As the woman behind Val Marks taped her first segment as a correspondent for the show -- which just premiered this week with new host Trevor Noah -- her MTV co-stars Jillian Rose Reed (aka Tamara), Brett Davern (aka Jake), and Barret Swatek (aka Aunt Ally, you little b!%@#) were in attendance to cheer her on.
Before the show got rolling, the group took some backstage shots to share with fans on Instagram, officially entering the competition for ultimate #squadgoals:
We wonder what advice Ms. Marks would have for a friend starting a new gig. If it were, "Look fleek and have the coolest people around you," then they basically nailed it:
Pre-show, Brett snapped a selfie of the Three Musketeers to capture just how excited they were:
Meanwhile, Molly Tarlov couldn't make it to the taping but sent her good vibes via the Twitterverse, posting, "Can't wait to see our very own @desilydic's debut on #thedailyshow in five minutes!!!" Aww guys, the love is palpable.
If you're as hyped about Lydic's debut as her co-stars, you can check out the hilarious sketch below. In it, Noah jokes that the terrorist group ISIS has started a QVC-like network (hosted by Lydic and comedian Hasan Minhaj) to sell priceless stolen artifacts. Then don't forget to catch Lydic and the rest of the "Awkward" bunch every Monday at 9/8c!