The Queen’s Gambit star is set to host the final episode of SNL’s 46th season.
Monday, SNL revealed the list of their final hosts and musical guests for the season.
Who is Anya Taylor-Joy?
Anya Taylor-Joy, 25, is an actress and model.
Starting her career in 2014, Taylor-Joy has appeared in blockbuster films such as The Witch, Emma and Split.
Taylor-Joy has won numerous awards for her role in The Queen’s Gambit, including one Prix Golden Globe for the best performance by an actress in a mini-series or a film made for television.
In 2019, she was named to Forbes 30 Under 30 list. In 2021, she was named one of the emerging leaders of Time magazine shaping the future.
When is Anya Taylor-Joy hosting Saturday Night Live?
SNL announced in a tweet on Twitter that Taylor-Joy will debut on SNL on May 22 as the show’s 46th season finale host with a musical guest. Lil Nas X, who is also making his SNL debut.
The two will follow host Keegan Michael Key and musical guest Olivia rodrigo set to make their SNL debut on May 15.
What is Saturday Night Live?
NBC’s hit show Saturday Night Live has been around for over four decades.
The comedy sketch series first aired in 1975 as a comedy series intended to appeal to viewers between the ages of 18 and 34.