Michael Keaton, Taraji P. Henson to Host 'SNL' in April

Carly Rae Jepsen and Mumford & Sons will perform.
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Taraji P. Henson

Cookie and Birdman are coming to Saturday Night Live.

NBC announced Thursday that Michael Keaton is set to return to SNL for his third hosting gig on April 4, following his Oscar-nominated turn in Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). Keaton will star next in the upcoming films Spotlight and Minions.

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Carly Rae Jepsen, who just released new single "I Really Like You," will make her musical-guest debut on the sketch show.

The following week, Empire star Taraji P. Henson will make her SNL hosting debut on the heels of the Fox drama's season finale, with Mumford & Sons returning to the musical stage before the release of their third studio album, Wilder Mind, on May 4.

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