Los Angeles, Apr 15 (PTI) Donald Glover is in for double glory in his “Saturday Night Live” debut as the actor will both host and perform as the musical guest on the May 5 episode.

The news was announced during the April 14 episode, hosted by John Mulaney, EW reported.

“SNL” official Twitter handle also confirmed the news with a picture that had words “May 5… Donald Glover… Childish Gambino” written on three different-coloured cards.

The photo was captioned, “Mark your calendars! May 5!!!! #SNL.” Childish Gambino is Glover’s hip hop act.

The “Atlanta” star joins the list of the few artistes who have both presented and performed as the musical guest in a single “SNL” episode, such as Mick Jagger, Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Janet Jackson, Justin Bieber and Bruno Mars.

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