Rapper will host and carry out on Oct. 15, whereas Kendrick Lamar and Willow have been additionally introduced as early Season 48 musical visitors

Saturday Night Live has introduced its preliminary slate of hosts and musical visitors for its upcoming forty eighth season, together with a particular episode that includes Megan Thee Stallion pulling double obligation.

The sketch present will return Oct. 1 with Miles Teller and Kendrick Lamar, whereas Brendan Gleeson and Willow will seem on Oct. 8. Megan will then take the stage as host and musical visitor on Oct. 15.

Meg celebrated the exceptionally excellent news with some apt all-caps tweeting: “THEE HOT GIRL COACH IS HOSTING AND PERFORMING ON SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE TUNE IN ALL HOTTIES.” This will mark Megan’s first time internet hosting, however third time performing on SNL: She final took the stage in Oct. 2020, whereas she made her debut in 2019 when she joined Chance the Rapper — additionally pulling double obligation that night time — for a efficiency of “Handsome.” 

Megan has spoken lots recently about her ambitions to make in-roads in Hollywood. She lately appeared in an episode of the brand new Marvel/Disney+ series She-Hulk, and she or he additionally has a task within the upcoming A24 movie, Fucking Identical Twins. Along with appearing on screen

, Meg informed New York Magazine that wishes to be concerned behind-the-scenes, too, like Ice Cube and Queen Latifah. 

“When I have a look at them, it evokes me to take it additional than simply music,” she mentioned. “I don’t really feel like I’m solely going to be an actress — I really feel like I’m additionally going to be a director, and I’m additionally going to be a producer.”

As for SNL’s different Season 48 hosts and musical visitors, the season premiere will mark Teller’s SNL debut, whereas Lamar shall be performing on the present for the third time (he beforehand took the stage in 2013 and 2014, and made a cameo in 2018). Both Gleeson and Willow shall be making their SNL debuts on the Oct. 8 episode, as properly. 

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