In Depth

Phelps, Lil Wayne Make ‘SNL’ Debuts

Michael Phelps will host the season premiere of “Saturday Night Live” on Sept. 13. He’ll be joined by musical guest Lil Wayne.

The 34th season of “SNL” will kick off with four live shows in a row.

In addition, NBC will air “Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday” in prime time. The three live half-hours will begin airing Oct. 9 at 9:30 p.m.