Brendan Gleeson will be one of Saturday Night Live’s celebrity hosts, the show’s organizers have announced.
he Irish actor, known from films like Paddington and In Bruges, will appear in the 48th season of the popular US comedy show.
Gleeson will make his hosting debut on October 8 and will be joined by Willow, daughter of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, who will make her musical guest debut.
It comes ahead of the release of Gleeson’s upcoming film The Banshees of Inisherin, in which he is reunited with Colin Farrell.
The black comedy-drama was written and directed by Martin McDonagh, who directed the pair in both In Bruges and Seven Psychopaths.
Top Gun: Maverick star Miles Teller will also take on the role of host on October 1, where he will be joined by multi-award-winning US rapper Kendrick Lamar.
Megan Thee Stallion will perform as a presenter and musical act on October 15th.
The WAP singer first performed in October 2020.
https://www.independent.ie/style/celebrity/celebrity-news/brendan-gleeson-to-host-saturday-night-live-in-october-42005608.html Brendan Gleeson will host Saturday Night Live in October