CAST
Vanessa Bayer
Repertory Player
Repertory Player
Taran Killam
Repertory Player
Repertory Player
Repertory Player
Nasim Pedrad
Repertory Player
Jay Pharoah
Repertory Player
Repertory Player / Weekend Update Co-Anchor
Repertory Player
Featured Player
Colin Jost
Head Writer / Weekend Update Co-Anchor
Featured Player
Featured Player
Featured Player
Featured Player
Featured Player
Sasheer Zamata
Featured Player
Lorne Michaels
Creator

Brooks Wheelan

Featured Player

Brooks Wheelan joins the cast of SNL as a featured player for its 39th season.

Wheelan started his comedy career straight out of high school in Iowa. During college, he performed throughout the Midwest and was a contributing writer for CollegeHumor.com. He has performed at The Second City in Chicago and the Hollywood Improv Comedy Club. In 2012, Wheelan was invited to perform at the New York Comedy Festival as a part of Comedy Central's Top 10 Comics to Watch and was a new face at the prestigious Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal. In 2013, he recorded his television debut for Comedy Central's Adam Devine's House Party.

Wheelan resides in New York City. His birthday is August 21.