Timothée Chalamet to Reprise 'SNL' Hosting Role

Saturday Night Live unveils an impressive celebrity lineup

by Zain ul Abedin
Timothée Chalamet to Reprise 'SNL' Hosting Role
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Timothée Chalamet is once again poised to usurp the iconic Saturday Night Live stage, ushering in an unmissable episode of the show’s 49th season, airing on November 11. The renowned actor from "Dune" is returning to the SNL studios, ready to regale audiences with his dynamic presence and comedic flair.

He's set to be joined by the indie music powerhouse Boygenius, a supergroup composed of the immensely talented Phoebe Bridgers, Lucy Dacus, and Julien Baker. This unique collaboration promises a night of exceptional music and entertainment.

Chalamet is no stranger to the SNL stage, having made his hosting debut on December 12, 2020, where he left an indelible mark with his charismatic performance and impeccable timing. His return is highly anticipated by fans and critics alike, eager to see what he brings to the table this time.

This appearance precedes the eagerly awaited release of his latest film, "Wonka," set to hit theaters on December 8. As excitement builds around his upcoming project, Chalamet’s SNL gig is expected to add momentum, drawing in viewers and creating buzz.

SNL's Star-Studded Season Start

The current season of Saturday Night Live commenced with a bang, featuring Pete Davidson and Ice Spice in the premier roles of host and musical guest, respectively. The episode was heightened by surprise cameo appearances from Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce, Hollywood’s newest couple, adding an extra layer of star power to the proceedings.

The second episode of the season brought Bad Bunny to the forefront, showcasing his versatile talents as he took on the dual role of host and musical guest. Bad Bunny’s performance was historic, as he joined the ranks of Desi Arnaz, becoming only the second Latin artist to achieve this feat since 1979.

The episode was further elevated with brief yet memorable cameos from Lady Gaga, Mick Jagger, and Pedro Pascal, ensuring a night of top-tier entertainment and surprises. As SNL continues to deliver outstanding episodes weekly, the anticipation for Timothée Chalamet’s return is palpable.

Viewers can expect a night filled with laughter, unforgettable performances, and perhaps a few surprises as this young actor takes the stage again.