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Maya Rudolph Gets Her Own NBC Special

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The Bridesmaids star is the daughter of beloved African-American singer Minnie Riperton and Jewish music producer/composer Richard Rudolph.

The Maya Rudolph Show is coming to NBC in May, starring the Saturday Night Live alum and several special guests. According to IndieWire, the special follows the classic variety show format and will feature guest stars, Craig Robinson, Kristen Bell, Chris Parnell, Sean Hayes and Andy Samberg.

Janelle Monae will rock the stage as the evening musical guest and Raphael Saadiq will keep the party going as the bandleader. 

Rudolph, who serves as one of the executive producers for the show, was on Saturday Night Live for 11 years and received an Emmy nomination in 2012 for her work on the show. 

The Maya Randolph Show is not set in stone but will serve as a one-night special airing Monday, May 19 at 10 p.m. EST.