Saturday Night Live lost a few key cast members this summer with Jason Sudeikis, Bill Hader, Fred Armisean leaving, and the impending departure of Seth Meyers, couple that with the loss of Andy Samburg and Kristen Wiig last season, and let’s just say it is time to restock the SNL talent pool.
E!Online is reporting that new cast members for the 39th season of SNL will be Beck Bennett, Brooks Wheelan, Noël Wells, John Milhiser, Kyle Mooney, and Mike O’Brien.
Here is some more information on each new cast member:
1. Beck Bennet:
Probably best known for his AT&T “It’s Not Complicated” commercials, you know the one with the guy in the suit talking to the kids.
2. Brooks Wheelan:
A stand-up comic and CollgeHumor writer. He was also named Comdey Central’s comics to watch in 2012.
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3. Noël Wells
A member of the Upright Citizens Brigade and she has her own YouTube channel.
4. John Milhiser
Another Upright Citizens Birgade member, he has also appeared on The Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien and Attack Of The Show.
5. Kyle Mooney
He has done numerous man-on-the-street style interviews for Jimmy Kimmel Live and Sports Show With Norm MacDonald
6. Mike O’Brien
An SNL writer, and host of 7 Minutes in Heaven a popular web based tv show featuring guests like Elijah Wood, the Insane Clown Posse, Christina Ricci.