SNL returns with new programming on November 3, 2018, with Jonah Hill and Maggie Rogers. The show is expected to take a break throughout the holiday season, but right now they have announced Jonah Hill and Maggie Rogers, followed by Liev Schreiber and Lil Wayne on November 10. The guests and host for the November 17, 2018, episode have yet to be announced.
Jonah Hill will mark his fifth appearance on the late-night Saturday show. Hill’s movie Mid90s is currently in theaters. He doesn’t star in the film but produced, directed and wrote it. He also has three films in production,
SNL released the following statement announcing the upcoming guests.
“Singer-songwriter Maggie Rogers will join Hill, marking her debut as musical guest. Rogers’ upcoming album, “Heard It in a Past Life,” is set to be released Jan. 18 and includes her critically acclaimed single, “Light On.” Award-winning actor Liev Schreiber will make his SNL debut as host on Nov. 10. Schreiber stars in Showtime’s hit drama series Ray Donovan, which is currently in its sixth season. Lil Wayne returns as musical guest. His 12th studio album, “Tha Carter V,” debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200.”
Jonah Hill will become a member of the ‘five-timer’ club and fans shared their excitement about his return to the sketch-comedy show.
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Jonah Hill may have started out in the industry as an actor, but he has slowly made his way to producing. He is currently filming two movies where he will provide voice-over work. Jonah Hill is filming The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part where he will voice the character Green Lantern and How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World where he voices the character Snotlout Jorgenson.
Hill is also filming the movie The Beach Bum where he plays the character, Lewis. Each of Hill’s upcoming movies will be released in 2019.
There are seven projects currently in development including those that are optioned and pre-production. Jonah Hill also executively produced and starred in the Netflix series Maniac that has become a hit for the network.
Are you looking forward to the upcoming episodes of Saturday Night Live? Have you seen Jonah Hill host SNL before?