Sun. Jan 23rd, 2022

Saturday Night Live will be returning after its holiday break on Jan. 15 with West Side Story star Ariana DeBose set to make her hosting debut and Roddy Rich tapped as the musical guest.

DeBose is currently starring in Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story, which she is utterly fantastic in as Anita. DeBose has been recognized with multiple nominations for her performance, including with a Critics Choice Award and Golden Globes nomination for Best Supporting Actress. DeBose is a veteran of Broadway, having appeared in the original ensemble of Hamilton and was nominated for a Tony for Summer: The Donna Summer Musical. She has been making a splash on the big and small screen over the last couple of years as well, starring in The Prom on Netflix and the Apple TV Plus series Schmigadoon!, which was actually produced by SNL’s Lorne Michaels.

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