Donald Glover Will Now Host and Perform on ‘SNL’

Donald Glover is collecting his coins from ‘Saturday Night Live.’ Golden Globe-winning actor will serve as host and musical guest of the show on May 5.

via DeadlineThe news was announced during the John Mulaney-hosted episode of the late-night show. Glover will bring his brand of comedy on the sketch side of things while his hip-hop persona Childish Gambino will take the stage as the musical guest.

The news comes at a prime time for Glover who is on roll with his surreal FX comedy “Atlanta” (specifically the recent “Teddy Perkins” episode which will haunt you long after you watch it). He also stars in the upcoming “Solo: A Star Wars Story” movie which will premiere at Cannes in May.