Movie icon Adam Sandler,who first made his mark as a cast member of Saturday Night Live, is returning to the show to host SNL for the first time ever, returning to the stage after 25 years.
Happy to Welcome Back Adam Sandler to SNL
Adam Sandler will make his appearance on the May 4th episode and will be joined by musical guest Sean Mendez, as he reunites at 30 Rockefeller Plaza with his former show.
“We are happy to welcome Adam back to ‘SNL’ in what is sure to be a special night,” executive producer of Saturday Night Live Lorne Michaels said in a statement.
In the early-to-mid 1990s, Sandler was one of the standout comedians on Saturday Night Live, along with fellow comedians Chris Farley, David Spade and Chris Rock.