ACADEMY AWARD-WINNING ACTRESS GWYNETH PALTROW HOSTS “SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE” ON JANUARY 15 WITH GRAMMY WINNING MUSICAL GUEST CEE LO GREEN

New York, NY – January 4, 2011 – "Saturday Night Live" celebrates the new year with back-to-back shows starting January 8 with Jim Carrey and musical guest The Black Keys. On January 15, actress Gwyneth Paltrow returns as host with musical guest Cee Lo Green.

Gwyneth Paltrow will take her third turn at hosting, and can next be seen in the feature film, “Country Song” due out January 7. Paltrow garnered worldwide recognition for her performance in “Shakespeare in Love,” for which she won an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Her past film credits include “The Talented Mr. Ripley,” “Proof,” and the box office sensation “Iron Man.”

Cee Lo Green will make his SNL debut as a solo performer. With the November release of the Grammy winner’s third studio album, “The Lady Killer,” the hit single “F**k You” has already received four Grammy nominations including “Record of the Year” and “Song of the Year” and topped the Billboard and iTunes top 100 charts.

"Saturday Night Live" is produced in association with Broadway Video. The creator and executive producer is Lorne Michaels.