SNL Cast [2017] | SNL Weekend Update Hosts

Colin Jost

Colin Jost

SNL Weekend Update Host/Co-Anchor, Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update

Jost joined the cast as SNL Weekend Update co-anchor on March 1, 2014. Jost has been a writer at SNL since 2005 and served as co-head writer for three of those years.
 
Jost has won three Writers Guild Awards, a Peabody Award and has been nominated for multiple Emmy Awards for his writing on SNL. He also wrote and starred in the Paramount/Netflix film, Staten Island Summer, based on his days as a lifeguard growing up in New York. Che and co-anchor Colin Jost also hosted special editions of Weekend Update on MSNBC during the 2016 Republican and Democratic national conventions.
 
Jost is a Staten Island native and Harvard graduate. His birthday is June 29.
Michael Che

Michael Che

SNL Weekend Update Host/Co-Anchor, Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update

Named one of Rolling Stone’s 50 Funniest People, Buzzfeed’s 50 Hottest Men in Comedy and Variety’s Top 10 Comics to Watch, Che has been a writer on SNL , a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and has performed stand-up on Late Night with Seth Meyers and Late Show with David Letterman. His first comedy special was Comedy Central’s The Half Hour, which aired in 2014. He appeared alongside Chris Rock and Tracy Morgan in the 2015 film Top Five. When Che is not in front of the camera, he headlines comedy shows nationally and internationally. His first hour-long comedy special Michael Che Matters will premiere later this year.
 
Che is a native of Manhattan and currently resides in the city. His birthday is May 19.
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