Lady Gaga, Josh Hutcherson Named Next “Saturday Night Live” Hosts
How does “Saturday Night Live” plan to follow up a guest hosting appearance by Kerry Washington, the star of TV’s hottest show, “Scandal”?
Well, they’ve scored one both an international pop singer and the star of one of the fall’s biggest movies: Lady Gaga and “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” actor Josh Hutcherson.
Gaga will join Miley Cyrus as the second musician to pull double duty this season as both host and musical guest.
According to the official press release, while the “Applause” singer has performed on the series three times in the past, this will mark her first time hosting “SNL.”
Gaga will perform on the show on November 16, five days after the release of her third studio album, “Artpop.”
Meanwhile, Hutcherson is set to make his hosting debut on November 23, the day after “Catching Fire Hits theaters.
During his appearance, up-and-coming musical group HAIM will perform as first-time musical guests. The band is supporting their new album, “Days Are Gone,” and are about to launch a European tour with Phoenix.
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