SEASON 47, episode seven of Saturday Night Live is coming quickly, with a plethora of familiar faces and laughs on the schedule.
This week’s episode marks one actor’s hosting debut and we will see a familiar face for the musical guest.
Simu Liu will be hosting episode seven of SNL[/caption]
Who is hosting episode seven of SNL?
This will be the first time the Shang-Chi star will host the comedy show and Saweetie’s first time performing at SNL.
On November 14, Liu shared a photo of him on Instagram rehearsing on the SNL stage, and captioned the post: “Shortly after this photo was taken, Simu was promptly tackled by security and ejected from the premises.
“He is currently in his hotel room eating nachos and rediscovering Taylor Swift. #WrongSaturday.”
Who else is hosting this season?
Owen Wilson kicked off season 47 with musical guest Kacey Musgraves.
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Following Wilson, was then Kim Kardashian, Rami Malek, and Jason Sudeikis.
Alongside those hosts were musical guests Halsey, Young Thug, and Brandi Carlile.
During week five, Kieran Culkin hosted SNL alongside musical guest Ed Sheeran.
For week six, Jonathan Majors was the host and musical guest Taylor Swift took the stage to sing her 10-minute version of All Too Well.
Saweetie will be the musical guest[/caption]
Who is hosting SNL in December?
On December 11, 2021, popstar Billie Eilish is set to both host and perform as the musical guest.
Although Eilish has performed on Saturday Night Live in the past, this will be her first time taking the stage as a host.
In September of 2019, Eilish sang both Bad Guy and I Love You on the hit comedy sketch show, with her brother and collaborator Finneas joining her for an acoustic performance.
Charli XCX previously performed on SNL in December of 2014, wowing the crowd with her songs Boom Clap and Break the Rules.
After a season filled with debut hosts, Paul Rudd is breaking the pattern and joining the ever-coveted Five-Timers Club, having hosted on the show in 2008, 2010, 2013, and 2019.
As his will be the last episode of the year, many guest appearances are expected to take place.
Where can I watch SNL?
Season 47 of SNL started on October 2 and fans can watch it live on Saturday nights starting at 11:30pm EST on NBC.
It is available for streaming on Hulu and Peacock.