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10 Former Saturday Night Live Writers That Became Famous After Leaving The Show
  1. 1 Natasha Rothwell.
  2. 2 Hannibal Buress. ...
  3. 3 Jillian Bell. ...
  4. 4 John Mulaney. ...
  5. 5 J. B. ...
  6. 6 Adam McKay. ...
  7. 7 Conan O'Brien. ...
  8. 8 Greg Daniels. ...
Sep 28, 2021 ˇ NBC's 'Saturday Night Live' has hired ten new writers to the staff for season ... the writing team this season, including former Fallon writer Mike DiCenzo, ...
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Who is the most successful SNL alumni?

Here are the 10 most successful cast members from SNL, ranked.

8 Dan Aykroyd.
7 Mike Meyers.
6 Chris Rock.
5 Will Ferrell.
4 Bill Murray.
3 Robert Downey Jr.
2 Eddie Murphy.
1 Adam Sandler.
Feb 27, 2022 ˇ 'Saturday Night Live' has hired three new writers for season 47: Rosebud Baker, Clare O'Kane, and Nicole Sun. The head-writer lineup also looks a little ...
Nov 16, 2021 ˇ ' Unfortunately, this meant a lot of writers from last year have left their helm, including Michael Koman, Alan Linic, Eli Coyote Mandel, Katie Rich, and Julio ...
May 23, 2022 ˇ Season 47 of "Saturday Night Live" ended on May 21, marking the last episode for veterans like Kate McKinnon, Pete Davidson, and Aidy Bryant.
Sep 28, 2021 ˇ Vulture's Megh Wright reports that the Saturday Night Live head writing team of Michael Che, Colin Jost, Kent Sublette and Anna Drezen is staying intact for ...
4 days ago ˇ Mulaney has done bits on the show before, and was a writer from 2008 to 2013. He will be joined by musical guest Jack White. Mulaney has also written for “ ...
Apr 25, 2022 ˇ Martin Herlihy's father is former SNL head writer and producer Tim Herlihy. John Higgins is the son of long-time SNL writer, announcer and producer Steve ...
Nov 20, 2021 ˇ During his yearlong tenure at Saturday Night Live, Aykroyd received an Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Emmy nom for SNL, shared with several ...
Aug 13, 2021 ˇ Mike Myers ˇ Dan Aykroyd ˇ Larry David ˇ The Lonely Island ˇ Eddie Murphy ˇ Bill Murray ˇ Julia Louis-Dreyfus ˇ Christopher Guest.