Top Stories

'SNL' Head Writer Colin Jost Succeeds Seth Meyers as Weekend Update Anchor

'SNL' Head Writer Colin Jost Succeeds Seth Meyers as Weekend Update Anchor

The current Saturday Night Live head writer Colin Jost has been picked to succeed Seth Meyers as the current host of the famous weekly Weekend Update sketch, Deadline reports!

Seth‘s last show is slated for February 1, where he will leave to focus on his new late night show.

Colin will co-anchor with current cast member Cecily Strong.

Colin was the youngest writer to ever be hired at SNL back in 2005 at the age of 22 right out of Harvard.

You may recognize Colin - he is linked to Rashida Jones. The two were spotted linking arms and are believed to be dating.

Like Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty, Twitter
Posted to: Colin Jost, Saturday Night Live, Seth Meyers

JJ Links Around The Web

E!
  • These were the most emotional moments from I Am Cait - US Weekly
  • This celebrity couple is finally pregnant- TMZ
  • Jennifer Lopez has a famous admirer - Gossip Cop
  • What do Kristen Stewart's Twilight producers think of her? - Just Jared Jr
  • Inside Bobbi Kristina Brown's final days - Radar
  • Johnny Depp feeds a baby bat in character as Jack Sparrow - Huffington Post
  • Chris Evans makes his directorial debut - Lainey Gossip
  • Was the Revenant shoot dangerous? - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here