Melissa McCarthy to Host ‘SNL’ Super Bowl Weekend (EXCLUSIVE)

Melissa McCarthy Host 'SNL' Super Bowl

Melissa McCarthy will return to host “SNL” over Super Bowl weekend, sources tell Variety.

The actress, who can next be seen in the road trip comedy “Tammy,” is making her third appearance on the NBC sketch series. Her two previous stints drew solid ratings for the latenight comedy.

No word yet on the musical guest for the Feb. 1 episode.

“Tammy,” co-starring Susan Sarandon, opens this summer and tells the story of a woman who hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.

As previously announced, “SNL” will return with new episodes on Jan. 18 with Drake making his debut as both host and musical guest.

Jonah Hill will host on Jan. 25 with musical guest Bastille.

Watch Melissa McCarthy’s ‘SNL’ Opening from 2013:

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  1. SNL host pics are always jazzed up in this way, it has nothing to do with Melissa McCarthy specifically.

  2. JuliaH says:

    I hate that people are attempting to Photoshop Melissa’s magnificence, but ultimately, who cares. Her massive talent, personality and gift to the world at large regarding her comedic gifts will be far more important than magazines who try to ‘reduce’ her via Photoshop. She is worth SOOOoo much more than that, and I think (hope) she knows it. Melissa, you are my Christmas, birthday and Mother’s Day gift all wrapped up into one. LOVE her!! <3

  3. Tim says:

    Is it just me or has Melissa McCarthy been Photoshopped into Delta Burke?

  4. She’s so pretty. :D <3

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