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Emma Stone Will Become an SNL Five-Timer as Host on December 2

The star of Poor Things and Showtime's The Curse returns to Host SNL with singer-songwriter Noah Kahan as musical guest. 

By Samantha Vincenty

On December 2, Saturday Night Live returns after a break for Thanksgiving, and an SNL Thanksgiving special on Wednesday, November 22. We're nearly halfway through Season 49 of SNL, and as we collectively careen toward the holiday season, the show has a true gift of a Host for its first December show. 

How to Watch

Watch Saturday Night Live Saturdays at 11:30/10:30c on NBC and next day on Peacock.  

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SNL's next Host is an Academy Award-winning actress, a nimble comedic performer, and she happens to be the first woman to host this season. Like her colleague Scarlett Johansson, she met her husband on the set of Saturday Night Live. And after the December 5 episode, she'll share another thing in common with Johansson: She'll become a five-time SNL Host

Who is hosting Saturday Night Live on December 2, 2023? 

Emma Stone attends a Louis Vuitton fashion show

Emma Stone!

Stone is currently starring in the Showtime series The Curse with Nathan Fielder, and the Yorgos Lanthimos film Poor Things, out on December 8. Nominated for an Academy Award three times, she won Best Film Actress in a Leading Role in 2017 for La La Land. 

In 2020, Stone founded the production company Fruit Tree with husband Dave McCary, who was a writer and segment director for SNL from 2014-2022.

Who is the musical guest for Saturday Night Live on December 2, 2023? 

Noah Kahn performs on stage at a music festival

Noah Kahan!

Singer-songwriter Kahan's third studio album, Stick Season (We'll All Be Here Forever), an expanded version of 2022's Stick Season, was released on June 9, 2023. 

Kahan has collaborated with artists including Kacey Musgraves, Post Malone, and Hozier, and is currently on a world tour through July 2024. It will be Kahan's first time performing on the SNL stage.


How many times has Emma Stone hosted SNL

Four times—and December 2 will be her fifth time hosting.

Emma Stone first hosted Saturday Night Live on October 23, 2010.

Stone returned to host on November 12, 2011; December 3, 2016; April 13, 2019; and December 2, 2023.

Can't wait until then? Watch sketches from Emma Stone's SNL episodes past below. 

Short Film: The Actress

Stone flexed her dramatic skills and her comedy chops in this Stone on SNL all-timer.

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What makes Stone such a great SNL Host is her full commitment to playing an absolute weirdo.

Watch Saturday Night Live Saturdays at 11:30/10:30c on NBC and stream the next day on Peacock.