Tonight’s episode of Saturday Night Live marks the finale of its 42nd season, as well as Vanessa Bayer’s last appearance as a cast member on the show.
Deadline reported on Saturday that after seven seasons, Bayer, the longest-serving current female cast member on the show, will depart, along with Bobby Moynihan, who’s been with the show for nine season. SNL hasn’t yet issued a comment as to why Bayer is leaving the show, Deadline has only reported that her contract expired, and Bayer herself bid farewell to SNL with this Instagram post:
Here are some Vanessa Bayer SNL clips to ease the pain in your heart.
As Rachel from Friends:
As Jacob the Bar Mitzvah Boy:
As Kristen Stewart’s lover: