Realistic, semi-realistic and entirely unrealistic candidates to reinvigorate 'SNL'
Now that “The Office” is drawing to a close, there’s a host of solid comedic talent suddenly free to do other things. But Kemper, who excelled as Erin Hannon even as the show itself lost some of its comedic footing. Small supporting roles in “21 Jump Street” and “Bridesmaids” confirm her overall talent. As is the case with Coupe, this could be a perfect pairing whereby both sides of this deal benefit from working together. “SNL” gets a rising talent, and Kemper gets a platform to potentially get her name above the marquee rather than underneath it.
Likelihood of full-time status: 30%
Likelihood of part-time status: 75%