Bryant got her start in Chicago, performing in two Second City revues and with the all-female iO troupe Virgin Daiquiri.
The season finale this weekend also marked a sendoff for cast veterans Bobby Moynihan and Vanessa Bayer.
As long as it was sticking a fork in its 42nd season, “Saturday Night Live” also declared an end to something else: the Trump Administration.
Bayer, a seven-year veteran, is the longest-running female cast member of the current “SNL” ensemble.
Melissa McCarthy once again brought comic spice plus Spicer to “Saturday Night Live.”
The episode will air live in all U.S. time zones, too.
“Saturday Night Live” didn’t even wait until Weekend Update before bringing up one of Chicago’s most talked-about news stories this week.