Nov 9, 2013 ... When Saturday Night Live added six new comedians to the cast this season,
people were shocked that a black woman was absent from the ...
The SNL Debacle: Are Black Women Socially Invisible? Melissa ... 'SNL' Plans To
Add Black Female Cast Member Soon ... Is SNL Ready for a Black Woman?
Saturday Night Live's Kenan Thompson says the show's questionable lack of
diversity is due to the shortage of Black female comedians who are "ready" to join
Nov 8, 2013 ... It's not that black women aren't ready for Saturday Night Live. With its limited,
stereotype-reinforcing roles, SNL doesn't seem ready for them.
Oct 15, 2013 ... Well, Kenan Thompson, one of two black performers on SNL's current cast, has a
... "Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready.".
Oct 19, 2013 ... So, are black women ready to overcome a history of representative oppression
and ignorance to make audiences fall out on SNL? Probably not ...
Oct 17, 2013 ... “Like in auditions, they just never find ones that are ready.” ... A truly diverse SNL
would be one where a black, female comedian also plays ...
Oct 15, 2013 ... Saturday Night Live kicked off its 39th season two weeks ago with six new cast
members. Five are male. One is female. All are white.
Oct 14, 2013 ... In a world where we have a black First Lady and pop culture is defined by ... To
say there are no AA comedians ready for SNL is such a cop out.
Feb 17, 2015 ... 'SNL' Makes A Joke About The Lack Of Black Women Everywhere ... Black
women,” we were prepared for “SNL” to finally address the big Black ...