“Saturday Night Live” enters its 38th season on September 15th and NBC has officially announced that Ted writer/director/star Seth MacFarlane will host with Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Daniel Craig also slated to take on hosting duties in the weeks to come.
Frank Ocean will make his “SNL” debut alongside MacFarlane. Ocean released his studio debut album “Channel Orange,” in July 2012 to widespread critical acclaim. He originally gained notoriety within the industry for his writing collaborations with top artists like Jay-Z, Kanye West, and Beyonce.
Gordon-Levitt hosts for his second time on September 22nd. The Golden Globe nominated actor will next be seen in Looper and Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln due out later this year. The musical guest on his show will be Mumford & Sons, making their debut on the show. The Grammy nominated group’s second studio album, “Babel” will be released on September 24. Their debut album, “Sigh No More,” reached number two on the Billboard 200 chart.
Craig will host on October 6th, just before his reprises his role as James Bond in November 9th’s Skyfall. Muse will make their second appearance on the show after the release of their sixth studio album, “The 2nd Law” due out October 2. Muse’s last album, “The Resistance” debuted at number one in 19 countries and earned the band a Grammy Award for Best Rock Album.
“Saturday Night Live” is produced in association with Broadway Video. The creator and executive producer is Lorne Michaels.