Jim Carrey to Host 'Saturday Night Live' in January

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NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 22:  Jim Carrey, actor and founder of the Better U Foundation, looks on during the annual Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) September 22, 2010 in New York City. The sixth annual meeting of the CGI gathers prominent individuals in politics, business, science, academics, religion and entertainment to discuss global issues such as climate change and the reconstruction of Haiti. The event, founded by Clinton after he left office, is held the same week as the General Assembly at the United Nations, when most world leaders are in New York City.

The Black Keys to appear for first time as musical guests on live sketch comedy show.

Jim Carrey will ring in the New Year on Saturday Night Live, the network announced Friday.

The I Love You Philip Morris star hosts the Jan. 8 episode and will be joined by musical guest The Black Keys, who will be making its first appearance.

Carrey last hosted SNL in 1996.

Jeff Bridges, who stars in Tron: Legacy and True Grit, closes out the year on SNL this weekend with musical guest Eminem.