The hit NBC show will return for its 47th season on October 2, with Musgraves set to appear alongside guest host Owen Wilson during the first episode. Halsey is due to perform the following week (October 9) while Kim Kardashian West takes on presenting duties.
For the next instalment (October 16), Rami Malek – who’s about to appear in No Time To Die as the new Bond villain, Safin – will host as Young Thug takes to the stage. SNL‘s final episode (October 23) will feature Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso) and Brandi Carlile.
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— SNL is back October 2! (@nbcsnl) September 22, 2021
“I’ve been waiting my whole life to make this announcement! Live from New York it’s Saturday night!!” Carlile tweeted.
“Can you even believe we get to be on the same night as the wonderful Jason Sudeikis? Can’t wait to hug Ted Lasso’s neck!!”
Sharing an image of an SNL-branded baby grow, Halsey wrote: “Back to New York, it’s Saturday night.”
Kardashian West, who will present the show for the first time, added: “OMFG no turning back now!!!! LOL I’m hosting SNL!!!!!!”
Halsey released their latest album ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power’ back in August, with Musgraves’ new record ‘Star-Crossed’ arriving earlier this month. Carlile seventh studio effort, ‘In These Silent Days’, is due out on October 1.
Meanwhile, Young Thug’s second album ‘Punk’ will land just one day prior to his SNL appearance (out on October 15).