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Blake Shelton, Kevin Hart will host SNL this month

Two big names are coming to SNL later this month, actor and comedian Kevin Hart will return to host SNL for a second time, while Blake Shelton will host for the very first time. Hart is currently featured in “Top Five,” directed by Chris Rock, and next stars in “The Wedding Ringer,” in theaters Jan. 16.

Singer-songwriter Sia comes to Studio 8H for her first appearance as musical guest. Her Billboard 200 chart topping album, “1000 Forms of Fear,” features the 4-time Grammy nominated lead single “Chandelier” and new single “Elastic Heart.”

The reigning five-time CMA Male Vocalist of the Year Blake Shelton makes his SNL debut, serving as both host and musical guest on Jan. 24. As a coach on the Emmy winning series, “The Voice,” the five-time Grammy nominee and ACM co-host has led four artists to victory. Shelton’s latest album, “Bringing Back the Sunshine,” debuted at # 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.

“Saturday Night Live” is produced in association with Broadway Video. The creator and executive producer is Lorne Michaels.

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