Helen Mirren to host Saturday Night Live

One of the most decorated actress’ in the world will host one of America’s most watched live comedy shows.

Helen Mirren will host Saturday Night Live tonight, and the musical guest is the Foo Fighters.

A promo of Mirren’s appearance is available on SNL’s website.

She is promoting her new movie Arthur that she co-stars with Russell Brand. The movie opened this Friday.

Mirren will take her acting talents to the SNL stage. The British actress has been nominated for four Oscars, and won Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in 2007 for her performance in Queen.

You can check out Mirren’s funny side in this SNL preview for tonight’s episode.

She follows another British star, Elton John, who hosted the show last week.