Leslie Jones Named New SNL Cast Member

Leslie Jones Named New SNL Cast Member

Leslie Jones on 'SNL' (Hulu)
Leslie Jones on ‘SNL’ (Hulu)

 

(People) – Saturday Night Live just added a new face to the cast of its 40th season. 

Leslie Jones is the latest lady to join the show as a full-fledged cast member after becoming a writer earlier this year. 

Jones first auditioned for the coveted spot last fall as one of twelve finalists, but the role was ultimately offered to Sasheer Zamata.

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