkis; the actress is pictured in New York City in early October 2022
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