Dwayne Johnson Returning To Host ‘Saturday Night Live’

The man once known as the Rock is headed back to 30 Rock. In two weeks, Dwayne Image (2) SNL_logo__121127192010-275x196.jpg for post 550730Johnson will retake the Studio 8H stage for his fourth hosting stint on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. The gig is set for March 28, six days before the opening of his latest action flick Furious 7. George Ezra is your musical companion. It’ll be Johnson’s first time hosting since 2009. Check out his monologue from that night above.

This past Saturday, SNL delivered some strong ratings with Thor‘s Chris Hemsworth as host. The Lorne Michaels-produced show, which is celebrating its 40th season in the 11:30 PM Saturday slot, drew averaged a 4.0 household rating in the metered markets and a 2.0 among adults 18-49 in the markets with Local People Meters. That was up a bit from the previous week, when Fifty Shades Of Grey star Dakota Johnson fronted the show.

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