Spider-Man's Andrew Garfield to Host SNL, With Five-Time Musical Guest Coldplay

SNL Andrew GarfieldSaturday Night Live has tapped a real swinger to serve as host of this year’s first May sweeps outing.

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The big screen’s (latest) Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield, will lord over Studio 8H on May 3, the NBC sketch series announced during this weekend’s telecast.

The British rock band Coldplay that night will make their fifth appearance as musical guest, most recently having appeared on SNL in November 2011, alongside Emma Stone — aka Garfield’s Spider-Man honey.