'Saturday Night Live': Lizzo To Pull Double Duty,  Gunna And Jerrod Carmichael To Make Debuts
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'Saturday Night Live': Lizzo To Pull Double Duty, Gunna And Jerrod Carmichael To Make Debuts

Jerrod Carmichael, Gunna and Lizzo are set for Saturday Night Live in April, with the former two making their SNL debuts.

Carmichael, who is gearing up for his Apr. 2 HBO comedy special, Jerrod Carmichael: Rothaniel, will host SNL Apr. 1. The musical guest during his episode will be Grammy-nominated artist Gunna, who is also making his SNL debut. He will perform songs from his Billboard 200 #1 album, DS4Ever.

Lizzo will follow them Apr. 16 as the guest star and musical guest. While this will be her first time as a guest actor, this will be her second time as musical guest. Her hosting stint will coincide with the airing of her Amazon Prime Video competition series, Watch Out for the Big Grrrls. Her unscripted series will follow Lizzo as she challenges 10 hopeful dancers to join her Big Grrrls dance team. According to the description, the women will live in the Big Grrrls House and "must prove they have what it takes to make it ot the end and join Lizzo in front of a global audience on the center stage."

In between these two hot-ticket episodes, Jake Gyllenhaal and Camilla Cabello will take over SNL Apr. 9. Gyllenhaal's episode will coincide with the release of his new film with Yayha Abdul-Mateen II, Ambulance, coming to theaters Apr. 8.

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