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Sasheer Zamata is showing off her acting chops in the new film Sleight that also stars Jacob Lattimore and Dule Hill. The Saturday Night Live star called into The Tom Joyner Morning Show to talk about her role in the film, her stand-up show and much more. Check out the interview above! Full trailer: Like […]

When NBC announced that ‘Empire’ star Taraji P. Henson would host ‘Saturday Night Live’ on March 11, #CookieMonsters ’round the world rejoiced. SEE ALSO: Spike Lee…

There’s more to Sasheer Zamata than her awesome sense of humor; she’s pretty good at giving advice, too! The “Saturday Night Live” cast member shared her…

The spoof we’ve all been waiting for! There was no doubt “Saturday Night Live” wouldn’t waste any time taking on the now infamous Jay Z and Solange elevator brawl. Enlisting Maya Rudolph to portray Beyonce, Jay Pharoah to do a spot on Jay Z and “SNL” newbie Sasheer Zamata to play Solange; the sketch comedy […]

Ever since “Saturday Night Live” hired comedienne Sasheer Zamata and two new Black writers, the comedy sketch show has been funnier than ever. And, last…

Week after week, Sasheer Zamata proves why she’s so deserving of her new spot on “Saturday Night Live.” The comedienne is holding her own and…

In her first big role since joining the SNL cast in January, Sasheer Zamata rocked it as Olive Pope in a Scandal spoof. She had Olivia down to a tee from her flawless white pantsuit, fast talking orders, and of course a quick moment with The President. Watch your back Kerry Washington! Want to see […]

Man, “Saturday Night Live” is really getting in touch with its “blackness.” As the world knows, February is Black History Month and the show took time to celebrate with a skit featuring its three black castmembers. The scene was a high school presentation the subject. It’s a mostly white classroom, but Jay Pharoah, Kenan Thompson, […]

For iPhone users: It’s hard to believe in 2014 we are still talking about the importance of diversity on television; more specifically the importance of African Americans on television. Here’s why it’s even more surprising, Nielsen, the respected company in America that tracks television use and ratings show African-American consumers are 43 million strong and […]

It’s been five years since a woman, who looks remotely ethnic has been cast on “Saturday Night Live,” but that has all changed after a…