The Best Recent Films of ‘Saturday Night Live’ Vets


Lorne Michaels knew what he was doing when he assembled the first cast of SNL performers, their show revolutionized comedy and live television. Incredible artists like Dan Aykroyd, Chevy Chase and Jane Curtin set the stage for the future of comedy. Michaels has continued to churn out new and talented performers like Eddie Murphy, Steve Martin, Amy Poehler, the list can go on for pages. Many SNL performers went on to have incredible careers in different stages of entertainment, television and film included. Although the list of great films from former SNL members is plentiful, some of the recent filmic work of SNL alumni stands out the best for me. Here are my top five picks for the best films of SNL vets! Let me know some of your favorites!

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Melissa is a 22-year-old English major at Florida International University in Miami. She has been passionate about storytelling for as long as she can remember. She loves literature, film, and television; any great story that can make her cry really. Her dreams include working in film or publishing in order to get great stories told. She is an unashamed and unapologetic fangirl of way too many fictional characters and is still waiting for her Hogwarts acceptance letter to arrive in the mail.