Another Saturday Night Live Star May Soon Depart–To Sit By Kelly Ripa

While Mr. Meyers is said to be able to continue doing “Weekend Update” on SNL if he gets the gig, Mr. Friedman speculates he’ll have to step down as head writer given the demands of the Live schedule. Could this be a period of renewal at Saturday Night Live after the departures of Kristen Wiig, Andy Samberg, and (we think…) Jason Sudeikis? Or another “Saturday Night Dead” epoch?