SNL: J.K. Simmons Set for Host Debut

SNL JK Simmons Host

The Closer alum-turned-Oscar-nominated/Golden Globe-winning Whiplash star J.K. Simmons will make his Saturday Night Live hosting debut on Jan. 31.

Serving as musical guest, People.com reports, is D’Angelo and his band The Vanguard.

The long-running NBC sketch series opened 2015 this past weekend with host Kevin Hart. Next up is The Voice‘s Blake Shelton — doing double duty as host and musical guest — this Saturday, Jan. 24.