Entertainment 'Saturday Night Live' Reveals First Hosts of Season 47 -- Including Kim Kardashian, Jason Sudeikis & More!
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is returning for season 47, and bringing a slew of first-time hosts to Studio 8H. The celebrated sketch series took to social media on Wednesday to announce the first four hosts for the show's upcoming season.
Loki starhas been tapped to host the season 47 premiere on Oct. 2, and will be joined by musical guest .
Meanwhile,will lead the Oct. 9 show, where she will be joined by frequent musical guest and one-time host . Then, Oscar winner will make his SNL debut hosting the Oct. 16 episode, along with musical guest Young Thug.
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Finally, former SNL castmember andwill make his long awaited return, hosting the show on Oct. 23.
— SNL is back October 2! (@nbcsnl)
Kardashian took to her Instagram story Wednesday afternoon to share the exciting news, reposting the show's traditional corkboard announcement pic.
"OMFG No turning back now!!! LOL" Kardashian wrote. "I'm hosting SNL!!!!!!"
The announcement comes after SNL's big night at the, where the show took home eight awards, including the coveted Outstanding Variety Sketch Series.
Creator and executive producer Lorne Michaels spoke with reporters -- including ET's Lauren Zima -- backstage after the big win, and
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"I'm not gonna tell you much, only because we haven't announced who's hosting and who the first four are, but I don't think anybody will be heartbroken," Michaels said of the show's lineup. "I think people will be happy with what we have."
He also teased Sudeikis' return to the show, sharing, "He'll be coming back soon. I'm very happy about that."
Sudeikis -- who took home two Emmys on Sunday for his work on Ted Lasso -- joined SNL as a featured player in 2005, and was a key part of the cast until his departure in 2013.
returns Oct. 2 at 11:30 p.m ET, 8:30 p.m. PT on NBC.
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Debra Messing Shades Kim Kardashian’s Upcoming ‘SNL’ Hosting Gig .
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