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'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.

Rashida Jones Steps Out with Colin Jost After Peace First Announcement

Rashida Jones and her beau, Saturday Night Live writer Colin Jost, step out together in the New York City West Village neighborhood on Monday (October 7).

The day before, the 37-year-old Parks and Recreation star got to announce the Peace First prize winners!

“I’m so excited to help announce the 10 winners of the #PeaceFirstPrize today!! Meet them,” she tweeted, along with a link to meet the the young individuals who have confronted injustice in some way.

“Congratulations to all the Peace First Prize winners!! I want to be like you all when I grow up :) @PeaceFirstOrg” Rashida added later, along with a pic of her and the winners. Congrats to the individuals!

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Rashida Jones Links Arms with 'SNL' Writer Colin Jost!

Rashida Jones links arms with Saturday Night Live co-head writer Colin Jost as they head out together on Wednesday (September 4) in New York City.

This is the first sighting of the 37-year-old Parks and Recreation actress and the comedy writer together – but no word if they are a couple or just good pals!

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Rashida Jones

“Very excited to be a part of #TEACH tonight on CBS! Want to join the next generation of great teachers? Learn more at www.teach.orgRashida tweeted later in the week. Visit the site to find out more about Rashida‘s cause! More Here! »

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