The legendary show opened their 40th season with the cold open of Kenan Thompson as Ray Lewis and and Jay Pharoah as Shannon Sharpe on CNN's State of the Union with Candy Crowley.
So did you hear.
Chris Pratt made the most of his final late night tour stop last night appearing on The Tonight Show, playing a little "Word Sneak," sharing his AMAZING first Hollywood headshot, and talking about, of course, his upcoming appearance as the host of Saturday Night Live's 40th season premiere.
These new SNL promos pretty much prove that no one other than Chris Pratt would have been a better choice to host the 40th season premiere of Saturday Night Live.
Darrell Hammond will replace the recently deceased Don Pardo as the announcer of Saturday Night Live.
It must be Chris Pratt Day today as it's been officially announced that he will host the 40th season premiere of Saturday Night Live on September 27th with musical guest Ariana Grande (natch).
Find out what those guys are really doing on stage.
You knew it was coming.