Saturday Night Live - Season 45, Episode 9 - Rotten Tomatoes

Scarlett Johansson; Niall Horan



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Episode Info

Scarlett Johansson will return to Studio 8H for her sixth appearance as host on Dec. 14. Johansson currently stars in "Marriage Story" and "Jojo Rabbit." Niall Horan will make his first solo musical guest appearance. His single, "Nice To Meet Ya," has amassed over 100 million global streams since its October release.


Critic reviews for Scarlett Johansson; Niall Horan

"'Oh no, what will we do without his paycheck?'" is still funny regardless of the quality of the show.

December 16, 2019 | Rating: B | Full Review…

It was the best of times as Saturday Night Live lamented this worst of times.

December 16, 2019 | Full Review…

In the monologue, Thanos/Pete Davidson shows up and dusts half the cast. It's mostly lame except for all the jokes ScarJo makes at the expense of her fiance Colin Jost.

December 16, 2019 | Full Review…

This episode wasn't bad, but it was aggressively average. Maybe the writers are holding back some of their best ideas for when Eddie Murphy arrives next weekend

December 16, 2019 | Full Review…

The second-to-last show before the holiday break was also one of Season 45's strongest, rivaling only Will Ferrell's November homecoming.

December 16, 2019 | Full Review…

Many of the best sketches owe their success to smart writing rather than any wild performances from Johansson, but she anchors all of her scenes with a touch of emotional honesty that most hosts would never be able to locate

December 16, 2019 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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