NEW YORK - NBC says Miley Cyrus will be hosting "Saturday Night Live" March 5.

It will be the first time playing guest host to "SNL" for the 18-year-old pop star, https://mce_host/pressofatlanticcity.com/tncms/admin/action/lsoper@pressofac.com" target="_self">NBC said Friday. A separate musical guest will join Cyrus that night.

Now in its 36th season, "SNL" airs Saturdays at 11:30 p.m. EST.