The highly-successful Israeli actress will be hosting an episode of the 43rd season of the long-running NBC comedy show.

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Israeli actress Gal Gadot, who gained international fame as the star of Wonder Woman, will be hosting an episode of Saturday Night Live in its upcoming 43rd season, NBC announced Thursday.

Gadot will host the October 7 episode, which will feature musical guest Sam Smith. This will be her first time hosting the show.

The long-running sketch comedy series has been on the air since 1975. It won nine Emmys this year out of 22 nominations, including for cast member Alec Baldwin for his portrayal of US President Donald Trump.