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Jackie Chan Was With Kate Middleton All Along

Photo: Chris Jackson/Getty Images
Photo: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

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Mere days after Tracy Morgan and Kenan Thompson posed the question "Yo! Where Jackie Chan at Right Now?" on Saturday Night Live, Chan turned up in Great Britain. In the sketch, the two hosts checked Asia ("He's not there"), before posing the question to Chan's film peers from Chris Tucker (Jay Pharoah) to Chuck Norris (Kyle Mooney). Nobody knew where Jackie Chan at right now.

It turns out that Chan was en route to London's Lancaster House where the actor was scheduled to hang with Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge and professional wearer of tiaras.

Last night, Chan posed for photo ops with the British Monarchy as well as the guests of honor Chinese President Xi Jinping and Madame Peng Liyuan. Yo! Where Jackie Chan at right now? Chilling with presidents and monarchs, OF COURSE.

This is an especially lovely instance of cultural kismet because the sketch was a part of Tracy Morgan's return to SNL since a near-death car wreck put him in a coma. Welcome back, Tracy, and thanks for taking time out of your long-awaited homecoming to ask the important questions.

Photo: WPA Pool/Getty Images

Photo: WPA Pool/Getty Images

Back to the cocktail party for a quick style recap: Kate wore a burgundy lace Dolce & Gabbana dress, which retails for $3,495. (The Duchess certainly did not go with high street fashion for this historic meeting of very important royal guests and seminal movie stars.) For his part, Jackie wore a gorgeous traditional white suit. It's as if he knew the whole world and/or SNL-watching public would see him and think, "Oh. That's where Jackie Chan at right now."