In the short promo clip, Washington and SNL cast member Taran Killam deliver a number of laughs.

Derrick Bryson Taylor
Oct, 30, 2013

Scandal star Kerry Washington is set to host Saturday Night Live this week and she's going to light up the show.

In this NBC promo clip, Washington and SNL cast member Taran Killam do a number of skits in a backstage dressing room. They spoof Scandal, Killam declares his love for Washington and the two even engage in some playful banter about any and everything.

Today, news broke that the star is expecting her first child with husband Nnamdi Asomugha. All eyes will most certainly be on Washington this weekend.

SNL airs this Saturday at 11:30 p.m.