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Who knew Jeremy Renner is such a talented singer? Everyone who watched his Nov. 17 hosting debut on "Saturday Night Live," that's who!

For his opening monologue, the two-time Oscar nominee performed -- singing and playing piano -- rejected theme songs he claims to have written for all his movies. He quickly recovered from an audio glitch (someone forgot to turn on the piano!) before launching into a medley of deliberately awful but beautifully performed tunes for "The Bourne Legacy," "Mission Impossible" and "The Avengers" (including the forced rhyme for "The Avengers, they're always there, from the Hulk to Iron Man to Captain Amer").

In Renner underwhelmed in the latest episode of "The Californians," but considering Fred Armisen was breaking from the outset, the sketch never had a chance. He killed his next role as the "self-proclaimed" mayor of Tampa being interviewed for "The Situation Room" -- confounding Sudekeis' Wolf Blitzer with his street swagga. »

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