'Glee' Star to host 'Saturday Night Live' SEE VIDEO

Jane Lynch who plays Coach Sue Sylvester on "Glee" is set to guest host "Saturday Night Live" this weekend.

Talking about the upcoming show Lynch said: “It was great news, and like any milestone in my life, it excited me but also scared me. But I'll do it! I like being scared, actually. It pulls the best out of you."

In advance of this weekends show "SNL" have released a promo showing Lynch and "SNL" regular Fred Armisen practice several introductions for her hosting spot.

The 50 year-old admitted she is a huge fan of the show. She also expressed regret over Will Forte's departure from the popular comedy show.

'I'm very familiar with it. I know there are some new members, but it's a great cast and I'm a fan of a lot of them, Kristen Wiig and Fred Armisen and so on. I'm sad that Will Forte has left, because I think he's amazing and I would have loved to work with him, but it's a great group.'

Fans can tune in to NBC this Saturday night at 11.30pm to watch Lynch’s performance on "SNL".

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