Tracy Morgan will return to comedy on October 17 when he hosts the third episode of Saturday Night Live‘s 41st season.
Saturday Night Live shared the exciting news on Twitter this afternoon.
We’re excited to announce our first three hosts of Season 41: @MileyCyrus, @amyschumer, and @RealTracyMorgan! #SNL pic.twitter.com/cVOrHZKPBk
— Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) August 17, 2015
Although Tracy has made several public appearances since the June 2014 automobile accident that nearly claimed his life, his upcoming SNL hosting gig will mark his first foray back into comedy since then.
Congratulations, Tracy; bring the heat!