Dakota Johnson to host 'Saturday Night Live' Feb. 28
During Jerry Seinfeld’s “taking questions from the audience” bit in Saturday Night Live‘s 40th annviersary show, Dakota Johnson revealed that she is the show’s next host. Johnson will helm the show Feb. 28.
Since he’s hosted before, Johnson asked Seinfeld to tell her what the process is like. Seinfeld’s advice: “Well, Dakota, hosting the show is thrilling, but when you host, you’re totally powerless—you’re told what to do, what to wear, you just have to submit.” She responded: “So great, it’s like a regular shoot.”
And there’s your Fifty Shades joke for the evening, folks.
Update, Feb. 18: NBC announced that Johnson will be joind by Alabama Shakes as musical guest.