Watch James Franco Reveal a Selfish Reason for Hosting 'SNL'

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James Franco may be a complicated guy, but he really just wants a sandwich, as he explains in the promos for this weekend's new Saturday Night Live episode.

The Interview actor, who is set to host for the third time, appears with castmember Cecily Strong in the videos, and Strong convinces him to wish for something important for Christmas.

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"There is a God!" Franco exclaims when the sandwich suddenly materializes in his hands. Needless to say, Strong is not impressed. 

In the promos, Franco also reveals his hedonistic reason for hosting the show. Plus, a 30 Rock star has strangely been keeping tabs on Strong and Franco.

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Nicki Minaj is the episode's musical guest. The full promos can be seen below. 

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