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Christoph Waltz to Make 'Saturday Night Live' Debut

Alabama Shakes also will make its first appearance Feb. 16.

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Christoph Waltz

Oscar-nominated actor Christoph Waltz will make his Saturday Night Live debut.

Waltz, who won a Golden Globe for Django Unchained, will host the Feb. 16 episode, NBC announced Wednesday.

Joining the actor is Southern band Alabama Shakes, also making its first SNL appearance. The band, which released its debut album Boys & Girls last April, is up for three Grammy Awards, including best new artist.

SNL will return Feb. 9 with Justin Bieber as host and musical guest.

Broadway Video produces SNL. Lorne Michaels is the creator and executive producer.

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