Tracy Morgan will host SNL for the second time on October 17, his first appearance since a tragic vehicle accident that left him hospitalized and killed his friend and colleague James, “Jimmy Mac” McNair. A settlement was reached in the case earlier this year. Morgan was an SNL cast member for seven seasons and earned an Emmy nom for 30 Rock.
Cyrus is up first on October 3 in her third go-round as host. She’s also set to host the MTV Video Music Awards on August 30. Coming off her summer box office hit Trainwreck, Amy Schumer follows on October 10 in her hosting debut. Schumer tweeted that’s she’s ready.
Musical guests will be announced at a later date.
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