Lena Dunham Is Hosting 'SNL' On March 8

02/25/2014 11:18 am ET | Updated Feb 26, 2014

On March 8, Lena Dunham has work, then a dinner thing, then an appearance on "Saturday Night Live." NBC announced on Tuesday that the "Girls" star will host "SNL" that night alongside musical guest The National. The episode will mark Dunham's hosting debut on the venerable late-night sketch comedy series, which spoofed Dunham's "Girls" last year during an episode hosted by Tina Fey. "If they know you are simple, they will drown you in river."

Following the announcement, Dunham tweeted about her forthcoming "SNL" debut:

Also on HuffPost:

Celebrity News & Photos