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Fire, Head, and Memes: Michael Che Makes History As SNL's First Person of Color to Be A Head Writer @balleralert Michael Che Makes History As SNL’s First Person of Color to Be A Head Writer - Blogged by: @RaquelHarrisTV β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € NBC Universal announced on Tuesday that MichaelChe and ColinJost will be the co-head writers of SaturdayNightLive. Che makes history as the first person of color to become a head writer. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € The two will work with the current head writers KentSublette and BryanTucker. They aren’t the only ones getting new positions, NBC also announced SudiGreen and FranGillespie will be the writing supervisors. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Che is making history as the first person of color to be a head writer in the 43 years that SNL has existed. Che joined SNL back in 2013 as a writer, when the show was under fire for its lack of diversity. The show was called out again, that same year, for not having one black female cast member. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € The outcry prompted SNL exec LorneMichaels to have mid-season auditions which resulted in the hiring of SasheerZamata. Well-known comic, LeslieJones then joined the show also as a writer and was then promoted to a full-time member. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Since 2014 the show has continued with the same amount of black members.
Fire, Head, and Memes: Michael Che Makes History As
 SNL's First Person of Color to
 Be A Head Writer
 @balleralert
Michael Che Makes History As SNL’s First Person of Color to Be A Head Writer - Blogged by: @RaquelHarrisTV β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € NBC Universal announced on Tuesday that MichaelChe and ColinJost will be the co-head writers of SaturdayNightLive. Che makes history as the first person of color to become a head writer. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € The two will work with the current head writers KentSublette and BryanTucker. They aren’t the only ones getting new positions, NBC also announced SudiGreen and FranGillespie will be the writing supervisors. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Che is making history as the first person of color to be a head writer in the 43 years that SNL has existed. Che joined SNL back in 2013 as a writer, when the show was under fire for its lack of diversity. The show was called out again, that same year, for not having one black female cast member. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € The outcry prompted SNL exec LorneMichaels to have mid-season auditions which resulted in the hiring of SasheerZamata. Well-known comic, LeslieJones then joined the show also as a writer and was then promoted to a full-time member. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € Since 2014 the show has continued with the same amount of black members.

Michael Che Makes History As SNL’s First Person of Color to Be A Head Writer - Blogged by: @RaquelHarrisTV β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β € NBC Universal...