Aubrey Plaza & Michael B. Jordan to Host “SNL” in January
The holidays might be over, folks, but it’s still apparently a time of gifts.
Saturday Night Live has revealed that Aubrey Plaza and Michael B. Jordan will be hosting episodes this January. Plaza, fresh off starring in season 2 of HBO’s white-hot The White Lotus, will appear first on SNL‘s return on January 21, making her hosting debut. (Perhaps Chloe Fineman will revisit her portrayal of Plaza’s The White Lotus co-star, Jennifer Coolidge?) She’ll be joined by musical guest Sam Smith. This will be Smith’s third time performing on SNL.
Jordan will follow her on January 28, also making his SNL hosting debut, and right in time to promote Creed III, his directorial debut, which premieres on March 3. He’ll be joined by Lil Baby, making his first SNL appearance as well, and coming off a No. 1 debut on the Billboard 200 chart for his latest album, “It’s Only Me.”
Saturday Night LIve is now also available for streaming on NBC’s Peacock, giving all of us SNL-heads another way to watch.
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Featured image: L-r: NEW YORK, NEW YORK – NOVEMBER 28: Aubrey Plaza attends the 2022 Gotham Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on November 28, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images). LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – JANUARY 06:Michael B. Jordan attends the LA Community Screening Of Warner Bros Pictures’ “Just Mercy” at Cinemark Baldwin Hills on January 06, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)