SNL Returns October 26 With Back-to-Back Shows Starring Edward Norton, Janelle Monae, Kerry Washington & Eminem

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October 16th, 2013

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via press release:

SNL RETURNS WITH BACK-TO-BACK SHOWS STARTING OCTOBER 26

October 26 – Edward Norton/ Janelle Monáe; November 2 – Kerry Washington/ Eminem

New York, NY – October 16, 2013 – Academy Award nominated actor Edward Norton makes his first appearance as SNL host on October 26.  Norton will next be on screen in the 2014 feature films, “The Grand Budapest Hotel” and “Birdman.”

Janelle Monáe makes her musical guest debut. Monáe is a critically acclaimed singer/songwriter and performance artist whose celebrated sophomore album “The Electric Lady” is in stores now.

On November 2, Kerry Washington makes her SNL hosting debut.  Washington was recently nominated for an Emmy Award for her work on the hit television series “Scandal.”

Eminem returns for his sixth appearance as musical guest.  The Grammy Award winner’s highly anticipated new album, “The Marshall Mathers LP 2,” is set for release on November 5.

Saturday Night Live" is produced in association with Broadway Video. The creator and executive producer is Lorne Michaels.

 
  • JoeHamm

    Yes! I had expected Eminem to perform this season. Washington dropping by as host is rather a surprise. Is she even that great a comedy performer? I shouldn’t be the only one who thinks Norton/Monae is such a strange pairing.

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