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New SNL Featured Player Rumor Alert Issued For Mary Faber

I heard a hot rumor that Broadway star Mary Faber tested for Saturday Night Live recently and is being considered for a spot on the show. She currently sings and dances opposite Daniel Radcliffe in How to Succeed and has studied improv at both The PIT and UCB.

Lorne Michaels issued a statement last month saying SNL was neither firing nor hiring any cast members this season, HOWEVER, according to sources close to the matter, they're potentially interested in making room for a female... if the right one comes along. Is Mary the one?? Mary's SNL audition reel is up on YouTube, check it out.

Seems like she'd be awesome, hope she gets it! Here's a list of 15 fun facts about Mary.

The Apiary was the first to report on the SNL casting rumors last year. Send tips to if you hear anything.


New Gigs: Shelly Gossman to Write for SNL

According to Time Out Chicago, Second City Mainstage star Shelly Gossman has been hired to write for SNL. Lorne Michaels and Michael Patrick O'Brien were scouting in Chicago last weekend and after watching the Saturday night revue, SPOILER ALERT: Everybody Dies, they offered Shelly the gig. Gossman, who looks uncannily like Tina Fey, has auditioned twice for SNL in the past.

--Via Live From New York Blog