will ferrell snl may 12 Will Ferrell hosting 'Saturday Night Live' May 12Will Ferrell, who anchored the “Saturday Night Live” cast from 1995 to 2002, is returning to studio 8H on May 12 to host the late-night sketch show for the third time since his departure 10 years ago, reports Entertainment Weekly.

Three new episodes will end the show’s 37th season – Eli Manning hosting on May 5, Ferrell on May 12 and the finale episode, whose host is yet to be announced. Usher is the musical guest for Ferrell’s appearance.

Do you have any favorite Will Ferrell characters you hope to see the show resurrect? We were always partial to the Dodge Stratus Dad, Marty Culp, his Alex Trebek and his Robert Goulet. Vote below for which oldies you’d like to see back on the “SNL” stage.

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TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."