‘SNL’ Unveils 59 Former Stars and Popular Guests Returning for 40th Anniversary (Video)

Billy Crystal, Edward Norton, Miley Cyrus and others will join the previously announced Eddie Murphy on coming special

We knew Eddie Murphy was making his long-awaited return to “Saturday Night Live’s” famed Studio 8H, but now there are 58 other big names joining the once-sketch comedy show star at the NBC staple’s coming 40th anniversary.

Most of the revealed crop are former “SNL”cast members as well — such as Chevy Chase, Bill Murray, Jimmy Fallon, Adam Sandler, Tina Fey, Amy PoehlerWill Ferrell, Garrett Morris, Chris Rock, David Spade, Norm Macdonald and more — though some are merely famous friends of the show.

That latter category includes Justin Timberlake, Derek Jeter, Peyton Manning, Alec Baldwin, Christopher Walken, Emma Stone, Jerry Seinfeld, Tom Hanks, Melissa McCarthy, Kerry Washington, Jon Hamm and others.

Here’s the full list of guests per the initial release by NBC via a series of Super Bowl commercial teasers:

Justin Timberlake
Emma Stone
Derek Jeter
Chevy Chase
Kanye West
Paul McCartney
Jimmy Fallon
Adam Sandler
Will Ferrell
Tina Fey
Steve Martin
Mike Myers
Melissa McCarthy
Jerry Seinfeld
Robert De Niro
Paul Simon
Molly Shannon
Eddie Murphy
Bill Murray
Jack Nicholson
Amy Poehler
Jim Carrey
Peyton Manning
Dana Carvey
Kristen Wiig
Dan Aykroyd
Chris Rock
Alec Baldwin
Taylor Swift
Garrett Morris
Andy Samberg
Christopher Walken
Maya Rudolph
Tom Hanks
Martin Short
Betty White
Bill Hader
Jane Curtin
Jon Hamm
Laraine Newman
Zach Galifinakis
Seth Meyers
Jason Sudeikis
Paul Rudd
David Spade
Kerry Washington
Fred Armisen
James Franco
Norm Macdonald
Miley Cyrus
Kevin Nealon
Ana Gasteyer
Billy Crystal
Bradley Cooper
Colin Quinn
Edward Norton
Joe Piscopo
Tim Meadows
Will Forte

“Saturday Night Live” will unveil more names in the coming days, a show spokesperson told TheWrap. “SNL 40” airs Sunday, Feb. 15 at 8 p.m. on NBC.

The night before the big game, J.K. Simmons hosted “Saturday Night Live” with musical guest D’Angelo.

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