Natasha Banks, Jennifer Lawrence on ‘SNL’ casting: ‘I’m very happy to be here’
SNL cast members Natasha Banks and Jennifer Lawrence have both said they are very happy for the show to be renewed for a third season.
Banks, who is reprising her role of Mary Jane Watson on “SNL,” said in a tweet Sunday that she’s been a fan of the show since it premiered in 2016.
She added: “I’m grateful for all the great work that you and all the other people on SNL have done for me.”
Lawrence, who has appeared in many SNL episodes since the show began, tweeted a video of her auditioning in New York City.
The actress said she’s thrilled to be on the show and “am thrilled to have the opportunity to be a part of this great show.”
The show is scheduled to return to NBC next year.