‘SNL’ Taps Tina Fey to Host Season Premiere; Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry to perform in October

Photo Credits: (L) Katy Perry courtesy Axelle/Bauer-Griffin;(R) Miley Cyrus courtesy Rick Diamond/Getty Images North America

Saturday Night Live enters its 39th season on September 28 with the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning Tina Fey returning for her fourth appearance as host.  Arcade Fire will also return for their fourth appearance as musical guest.  The Grammy winners’ upcoming album is due out October 29.

Singer/actress Miley Cyrus will pull double duty, serving as host and musical guest for the October 5 episode. Cyrus’ appearance will coincide with the October 4 release of her upcoming fourth studio album Bangerz, featuring double-platinum lead single, “We Can’t Stop” as well as her brand new single “Wrecking Ball.”

Film star Bruce Willis will return for his second hosting gig for the October 12 episode, with Katy Perry also making her second appearance as a musical guest. Katy Perry, whose new single “Roar” just dethroned Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” on the Billboard Hot 100 as the #1 song in America, will perform in the midst of a promo tour for her fourth studio album Prism, set to be released October 21.

Saturday Night Live is produced in association with Broadway Video. The creator and executive producer is Lorne Michaels.