'SNL's Sasheer Zamata and 5 Other Rising Comediennes of Color That You Need to Follow

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Last Saturday marked Sasheer Zamata's second show as this season's new SNL cast member. And, with just two episodes under her belt, she's already shown the world she has what it takes to navigate the murky waters she's in. (Just take her first sketch, which also starred Kenan Thompson. Wonder how he feels about her readiness.)

In honor of the fact that Zamata is totally killin' it, check out these five comediennes of color that have been making us laugh long before SNL decided to finally diversify its whitewashed cast. Lorne Michaels, are you listening?

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