Saturday Night Live is coming back from hiatus this weekend, and they're trying something new! Not only will they start with first time host Jim Parsons , they'll follow him with another first timer- Lena Dunham ! The Girls creator will make her SNL debut
of HBO’s “Girls” will make her “Saturday Night Live” hosting debut on March 8 with musical guest The National
The appearance will also mark The National’s their first time on the long-running sketch comedy show. Their most recent album, “Trouble Will Find Me,” received a 2014 Grammy nomination for Best Alternative Album and their documentary “Mistaken For Strangers” hits theaters during last week of March.
“SNL” returns this Saturday with host Jim Parsons and musical guest Beck. With the departure of Seth Meyers’ for NBC’s “Late Night,” the March 1 “SNL” will also mark the debut of head writer Colin Jost as new “Weekend Update” co-anchor. Jost will join Cecily Strong — who worked the popular fake news segment with Meyers this season — behind the desk.
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