Cecily Strong is still deciding whether she will return to “SNL” in season 47-Hollywood Life
— September 24, 2021comments off
A source told HollywoodLife exclusively that Cecily Strong “has not yet decided” whether she will return to “Saturday Night Live” in season 47.
Saturday night live It started its 47th season in just over a week, its first roster Host (Kim Kardashian!) has been announced.But will Pete Davidson, Eddie Bryant, Kate McKinnon, And will the iconic actors of other comedy skits return in the new season?A source told exclusively Hollywood life They are likely to do this-even though a female actor hasn’t locked her return yet. “Everyone is welcomed back Lorne [Michaels] And the show, if they think it’s the best for them, but the contract is still in progress Cecily [Strong] Because it has not yet decided whether or not to come back, or even whether to come back part-time,” the insider shared.
The source added that 37-year-old Cecily “knows that things are progressing and will most likely give her an answer within the next 48 hours.” Cecily has been on the show since 2012 and even recently Nominated Won the Outstanding Supporting Actress Award in a Comedy Series 2021 Emmy AwardsShe may quit the show at the last minute because, according to the source, “the show is obviously making their opening performance and they will be in the office next week to prepare for the first episode,” which will host Owen Wilson And featuring musical guests Casey Musgraves.
“They really hope that things will be finalized before this weekend, so that the news can be officially announced sometime next week,” a person familiar with the matter told HL. “Since contract negotiations are still going on, when it comes to whether Cecily or anyone is coming back, there is absolutely no frown, because Lorne and the staff love everyone from her to Pete and Eddie. This is just one A huge commitment really determines the time in your life for nearly a year, so that’s why it takes longer this time.” HL contacted representatives of Cecily, Lorne, Pete, Aidy and Kate for comments, but we did not reply received.
Cecily said before that her life SNL can do. “If I go back, I will be very excited, if it is my last performance, I will be very excited,” she said Entertainment tonightJune, one month later Season 46 PackageShe also emphasized, “The thing is A little up in the air,I agree.My lesson last year was to see what happens,” she told with.