For decades, the traditional home of “Saturday Night Live” has been the NBC broadcast network — after the late local weekend news. As young viewers find new ways to watch their TV favorites, however, the late-night show is taking up new roosts.
NBC intends to livestream Lorne Michaels’ venerable comedy showcase on its Peacock streaming hub as the program launches its 47th season on October 2, marking NBC’s latest attempt to put the show in front of a broader audience that uses other screens than the one that belongs to a traditional TV set
The first host of the season will be Owen Wilson, who recently gained notice for his role in the Marvel series “Loki” on Disney Plus. He will be paired with Kacey Musgraves,