Saturday, May 8 episode of SNL will star Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk as the guest along with singer Miley Cyrus. Find out how to live stream Elon Musk’s SNL episode internationally and what time does the episode start.
Saturday Night Live fans might have never seen this day coming, but the newest episode of the show will feature Tesla’s billionaire CEO Elon Musk. Alongside Elon, Miley Cyrus will appear as the musical guest.
Adding to the fans’ joy, NBC also announced the newest SNL episode featuring Elon will be live-streamed not only in America but worldwide. Here are more details from Elon’s SNL episode.
How to Livestream Elon Musk’s SNL episode internationally?
‘Despite its name, Saturday Night ‘Live‘ has only been airing live across the U.S. since 2017. NBC has been broadcasting new episodes of the show live across both coasts of America.
However, for the newest episode hosted by Elon, NBC will expand its broadcast to more than 100 countries. The ‘Elon Musk SNL episode’ will be live-streamed via YouTube on the Saturday Night Live official channel.
Over the years SNL’s livestreams have become wildly popular in the US.
Variety has revealed that live streaming the SNL episode worldwide, is the channel’s attempt to broaden the show’s audience.
The program will also air on NBC and its streaming platform Peacock. Platforms like Hulu With Live TV, and AT&T TV will also air the show’s live stream.
Its musical guests’ performances have always been available worldwide. Elon’s SNL episode will be the first entire episode to stream simultaneously on YouTube everywhere.
What time does Elon Musk’s SNL episode start?
Elon will go live on SNL alongside Miley on Saturday, May 8, 2021. According to YouTube, the episode is set to air live at 11:30 p.m. ET or 10:30 p.m. CT on NBC. However, people from the West Coast can catch the episode at 8:30 p.m. PT.
New Zealand viewers can tune into the episode at 3:30 pm on Sunday, May 9. Indian viewers can watch the YouTube live stream at 9:00 am on Sunday.
South African viewers can watch the episode on 5:30 am Sunday.
For the UK viewers the live stream will start at 4 am in London on Sunday.
Unusual SNL guests this season
Elon will become one of the most unusual hosts of SNL. Other unusual hosts who have brought impressive ratings for the show are Donald Trump, Al Gore, and Ralph Nader.
The line-up for this season of SNL is impressive. The guests this season include Carey Mulligan, Daniel Kaluuya, Maya Rudolph, Nick Jonas, Bridgerton heartthrob Regé-Jean Page, Schitt’s Creek star Dan Levy, and filmmaker John Krasinski.
In the upcoming episode, we will get to see Keegan-Michael Key on the May 15 episode with musical guest Olivia Rodrigo. The duo will be followed by The Queen’s Gambit star Anya Taylor-Joy with guest performer Lil Nas X.