‘SNL’ Promotes Leslie Jones, Michael Che, and Pete Davidson

jones_che_davidsonSaturday Night Live hired three new featured players earlier this week, and they were recently added to the season 42 cast page on the SNL website along with another casting change. NBC confirms that going into season 42, last season’s returning featured players Leslie Jones, Michael Che, and Pete Davidson have been promoted to repertory players. Jones, Che, and Davidson all joined the SNL cast in 2014, and Jones and Che both worked stints as writers before getting promoted to the cast. Here’s the full season 42 cast rundown:

Repertory Players
Vanessa Bayer
Beck Bennett
Aidy Bryant
Michael Che
Pete Davidson
Leslie Jones
Colin Jost
Kate McKinnon
Kyle Mooney
Bobby Moynihan
Cecily Strong
Kenan Thompson
Sasheer Zamata

Featured Players
Mikey Day
Alex Moffat
Melissa VillaseƱor

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