Sasheer Zamata

1st Black Female 'SNL' Comic Since '07 Makes Debut Sasheer Zamata made a low-key but notable debut on "Saturday Night Live" as the first black female cast member since 2007.
NBC's 'Saturday Night Live' Hires a Black Woman NBC's comic institution "Saturday Night Live," criticized recently for a lack of diversity, said on Monday that it was adding a black woman to its repertory cast when new episodes start again later this month.