Who's Hosting 'Saturday Night Live' in Season 44?

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Another season of laughs and unforgettable skits is in full swing — Saturday Night Live returned on September 29 for Season 44.

The first host taking center stage at Studio 8H for the Emmy-winning sketch series' new season was Star Wars star Adam Driver. This was Driver's second time emceeing — he first appeared in Season 41.

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SNL is coming into this unprecedented season after winning Outstanding Variety Sketch Series at the 2018 Emmys. This marks the show’s fourth win and 23rd nomination in the category.

The show also won seven golden statues at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys.

Scroll down for a breakdown of upcoming musical guests and hosts:

September 29

Host: Adam Driver

Musical guest: Kanye West

October 6

Host: Awkwafina

Musical guest: Travis Scott

October 13

Host: Seth Meyers

Musical guest: Paul Simon

November 3

Host: Jonah Hill

Musical guest: Maggie Rogers

November 10

Host: Liev Schreiber

Musical guest: Lil Wayne

November 17

Host: Steve Carell

Musical guest: Ella Mai

December 1

Host: Claire Foy

Musical guest: Anderson .Paak

December 8

Host: Jason Momoa

Musical guest: Mumford & Sons

December 15

Host: Matt Damon

Musical guest: Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus

Saturday Night Live, Saturdays, 11:30/10:30c, NBC

 

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