Danielle Evans

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Fri January 10, 2014
This Week's Must Read

As Zamata Joins 'SNL,' A Look At — And Beyond — The Prism Of Race

Originally published on Fri January 10, 2014 5:19 pm

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This week the long-running comedy show Saturday Night Live hired Sasheer Zamata as a new cast member. The show had come under criticism for its lack of diversity, especially its lack of black women; Zamata will be the show's first female African-American cast member in six years.

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