Not sure what this means for SNL but next season we can expect to see some new faces on the screen. It has now been revealed that SNL feature Sasheer Zamata will not be returning to Saturday Night Live. This news comes after it was also announced that SNL members Vanessa Bayer and Bobby Moynihan were also leaving the show. Big changes happening for the series.
Zamata, 31, joined the cast of SNL during its 38th season in 2014, at a time when the show was being criticized for its lack of diversity. Since then, she has been known for her impersonations of Rihanna, Michelle Obama as well as Beyonce and Solange Knowles among others. The news comes after Bayer announced her departure after seven years on the show, and Moynihan’s departure after nine seasons as his sitcom pilot Me, Myself and I was recently picked up by CBS for the fall season.