Sam Smith Raves About Aubrey Plaza's Overall Performance In 'Emily The Criminal' For New 'SNL' Promo

The Saturday night show has a packed lineup this weekend, with Aubrey Plaza making her hosting debut and Sam Smith as musical guest.

To prepare for the big night, the movie star duo teamed up with SNL favorite Kenan Thompson for a new promo clip. “We adore you in the White Lotus

But, Thompson later mistakes Plaza for Jenna Ortega when she says, "You've been great quality on Wednesday."

While the actress reveals that she wasn't in the popular Netflix series, Thompson asks her to "at least" make the viral dance trend fueled by Wednesdays

Smith posted the video on Instagram, along with the caption: "Saturday [yellow heart emoji]." They may be serving as musical guests on the iconic cartoon comedy shoW

The LP comes on the heels of the singer's warm collaboration. with Kim Petras, "Unholy."

Saturday Night Live airs live on NBC every Saturday at 11:30 p.m. m. ET/8:30 p.m. m. subway. For those without cable, the post can also stream on NBC's

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