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Saturday Night Live will kick off 2011 with Jim Carrey.

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The funnyman will host the Jan. 8 episode and will be joined by first-time musical guest The Black Keys.Carrey, who stars in the new film I Love You, Phillip Morris, last hosted in May 1996.SNL will wrap its 2010 schedule this week with host Jeff Bridges and musical guest Eminem.