It's been a good week for Bryan Cranston. Days after picking up his third straight Emmy award, the Breaking Bad star has been tapped to host Saturday Night Live, he says.
"I've got some great news that just came out today — breaking today on your show," he said on Wednesday's broadcast of ESPN Radio's Mason & Ireland. "I've been asked to host Saturday Night Live next month. I am so thrilled and excited and a little scared. It's going to be fun."
"That is huge, huge, huge," he said. "I don't know what's going on. I think in a past life, I must've been greatly mistreated because I don't know why I've been so fortunate in this one."Malcolm in the Middle and played Dr. Tim Whatley, the "Dentist to the Stars," on Seinfeld. He has also recurred on The King of Queens and How I Met Your Mother.Saturday Night Live returns Sept. 25 at 11:30/10:30c on NBC.