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SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE’ CLOSES OUT ITS 44th SEASON WITH THREE BACK-TO-BACK SHOWS IN MAY

May 4 – Adam Sandler/ Shawn Mendes

May 11 – Emma Thompson/ Jonas Brothers

May 18 – Paul Rudd/ DJ Khaled

NEW YORK – April 17, 2019 – Academy Award winner Emma Thompson will make her “Saturday Night Live” hosting debut on May 11. Thompson stars opposite Mindy Kaling in the comedy “Late Night,” due in theaters June 7.

The Grammy Award-nominated band Jonas Brothers will return to “SNL” for their second appearance as musical guest. “Sucker,” the band’s first original release in nearly six years, debuted at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Paul Rudd returns to “SNL” for the fourth time as host for the season finale on May 18. Rudd reprises his role as Ant-Man in the highly anticipated “Avengers: Endgame,” in theaters April 26.

Grammy-nominated multiplatinum artist DJ Khaled will make his “SNL” debut as musical guest. His eagerly awaited 11th record, “Father of Asahd,” will be released May 17.

As previously announced, “SNL” will return on May 4 with host Adam Sandler and musical guest Shawn Mendes.

“Saturday Night Live” is produced in association with Broadway Video. The creator and executive producer is Lorne Michaels.

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