Octavia Spencer Shades Seth Meyers Before Her 'Saturday Night Live' Debut in New Promo


Octavia Spencer knows her way around a film set, but 30 Rockefeller Plaza is another story.

The Oscar-winning actress is making her Saturday Night Live hosting debut this weekend, but in a new promo, she takes a wrong turn on her way to Studio 8H.

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In the video, Spencer excitedly enters a TV set only to find Seth Meyers eating salad at his Late Night desk.

"Oh, um, wrong studio. SNL's right across the hall," the former Weekend Update host says in the clip. "But, you know, I was head writer for a bunch of years, so if you want to ask me..."

"Cool, dude," Spencer interjects with her back already turned to the comedian. "Cool for you."

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The Hidden Figures star will host the NBC sketch comedy show on Saturday with musical guest Father John Misty. The following week, Scarlett Johansson with host for the fifth time, and Lorde will be the musical guest.