Pete Davidson Leaving ‘SNL’ After Seven Seasons, Kate McKinnon, Aidy Bryant, Kyle Mooney Also Exiting

Update, 5:51 p.m.

Et: Kate McKinnon, Aidy Bryant, and Kyle Mooney reportedly are also parting ways with “Saturday Night Live” ahead of Season 48.

Creator Lorne Michaels previously hinted that this year would be a “year of change” for the live sketch comedy series, as reported by Deadline.

The final May 21 episode with these cast members will include a group goodbye with “Russian Doll” star Natasha Lyonne hosting.Season 47 featured the largest “SNL” cast to date with 21 stars and eight cast members.

McKinnon marks a decade with “SNL” since becoming a major breakout star from the sketch series.

McKinnon went on to appear in scene-stealing turns in “Bombshell,” Peacock series “Joe vs.

Carole,” and upcoming “Barbie.” Bryant, who also joined “SNL” in 2012, starred in critically acclaimed Hulu series “Shrill,” and Mooney had roles in “Arrested Development” and “Spree.” Mooney was part of the “SNL” ensemble since 2013.Earlier, Published May 20, 4:50 p.

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