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Taran Killam
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Jay Pharoah
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Michael Che
Weekend Update Co-Anchor
Pete Davidson
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Leslie Jones
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Colin Jost
Head Writer / Weekend Update Co-Anchor
Jon Rudnitsky
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Sasheer Zamata
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Colin Jost

Head Writer / Weekend Update Co-Anchor

Colin Jost returns for his third season on "SNL" as co-anchor of "Weekend Update" alongside fellow cast member Michael Che.

Jost joined the cast as "Weekend Update" co-anchor on March 1, 2014. Previously at "SNL," Jost served as co-head writer since 2012 and as a staff writer since 2005.

Jost has won three Writers Guild Awards, a Peabody Award and has been nominated for multiple Emmy Awards for his writing on "SNL." He also wrote and starred in the Paramount/Netflix film "Staten Island Summer," based on his days as a lifeguard growing up in New York.

Jost is a Staten Island native and Harvard graduate. His birthday is June 29.