Aubrey Plaza and Michael B. Jordan will be the first two Saturday Night Live hosts kicking-off 2023.
NBC revealed Plaza will host Jan. 21 for the first time, along with musical guest Sam Smith, who will be on the show for the third time. Plaza stars in HBO’s The White Lotus and in Emily the Criminal, which is currently streaming on Netflix.
On Jan. 28, Michael B. Jordan will make his SNL hosting debut, featuring Lil Baby as musical guest, which marks his first appearance on the show as well. Jordan recently reprised his role as Erik “Killmonger” Stevens in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, and will make this directing debut with Creed III. Jordan stars in and directed the film, which arrives in theaters March 3.
The second-half of Saturday Night Live’s Season 48 will air on both NBC and Peacock.
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