Friday, 23 June, 2017

Bobby Moynihan to Exit 'Saturday Night Live' After 9 Seasons

Bobby Moynihan leaving 'Saturday Night Live' for CBS sitcom Bobby Moynihan to Exit 'Saturday Night Live' After 9 Seasons
Freda Brock | 19 May, 2017, 18:53

Moynihan has proven himself to be one of SNL's strongest cast members since he joined in 2008 and has since become one of the most popular and recognizable comedians now on the show. "The deranged characters you played & the giggles they produced in me were priceless". Moynihan was at the CBS' upfront presentation today, introducing the show and his co-stars onstage where he noted that he was in a hurry to go to his "other show". "He was supposed to stay forever and then die of old age on that set".

During his 9 year run, Moynihan has amassed a huge list of unforgettable characters, with his epic Weekend Update character Drunk Uncle possibly being the most recognizable.

The comedian is now the second longest-serving performer on the NBC sketch comedy series behind Kenan Thompson, who has been with the show for 14 seasons.

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His upcoming comedy follows Alex, an inventor, through three different time periods of his life. Moynihan will bring his tenure on the sketch comedy mainstay to a close with this weekend's season finale, hosted by Dwayne Johnson.

Moynhan is one of SNL's most veteran members, with only Kenan Thompson having been there longer, at 14 years. Kapital Entertainment is producing in association with Warner Bros. Television. Writer Dan Kopelman is executive producing with Aaron Kaplan, Dana Honor, and Randall Einhorn, who directed the pilot.

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