Ariana Grande, Chris Pratt, Maroon 5 & Sarah Silverman to Kick Off SNL’s 40th Season

Live Nation Entertainment Ariana GrandeSaturday Night Liveis kicking off its 40th season on the air with some special guests!

SNL’s 40th season starts with Chris Pratt taking the 8H stage as host. The “Parks and Recreation” actor starred in this summers box office smash “Guardians of the Galaxy,” and will be seen in the upcoming film “Jurassic World.”

Ariana Grande will make her SNL musical guest debut.Grande is currently sitting at Number One on the Billboard 200 chart with her album “My Everything,” a year afterher major label debut “Yours Truly” topped the chart.

On October 4, Sarah Silverman will return to 8H for her first time as host. Taken from Silvermans Emmy-winning HBO special, her comedy album Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles is due out September 23.

Maroon 5 returns for their fifth appearance as musical guest on October 4. The Grammy Award winning group’s latest album, “V,” has already sparked hits including “Maps” and “Animals.”

“Saturday Night Live” is produced in association with Broadway Video. The creator and executive producer is Lorne Michaels. Make sure to catchSaturday Night Liveon Saturdays @ 11:30PM ET/PT on NBC.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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