Jennifer Lawrence to Host ‘SNL’

by | December 16, 2012 at 1:37 PM | Saturday Night Live

Jennifer Lawrence (Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Jennifer Lawrence is on the way to “Saturday Night Live.”

The popular “Hunger Games” star is on deck to host the Jan. 19 episode, where she will welcome Lumineers as the show’s musical guest.

NBC’s announcement comes after Lawrence, who is currently in the movie “Silver Linings Playbook,” earned Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild nominations (not to mention her top-ranking on the 2012 edition of’s “Top 99 Most Desirable Women” list). The actress is also considered a likely nominee for the Academy Awards, which will announce their nominations on Jan. 10.