Saoirse Ronan to Host SNL in December

Lawrence Kim
November 20, 2017

The 23-year-old actress, who already has two Oscar nominations to her name, will be hosting the December 2 episode of Saturday Night Live with the band U2 as the musical guest.

Saoirse, who's now starring in the aforementioned acclaimed indie, will headline the December 2 show, the network announced.

The Irish rockers have previously appeared on SNL three times, most recently in 2009.

Lady Bird is now playing in limited release.

Saoirse is now garnering critical acclaim for her performance in Lady Bird, a coming of age story from writer director Greta Gerwig. Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Lucas Hedges, and Timothee Chalamet co-star in the film. Kate McKinnon and Alec Baldwin also won the comedy supporting acting categories for their critically-acclaimed performances during the previous season.

It has also won 64 Emmy Awards, the most for any show in USA television history.

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