Bill Hader Bill Hader

Guess who's back?!

Saturday Night Live alum Bill Hader is returning to Studio 8H to host the third episode of SNL's upcoming 40th season, NBC announced Wednesday. Joining him will be musical guest Hozier.

Fall TV Preview: Get hot scoop on returning shows

Hader was an SNL cast member for eight seasons before he left the show in 2013. Fingers crossed he brings Stefon and Herb Welch with him.

Saturday Night Live kicks off Season 40 on Saturday, Sept. 27 with host Chris Pratt and musical guest Ariana Grande. Are you looking forward to seeing Hader back on the show?

VIDEO: See why Fox's Red Band Society is our editors' pick: