Colin Jost

Screenwriter and Co-Anchor, "Weekend Update," "Saturday Night Live," NBC

Colin Jost is in his fourth season as co-anchor of “Weekend Update” on “Saturday Night Live,” alongside Michael Che. He has been a writer at SNL since 2005 and served as co-head writer for three of those years. Jost and Che hosted special editions of Weekend Update on MSNBC during the 2016 Republican and Democratic national conventions. He also wrote and starred in the Paramount/Netflix film, “Staten Island Summer,” based on his days as a lifeguard growing up in New York. Jost has won three Writers Guild Awards and a Peabody Award and has been nominated for multiple Emmy Awards for his writing on SNL.

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