Seth Meyers Prepares for 'SNL' Homecoming in Promo


Paul Simon would be the musical visitor as Meyers hosts this weekend.

Seth Meyers is about to make his return to Saturday Night Live.

The former SNL star and head author and present Late Night host appeared in a promo for his upcoming gig internet hosting this week's episode of the range present. The promo opens with Meyers exiting doorways which are labeled with the identify of his discuss present. He sits down and is rolled down the corridor as music begins to play.

"No one ever stated homecomings have been simple, but when one thing is simply too simple, it's hardly value doing," Meyers says in a voiceover. "So regardless of how onerous the street, how lengthy the journey, I'm going to make it again to Studio 8H."

The music cuts out as SNL forged members Kenan Thompson and Alex Moffat watch Meyers movie the promo. "Isn't Seth's studio simply down the corridor from us?" asks Moffat. "Yeah, it's proper subsequent door. But he wished to make an enormous deal about it. I assist his alternative," responds Thompson.

While filming, Meyers realizes that he forgot his ID and desires to return to his studio.

"Oh, hey, guys," he says, greeting the present SNL stars. "Is it bizarre to see me right here?"

"I noticed you within the lavatory yesterday," says Thompson. "So, no."

Meyers then returned to his voiceover as he was wheeled backwards. "Not all journeys go as deliberate, however that doesn't imply you shouldn't take them," he concludes.

SNL additionally added a compilation video to its YouTube channel of a few of Meyers' most memorable moments from his time on the range present.

The video opens together with his "Weekend Update" wedding ceremony to frequent customer Stefon, performed by Bill Hader.

The clip then backtracks to Meyers audition for the present in 2001, one in every of his many appearances within the "Top O' the Morning" sketches alongside Jimmy Fallon and a glimpse of his character Dave "Zinger" Clinger.

The video concludes with Meyers and Stefon sitting on the "Weekend Update" desk. After Stefon fingers Meyers a button that reads, "Kiss me, I'm Irish," the visitor grabs Meyers' face and kisses him.

Meyers will return to SNL as host on Oct. 13. Paul Simon will function the musical visitor.

This article initially appeared on The Hollywood Reporter.