Created by: Lorne Michaels
Premiere date: September 28, 2019
Running time: 1h 30min
“Saturday Night Live” will kick off its 45th season on Sept. 28 with Woody Harrelson returning to Studio 8H for his fourth appearance as host.
Phoebe Waller-Bridge will make her “SNL” hosting debut on Oct. 5. She created and stars in the award-winning comedy series “Fleabag,” nominated for 11 Emmy Awards, and also garnered praise as the writer and showrunner of the first season of the celebrated series “Killing Eve,” which she continues to executive produce.
Award-winning actor David Harbour will host “SNL” for the first time on Oct. 12. Harbour stars in Netflix’s global hit series “Stranger Things,” dark comedy “Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein” and the upcoming Marvel film “Black Widow.”
Season 45 will also feature Kristen Stewart, hosting for the second time, and former “SNL” cast member Eddie Murphy closing out 2019 with his first appearance as host since 1984.
Repertory Players: Beck Bennett, Aidy Bryant, Michael Che, Pete Davidson, Mikey Day, Heidi Gardner, Colin Jost, Kate McKinnon, Alex Moffat, Kyle Mooney, Chris Redd, Cecily Strong, Kenan Thompson, Melissa Villaseñor
Featured Players: Chloe Fineman, Ego Nwodim, Bowen Yang