Bennett joined “SNL” in 2013. He was promoted to a regular cast member in 2015.
When Bennett is departing, Kate McKinnon, Mickey Day, Heidi Gardner, Alex Moffat, Kyle Mooney, Ego Nvodim, Chris Redd, Melissa Villaseor, Cecily Strong, Eddie Bryant, Pete Davidson, Colin Jost, Michael Che and Kenan Thompson are all Will return for 47th season of the show.
Chloe Fineman and Bowen Yang were made regular cast members.
There will also be three new featured players this season: Aristotle Athari, James Austin Johnson and Sarah Sherman.