- 20 Nov 17
Coincidentally, the 23-year-old Carlow actress will be hosting the very same episode of NBC's 'Saturday Night Live' show that the Irish rock icons will also be appearing on, this coming 2 December.
Other one-off guest hosts invited onto the legendary show this year include Larry David, Chance the Rapper, Ryan Gosling, and Gal Gadot.
There's a strong Oscar buzz surrounding Saoirse at the moment thanks to her stand-out performance in her new movie, 'Lady Bird'.
The show will air just 24 hours after U2 officially release their new album, 'Songs of Experience' on December 1.
— Saturday Night Live - SNL (@nbcsnl) November 19, 2017