Featured Player Bio
Ego Nwodim returns to “Saturday Night Live” for her second season.
Nwodim graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in biology. She was a mainstay at the Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles and performed as a New Face at the 2016 Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal. She was featured in the 2016 CBS Diversity Showcase and in 2017 wrote and performed her first-ever one-woman show, “Great Black Women... and Then There’s Me,” for a sold-out run in Los Angeles.
A 2019 Variety Comedy Impact honoree, Nwodim’s recent credits include IFC’s “Brockmire” and the independent film “The Broken Heart Gallery.”
She is from Baltimore and her birthday is March 10.