Russell Crowe to Host SNL

Saturday Night Live Taps Russell Crowe, Julia Louis-Dreyfus as April Hosts

Russell Crowe will make his Saturday Night Live hosting debut next month, NBC announced on Thursday. Additionally, Veep‘s Julia Louis-Dreyfus is set for her third SNL hosting stint.

Oscar-winner Crowe will preside over the April 9 telecast, with country artist Margo Price serving as musical guest. Louis-Dreyfus, meanwhile, will headline the April 16 installment alongside musical guest Nick Jonas (marking his first solo appearance).

Louis-Dreyfus, who was an SNL cast member from 1982-85, last hosted the program in 2007.

Peter Dinklage kicks off SNL‘s run of April originals this Saturday. Gwen Stefani will be musical guest.