This marks the first time Chappelle has hosted the show. It will also be the first SNL to air after Election Day.
tfw you find out Dave Chappelle is hosting SNL on Nov. 12th, with a Tribe Called Quest as the musical guest. pic.twitter.com/pQFjzUbdlW— Scott Wampler™ (@ScottWamplerBMD) November 4, 2016
Chappelle had a part in Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq, but he’s largely returned to the stage through standup appearances since Chappelle’s Show went off the air.