NBC People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live  

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List Rules Only people who have not already hosted an episode or been announced as a future host.

Lorne Michaels has his quirks and one of them is being picky about who should host SNL. Guest hosts are usually people who are popular at the time, worthy of the title, or the first people to pick up the phone when the dream Saturday Night Live hosts fall through. Who would you like to see host SNL in the future?

It’s shocking when you think about the people who haven’t hosted SNL yet and then you remember that Lindsay Lohan has. The hosting roster is at the mercy of which TV show or film is doing well at the time, which makes sense, but it’s thrown dirt on the dream Saturday Night Live hosts list.

Norman Reedus may have shot SNL cast member Pete Davidson on "Weekend Update" with a crossbow but that only served to tease fans. It’s not the same thing as hosting by a mile. Reedus is a funny guy, an expert licker of people’s faces, and up for anything - much like Kristen Bell, Will Arnett, Ilana Glazer, and countless other celebrities and funny actors who are on this list of people who should host SNL next.

If anyone on this list gets their chance to host the NBC sketch comedy show in the upcoming seasons, it will be updated here. In the meantime, consider your dream Saturday Night Live hosts. Which of the people who haven’t hosted SNL yet are most deserving? Upvote the people who should host Saturday Night Live and let the folks over at Studio 8H know what’s up.

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Stephen Colbert is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Ricky Gervais is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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John Krasinski is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Will Arnett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Nick Offerman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Emma Watson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Ken Jeong is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Jordan Peele is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Ellie Kemper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Dave Grohl is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Johnny Depp is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Bob Odenkirk is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Mindy Kaling is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Kristen Bell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Gary Oldman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Brad Pitt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Kaley Cuoco is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Adam Scott is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Rebel Wilson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Rashida Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Christian Bale is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Katey Sagal is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Dax Shepard is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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David Tennant is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Keegan-Michael Key is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Aziz Ansari is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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David Letterman is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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George Takei is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Chris Hardwick is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Norman Reedus is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Chuck Norris is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Hannibal Buress is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Liev Schreiber is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Andrew Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Bo Burnham is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Shemar Moore is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Jamie Dornan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Meryl Streep is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Beto O'Rourke is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Penn Jillette is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Natalie Dormer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Jenna Coleman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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Taraji P. Henson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
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