Tina Fey to host ‘Saturday Night Live’ season premiere, Arcade Fire to play musical guest

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Tina Fey (Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock, Baby Mama): Born and raised in Upper Darby, Tina Fey is best known for her comedic acting and writing for television shows like Saturday Night Live and 30 Rock. She also wrote an adapted screenplay for 2004's Mean Girls and has won both Emmys and Golden Globes for her writing and acting. (Wikimedia Commons)

The New York Times reports that Saturday Night Live will return to TV for its 39th season on Sept. 28 with Tina Fey as the host and Arcade Fire as the musical guest.

The announcement, made by NBC on Monday, includes the guest lineup for the show’s first three weeks. MTV's latest wild-child Miley Cyrus will play both host and musical guest on October 5. Bruce Willis will host and Katy Perry will perform on October 12.

Fey is currently wrapping up two movie projects, including the new Anchorman film and the latest movie from The Muppets series. Arcade Fire released their new single on Monday to promote their forthcoming album, Reflektor.

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