Time to pump in some fresh blood!
Last month, Lorne Michaels made the surprising decision to not renew the contracts of two of Saturday Night Live's veteran cast members — Taran Killam and Jay Pharoah.
But like always, the aftermath of the brutal cuts comes with the addition of new faces on the NBC sketch series.
Video: Taran Says Goodbye To SNL With An HBO Spoof!
And this batch of newbies particularly excites us, because the long-running series finally added a Latina cast member!
America's Got Talent standout Melissa Villasenor is one of the three new featured players to debut on SNL's Season 42 premiere!
The LA-based standup and master impressionist joins the cast with
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