Octavia Spencer, Scarlett Johansson to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’

Octavia Spencer is adding another pretension to her résumé.

The Oscar winner, who is also nominated a second time for Hidden Figures, will horde Saturday Night Live for a initial time subsequent month, NBC announced Thursday.

Spencer will horde on Mar 4, assimilated by first-time low-pitched guest Father John Misty.

Additionally, Scarlett Johansson has been tapped for a lapse as host. The Ghost in a Shell actress will join a five-timers bar when she visits Studio 8H on Mar 11. Musical guest Lorde will perform. Other members of a five-timers bar embody Tom Hanks, Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin, who usually hosted for a record-breaking 17th time. The usually other womanlike members are Tina Fey, Drew Barrymore and Candice Bergen.

For Spencer, a hosting gig comes after Hidden Figures‘ success during a box office. The chronological play has grossed some-more than $145 million during a domestic box bureau so far, in further to a Screen Actors Guild endowment win for best film ensemble. It is also adult for a best design Oscar during Sunday’s ceremony.


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