Chris Redd Announces His Exit From Saturday Night Live After 5 Seasons

Saturday Evening Reside is down one other solid member.

On Sept. 19, Chris Redd, who has been on the legendary sketch present since 2017, introduced he wouldn’t be returning for season 48 within the fall.

“Being part of SNL has been the expertise of a lifetime,” Redd stated in an announcement to E! Information. “5 years in the past, I walked into 30 Rock figuring out that this was an incredible alternative for development. Now, with buddies who’ve turn into household and recollections I’ll cherish without end, I am grateful to Lorne Michaels and to all the SNL group.”

The 37-year-old added, “From the underside of my coronary heart, I am unable to thanks all sufficient.”

Redd joined the present as a featured participant in 2017 earlier than turning into an everyday solid member in 2019. He grew to become best-known for his impressions of Barack Obama and Kanye West, even successful an Emmy in 2018 for Excellent Authentic Music and Lyrics for co-writing “Come Again Barack.”

14 Stars Who Received Their Begin on Saturday Evening Reside

Redd turns into the most recent in a protracted line of Saturday Evening Reside solid members to depart the present.

In Might, longtime solid members Kate McKinnon, Aidy Bryant, Pete Davidson and Kyle Mooney all introduced their exits.

Earlier this month, it was revealed that Alex Moffat, Melissa Villaseor and Aristotle Athari would additionally not be returning for season 48.

Nonetheless, the mass exodus was offset on Sept. 15 when NBC introduced the arrival of 4 new solid members: Marcello Hernandez, Molly Kearney, Michael Longfellow and Devon Walker.

As of now, the returning solid members embody Chloe Fineman, Kenan Thompson and Cecily Robust.

Season 48 of Saturday Evening Reside premieres within the fall.

Comic Molly Kearney will turn into the primary nonbinary solid member on “Saturday Evening Reside”


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