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Saturday Night Live 47: Is SNL on this week and who is hosting?

Saturday Night Live 47: Is SNL on this week and who is hosting?

FOLLOWING their Christmas break hiatus, Saturday Night Live started off 2022 strong with host Ariana DeBose and musical guest Bleachers.

SNL’s May run will include some big-name hosts, along with some highly anticipated musical performances.

The 47th season of SNL commenced in the Fall of 2021 and will finish in Spring 2022

Who is the next host on SNL?

NBC announced that Selena Gomez will return to SNL on May 14, 2022, as a host, ahead of the second season premiere of Only Murders in the Building.

She will be joined by Post Malone, who will be the musical guest for the night.

The last time Gomez was seen on the show was in 2016, as a performer, and will make her hosting debut on May 14.

Post Malone, meanwhile, will be making his musical debut at Studio 8H.

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On May 7, 2022, Benedict Cumberbatch hosted SNL, following the release of the new film, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.

He was joined by Arcade Fire, who were the musical guests for the night.

Who has hosted SNL in 2022?

On April 16, Lizzo pulled off double the responsibilities as she was both the host and the musical guest

It was Lizzo’s second SNL appearance.

Previously in 2019, the singer was the musical guest for the December 21 episode hosted by Eddie Murphy.

The host of the April 9 broadcast was Jake Gyllenhaal alongside musical guest Camila Cabello.

Jake Gyllenhaal’s film, Ambulance, arrived in theaters on Friday, April 8, a day before he hosted the show.

Camila Cabello’s performance coincided with the release of her new album, Familia, on April 8.

SNL’s April 2 show featured Jerrod Carmichael as host and Gunna as the musical guest.

Previously, the March 12 episode was hosted by Zoë Kravitz, who was joined by Spanish singer-songwriter, Rosalía.

Oscar Isaac hosted the March 5 episode and was joined by pop music artist, Charli XCX.

Hosts and performers for SNL’s 47th cycle include Oscar Isaac, Zoë Kravitz, Charli XCX, and Rosalía

On the February 26, 2022 broadcast of the long-running program, John Mulaney hosted the episode with musical guest LCD Soundsystem.

Mulaney’s fifth time hosting resulted in him earning membership to the SNL Five-Timers Club.

Other members include Alec Baldwin, Steve Martin, Tom Hanks, Drew Barrymore, Scarlett Johansson, Paul Rudd, Candice Bergen, and others.

Mulaney previously hosted in April 2018, March 2019, February 2020, and October 2020 – He is also the fourth SNL writer to host the show.

Where can I watch SNL?

Fans can watch the live broadcast of Saturday Night Live on Saturdays at 11.30pm ET on NBC.

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The cast roster for season 47 included Michael Che, Pete Davidson, Aidy Bryant, Kate McKinnon, Kenan Thompson, and other returning cast members.

The show is also available to stream on Hulu and Peacock.

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