"Saturday Night Live" Rolls into April with Three Back-to-Back Shows

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31 March 2016
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"Saturday Night Live"
Saturday, April 2 at 11:30/10:30c on NBC

Peter Dinklage Will Host April 2 Telecast with Musical Guest Gwen Stefani
Russell Crowe Will Host April 9 with Musical Guest Margo Price
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Will Host April 16 with Musical Guest Nick Jonas

         Peter Dinklage will make his debut as host of “Saturday Night Live” on April 2. The Emmy and Golden Globe-winning star of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” can be seen in the feature film “The Boss,” coming to theaters April 8.

         Joining Dinklage will be musical guest Gwen Stefani. “The Voice” coach has won three Grammy Awards and recently released her third solo album, “This Is What the Truth Feels Like,” which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart.

          On April 9, Russell Crowe will make his debut appearance as host.  The Academy Award-winning actor can next be seen alongside Ryan Gosling in the feature film, “The Nice Guys,” out May 20. Making her musical guest debut is country artist Margo Price, whose first album, “Midwest Farmer’s Daughter,” was released to rave reviews on March 25.


          Julia Louis-Dreyfus returns for her third time as host on April 16. The seven-time Emmy Award winner currently stars on HBO’s “Veep,” which begins its fifth season April 24. Multi-platinum selling artist Nick Jonas will return as the musical guest, but his first solo artist appearance. Jonas will debut music from his upcoming new album, “Last Year Was Complicated,” to be released in June.

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