We got some BIG news for all you Beliebers out there! Howgreat would it be the see Justin Bieber not only perform as a musical guest onSaturday Night Live but also HOST the show? Well, it sounds like that dream isabout to become a reality! MTV News reports that the teen sensation is in talksto be a part of the long-running sketch comedy show sometime this year!
It all started when 30 Rock star Alec Baldwin chatted withSNL executive producer Lorne Michaels during his WNYC podcast “Here’s theThing.” While chatting with his guest, he began reading off Michaels’ "legendarycork board" featuring confirmed guests for his show. Justin’s name wasannounced from the list!
"The biggest names in the business are coming herethirty-something years [after 'SNL''s debut] to host the show," Baldwin says."Ben Stiller, Melissa McCarthy, [who] won the Emmy award, and Katy Perry'scoming and Jimmy Fallon, who's double-dipping on your payroll, Jonah Hill, andI don't want to ruin any other names, [but] Bieber's confirmed, he's the musicand the [host]."
While we’re super excited for Bieber to show off his comedicskills during the live show, we still have to wait for the OFFICIAL word fromNBC before we start setting our DVRs. But Jonah Hill, Melissa McCarthy AND KatyPerry all expected for this season?! Hurry and give up dates, NBC!
What do you think about Justin hosting SNL? Are youexcited?!