John Cena will become just the third pro wrestler to host SNL, joining Hulk Hogan (who co-hosted the show with Mr. T before WrestleMania I in 1985) and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. Cena will host SNL next Saturday, December 10th.

While Cena has never hosted the show, he did make a cameo during the opening sketch above in 2009. Cena played a security guard who was trying to block host Tracy Morgan from entering the building, and was knocked out.

Cena commented on hosting SNL, writing on Twitter:


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