The Santa Clause star David Krumholtz – Bernard himself – made an surprising look on WWE Raw this week in a impossible function.
The 42-year-old actor – recognized for enjoying the Head Elf alongside Tim Allen in the primary two motion pictures in the beloved Christmas franchise – popped up throughout a wild skit on final night time’s present as a parody of present WWE Champion Drew McIntyre.
Appearing alongside Duane ‘Gillberg’ Gill – himself a spoof of WCW legend Goldberg – David was topless in a kilt as he intentionally fumbled his manner by way of the famous person’s trademark entrance earlier than a particular version of the Dirt Sheet.
Hosted by wrestlers The Miz and John Morrison, the sketch was a manner for them to mock McIntyre and Goldberg earlier than their a lot hyped Royal Rumble title match on January 31.
David’s Scottish accent left one thing to be desired, and he jokingly requested the hosts if they might reduce and go once more, suggesting his character didn’t realise they had been on dwell tv.
Fans thought they recognised him when he got here out, and he removed any lingering doubt as he thanked WWE’s new Senior Vice President of Creative Writing Operations Christine Lubrano for giving him the function.
He wrote on Instagram: ‘You’re gosh darn proper I used to be on the @wwe tonight. Thanks to all those that made this occur, particularly @celdyer (sic)’
As properly as taking part in Bernard in The Santa Clause in 1994 – and its 2002 sequel – he can also be recognized for his roles in the likes of 10 Things I Hate About You, and the Harold & Kumar franchise.
From 2005 to 2010, he additionally appeared as Charlie Epps in CBS drama Numb3rs all through its run.
In current years, he’s been seen in minor roles in the likes of Hail Caesar! and The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, in addition to showing in This Is The End and The Judge whereas lending his voice to Sausage Party as Kareem Abdul Lavash.
Last yr, he took the lead as Monty Levin in six-episode drama The Plot Against America and featured as Mayor John Conway in The Twilight Zone ep A Small Town.
He has additionally branched out into rap music, releasing materials with the group Hemogoblin beneath the title Beengod Stillgod.
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