Sasheer Zamata The New SNL Cast Member First Afrikan American Woman In Years


Sasheer Zamata The New Saturday Night Live (SNL) Female Sketch Comedienne

We here at The B.L.A.C.K Media want to wish you good luck! God Bless you and Congratulations!!!! It’s been six years since a brown face, an Afrikan decent, a coloured woman has graced the cast, do your thang! Her premiere episode airs January 18th, which is also the day Drake comes to perform! Will you be watching?

Sasheer Zamata Who Is She YOU ASK?

Sasheer is an actress, writer, and comedian living in NYC. After graduating from the University of Virginia with a degree in Drama, she moved to New York in 2009 and began performing at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater.


Her work has been featured in BUST, Jezebel, Hairpin, Vulture, Think Progress, Clutch Magazine, Time Out New York and The New York Times. She’s done stand up at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, the Great American Comedy Festival, the Letterman Showcase in the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, Comedy Central’s Comics to Watch Showcase, and has opened for John Mulaney and the Bonnaroo365 tour. Cosmo also listed her as a comic to watch.

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