'Saturday Night Live' Sets Jim Carrey to Host

Jim Carrey

Apatow wrote Jim Carrey’s The Cable Guy and co-wrote (with Nicholas Stoller) Carrey’s Fun With Dick and Jane.

Jim Carrey is bringing his elastic facial expressions back to Saturday Night Live. 

The comedy star will host the sketch show Oct. 25. Iggy Azalea will be the musical guest. 

This marks Carrey's third time hosting the show, with his appearances having aired in 1996 and 2011. Carrey's previous trademark sketches from the show include participating in the Roxbury Guys routine with Will Ferrell and Chris Kattan in his first go-round. 

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Carrey, who began his rise to fame as a castmember of the Fox sketch series In Living Color, will appear on SNL just in time to promote his upcoming sequel Dumb and Dumber To, hitting theaters Nov. 14.

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