Saturday Night Live is undoubtedly one of the most popular American television shows of recent times. The talk show was first aired on the channel ‘NBC’ back in 1975 and since then 42 seasons, consisting of more than 800 episodes in total, have been aired so far. Here’s more about the cast of ‘Saturday Night Live’. The makers of the show also received several awards, thanks to its popularity. These accolades include approximately 50 ‘Primetime Emmy Awards’ and several ‘Writer’s Guild Of America’ awards. As per a report published in 2016, around 145 actors and comedians have been a part of ‘Saturday Night Live’ since its inception. Scroll down to learn more about the cast of ‘Saturday Night Live’. Noted comedians like Dan Aykroyd and Morwenna Banks have been the popular faces of the show during the 1970’s and 80’s. Popular comedian and acclaimed Hollywood actor Ben Stiller also enjoyed a short stint with the popular television show. Jason Sudeikis, Casey Wilson, Noel Wells, Kristen Wiig, Brooks Wheelan and Cecily Strong are a few talented artistes who have been a part of the ‘Saturday Night Live’ show.