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'West Side Story' Star Ariana DeBose Will Host First 'Saturday Night Live' of 2022, Roddy Ricch to Perform!

'West Side Story' Star Ariana DeBose Will Host First 'Saturday Night Live' of 2022, Roddy Ricch to Perform!

Ariana DeBose is taking on a big new role!

The 30-year-old West Side Story star will make her debut as a host on Saturday Night Live for the series’ first episode of 2022 on January 15, NBC confirmed Thursday (January 6).

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Ariana plays Anita in the new adaptation of the classic, directed by Steven Spielberg.

Roddy Ricch will appear as the musical guest, promoting his new album Live Life Fast.

A studio audience is currently expected for the January 15 broadcast, but plans could change amid the spike in COVID cases. Audiences are required to be vaccinated and wear masks during taping.

New shows will also air on January 22 and 29, with hosts and musical guests to be announced at a later date.

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