Paul Rudd, Jeff Bridges to host "SNL" in December

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Robert De Niro, Paul Rudd and Jeff Bridges are set to host “Saturday Night Live” in December, U.S. network NBC announced Thursday.

De Niro, who can next be seen in the feature “Little Fockers,” leads off the month on December 4 with musical guest Diddy-Dirty Money.

This would mark the Oscar winner’s third time as host. Diddy-Dirty Money is Sean “P. Diddy” Combs’ latest musical project.

Rudd returns as host the following week with musician Paul McCartney, who has appeared on the show twice before. Rudd will be promoting his latest project, “How Do You Know” (in theaters December 17) co-starring Jack Nicholson and Reese Witherspoon.

Bridges returns to lead the show December 18. He next stars in “Tron: Legacy” alongside Olivia Wilde and Garrett Hedlund, which opens the day before. Eminem is scheduled to perform “No Love” from the album “Recovery” with Lil Wayne.

“Love and Other Drugs” star Anne Hathaway hosts SNL on November 20.