Most importantly, Ron Funches is just being himself in Loot. But for the scenes where his character Howard is giving it to Molly (Maya RudolphHe’s his mother, and he is being straight.

“My mom is just a good friend to have; a good person to have in your life and the fact that she is there for you,” the comedian told CelebHomes News. She is a good friend and a great support system.

And this is exactly the type of friend Molly—and even her assistant Nicholas (Joel Kim Booster)—needs after her tech CEO husband, played by Adam ScottThe woman she is with cheats on her. More than that, she needs someone who isn’t scared to call her out on her B.S., which Ron’s mom also happens to be good at. 

Ron stated, “If she can see something in your life that isn’t right for you,” Ron added.

And yes, this sounds bad, because no one likes criticism, but as Ron said, “She’s willing to risk a friendship to tell you the truth.”