Will Ferrell Returning to ‘Saturday Night Live’ as Host

Will Ferrell

Saturday Night Live will welcome Will Ferrell back to the stage to host the longrunning sketch-comedy show’s Nov. 23 episode, NBC announced Tuesday.

It will be the fifth hosting gig for Ferrell, who was a full-time SNL cast member from 1995 to 2002. Joining him on the broadcast will be musical guest King Princess, who will perform on the heels of her recently-released debut album, Cheap Queen.

Fans responded with Glee to Ferrell’s return, taking to Twitter to quote their favorite Ferrell-created SNL moments.

“Can’t wait #KingisBack #WillFerrell I’M SOOOO EXCITED,” someone else said.

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