Last week, Eddie Murphy let slip that he will be returning to Saturday Night Live for the first time in 31 years to participate in the show’s 40th anniversary special on Sunday night, February 15. But them, during last night’s Super Bowl, NBC released a fuller list of 49 major names who are slated to appear on the show, via the teaser ads below.
The list includes original Not Ready for Prime Time Players Dan Aykroyd, Chevy Chase, Garrett Morris, Jane Curtin and Laraine Newman, later cast all-stars like Martin Short, Dana Carvey and Tina Fey and frequent hosts like Steve Martin, Alec Baldwin and Christopher Walken.
Here’s the full list:
Robert De Niro
At least one former cast member saw the ads and noticed her name didn’t make the cut, despite the fact that she plans to be part of the SNL special:
Imma be there too #SNL40
— Ana Gasteyer (@AnaGasteyer) February 2, 2015
Watch both ads below, via NBC:
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