The Last of Us star Pedro Pascal is hosting Saturday Night Live (SNL) for the first time on February 4. He currently stars in the HBO series The Last of Us as Joel, opposite Bella Ramsey who plays Ellie. The series is adapted from the game of the same name. It has already become a hit for the network and has broken viewership records. Pedro Pascal is hosting the late-night sketch show SNL with Coldplay as the musical guest. Pascal previously showed some of his comedic chops in the film The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent opposite Nicolas Cage. The star has range and his career has exploded over the last few years. There will surely be at least one The Last of Us sketch when Pascal is hosting the late-night sketch show. He may have had many dramatic roles but he’s proved he is not limited by them.
Pedro Pascal Really Had People Talking When He Joined the Star Wars Universe
The actor played The Mandalorian going on three seasons. He became a hit with Star Wars fans, which is definitely not always the case for newcomers. He previously starred in the series Narcos as Javier Peña. The actor played a memorable character on Game of Thrones before his demise (like many characters in the show). Now Pedro Pascal can further show his comedic side for his hosting gig with the late-night sketch show SNL. Pedro Pascal appeared in the films Wonder Woman 1984 and The Equalizer 2 as well. The actor is easily becoming one of the most recognizable faces in television and films. He already has a legacy since he’s in the Star Wars universe. The Last of Us was an incredibly popular video game, and fans of the game have approved Pascal as Joel.
You can watch Pedro Pascal hosting the late-night sketch comedy show SNL on NBC on February 4.