As SNL creator and govt producer Lorne Michaels instructed Vulture in September 2020, Aidy, Cecily, and Kenan can be out and in this season as they shoot different tasks. Aidy, for instance, is filming the third season of Shrill, the Hulu comedy she co-created.
“Aidy has been doing Shrill, and he or she’ll be right here for some exhibits and have to return to that for others,” Lorne instructed the positioning. “Cecily is doing a mission in Vancouver, however we’ll inexperienced display her for issues.”
Cecily’s mission, by the way in which, is the upcoming Apple TV+ musical comedy Schmigadoon; whereas Kenan is filming an NBC sitcom (appropriately titled Kenan).
“Kenan can come within the day earlier than, and he’ll be high quality; he simply is aware of the drill so properly,” Lorne defined. “And definitely that’s the way in which it’s for Cecily as properly, and Aidy. Their hearts are right here. I’ve no query about it. That is their first precedence. So, I’m glad about that.”
Moreover, Lorne has a vested curiosity within the three actors’ aspect tasks: He’s an govt producer of Shrill, Schmigadoon, and Kenan by way of his manufacturing firm, Broadway Video.