July 31, 2009
Poehler to guest star on new ‘SNL’ program
Amy Poehler has signed up to guest star on the first two editions of the new series
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday, NBC said.
The former longtime
Saturday Night Live cast member left the sketch-comedy series last season to headline the new sit-com
Parks and Recreation.
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursdayfor its premiere Sept. 17 and its second installment Sept. 24.
Poehler is to reunite with
Saturday Night Live star Seth Meyers behind the anchor desk they shared on
SNL, the network noted.