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
Ricky Gervais age 56

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Will Arnett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Will Arnett age 47

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Mila Kunis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Mila Kunis age 34

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Nick Offerman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Nick Offerman age 47

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Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
chris-carlson added Jon Stewart age 55

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John Krasinski is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ashley-schwindenhammer added John Krasinski age 38

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Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Emma Watson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Emma Watson age 27

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Will Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Will Smith age 49

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Johnny Depp is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Johnny Depp age 52

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Ken Jeong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ConnorRichardson added Ken Jeong age 48

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Ellie Kemper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Ellie Kemper age 37

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Dave Grohl is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Dave Grohl age 49

The Best Seasons of Saturday Night Live

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Bob Odenkirk is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Bob Odenkirk age 55

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Jordan Peele is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ConnorRichardson added Jordan Peele age 39

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Mindy Kaling is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Mindy Kaling age 38

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Gary Oldman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ConnorRichardson added Gary Oldman age 60

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Kaley Cuoco is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Kaley Cuoco age 32

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Brad Pitt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Brad Pitt age 54

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Kristen Bell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Kristen Bell age 37

The Best Dr. Seuss Books

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Dax Shepard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Dax Shepard age 43

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Katey Sagal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Katey Sagal age 64

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Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Idris Elba age 45

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Rebel Wilson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
randoms21 added Rebel Wilson age 38

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Rashida Jones is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Rashida Jones age 42

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George Takei is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
George Takei age 80

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Aziz Ansari is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Aziz Ansari age 35

15 People Who Have Been Banned from SNL

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Chris Hardwick is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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David Tennant is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
David Tennant age 46

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Chuck Norris is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ConnorRichardson added Chuck Norris age 78

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David Letterman is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
chris-carlson added David Letterman age 70

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Adam Scott is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Adam Scott age 44

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Norman Reedus is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Norman Reedus age 49

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Christian Bale is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ConnorRichardson added Christian Bale age 41

14 Celebrities Who Are Heirs

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Keegan-Michael Key is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ConnorRichardson added Keegan-Michael Key age 47

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Liev Schreiber is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Shemar Moore is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Shemar Moore age 47

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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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Hannibal Buress is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Jamie Dornan is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ConnorRichardson added Jamie Dornan age 35

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Bo Burnham is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
carlybobarly added Bo Burnham age 27

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Penn Jillette is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Penn Jillette age 63

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Jenna Coleman is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
Jenna Coleman age 31

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Meryl Streep is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
BenedictJones added Meryl Streep age 68

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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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Uzo Aduba is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live

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Jimmy Carr is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
randoms21 added Jimmy Carr age 45

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Taraji P. Henson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live
ConnorRichardson added Taraji P. Henson age 47

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Quentin Tarantino is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list People You'd Like to See Host Saturday Night Live