Saturday Night Live is down one other solid member.

On Sept. 19, Chris Redd, who has been on the legendary sketch present since 2017, introduced he wouldn’t be returning for season 48 within the fall.

“Being part of SNL has been the expertise of a lifetime,” Redd stated in an announcement to E! Information. “5 years in the past, I walked into 30 Rock understanding that this was a tremendous alternative for development. Now, with pals who’ve develop into household and reminiscences I’ll cherish endlessly, I am grateful to Lorne Michaels and to the complete SNL group.”

The 37-year-old added, “From the underside of my coronary heart, I can not thanks all sufficient.”

Redd joined the present as a featured participant in 2017 earlier than turning into an everyday solid member in 2019. He turned best-known for his impressions of Barack Obama and Kanye West, even successful an Emmy in 2018 for Excellent Unique Music and Lyrics for co-writing “Come Again Barack.”