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Chance the Rapper Pulls Double Duty in his Third Visit to Saturday Night Live

ALSO: The World Series, Greta, Women of Impact, Christmas Wishes & Mistletoe Kisses, and more
  • Chance the Rapper returns to Saturday Night Live. (NBC)
    Chance the Rapper returns to Saturday Night Live. (NBC)

    The last time Chance the Rapper appeared on SNL, he performed the song "Come Back Barack," which went on to win an Emmy for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics. Can he repeat that success when he returns to the show tonight? Other highlights today include game four of The World Series, a pair of original holiday movies, and an encore presentation of SNL's Halloween special.  

    NEW EPISODE: Chance the Rapper returns to Saturday Night Live, where he'll be pulling double duty for the first time, acting as host, musical guest, and possibly chief pumpkin carver. 11:30 PM ET/8:30 PM PT on NBC

    SPORTS: The Houston Astros face the Washington Nationals in Game 4 of The World Series. 7:30 PM ET/4:30 PM PT on FOX

    CABLE PREMIERE: HBO's big Saturday night movie this week is Greta. Neil Jordan (The Crying Game) directed and co-wrote this thriller about a young woman (Chloe Grace Moretz) who befriends an older woman (Isabelle Huppert) only to discover she is not the person she pretended to be. Watch the preview. 8:00 PM ET on HBO

    CHOICE REPEAT: If it's David S. Pumpkins you crave, you need not look any further than tonight's encore presentation of SNL Presents: Halloween.  10:00 PM ET on NBC

    MADE FOR TV MOVIE: Hallmark's first brand new holiday movie of the season Christmas Wishes & Mistletoe Kisses tells the story of Abbey (Jill Wagner), who is hired to decorate the home of businessman Nick (Matthew Davis) only to discover the two have more of a spark than they anticipated. Watch the preview. 8:00 PM ET on Hallmark

    MADE FOR TV MOVIE: Dueling piano players Lindsay (Marla Sokoloff) and Wes (Rob Mayes) find love on The Road Home for Christmas. Marie Osmond makes a special appearance. 8:00 PM ET on Lifetime

    ALSO TONIGHT

    • Women of Impact: Changing the World profiles the well-known and up-and-coming women who are doing their part to change the world. Watch the preview. 10:00 PM ET on National Geographic
    • Destination Fear follows Ghost Adventures' Dakota Laden as he visits some of America's most-haunted places. 10:00 PM ET on Travel

    Mike Attebery is Senior Editor at Primetimer and the author of seven mystery thrillers. Follow him on Twitter at @mikeattebery.

    TOPICS: Saturday Night Live, NBC, Chance the Rapper