Repertory Player Bio
Aidy Bryant returns to the "SNL" cast for her fifth season.
Since her debut season, Bryant has entertained viewers with her slew of characters, including the recurring "Girlfriends Talk Show" sketch. She received an Emmy nomination for the digital short "(Do It on My) Twin Bed." In 2015, Entertainment Weekly recognized Bryant with their fan favorite EWwy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy.
Bryant began studying improv in her hometown of Phoenix. She graduated from Columbia College in Chicago while simultaneously completing the iO improv training program. An ensemble member of the Second City E.T.C. stage, she has also performed at iO Chicago and the Annoyance Theatre. Bryant additionally performed around the world with the musical improv group Baby Wants Candy. Bryant has also appeared on "Broad City" and had recurring roles on "Girls" and "Horace and Pete." Bryant's short film "Darby Forever" was released on Vimeo in 2016. She will next appear in Judd Apatow and Kumail Nanjiani's "The Big Sick."
Bryant resides in New York City and her birthday is May 7.