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If it’s any consolation to Elliott, history is filled with comedians who didn’t let lackluster stints at “SNL” stop them from going on to become stars.As Chris Rock, Sarah Silverman and Tracy Morgan discovered, better things awaited them once they were done with the show.Yet it’s not entirely clear why considering she so effectively made the most of her limited opportun Ities. ” “SNL” seemed quick to pigeonhole her as an impersonation specialist.That’s fine if you’re Jay Pharoah, who has shown he’s brilliant in that department–but only in that department.Elliott seemed to have broader range but lacked the opportunity to exercise it.She didn’t get a single memorable original character off the ground but you have to wonder whether she ever really got the chance.With Nasim Pedrad implying this weekend that her time on Saturday Night Live was over (she's going to focus on the new Fox show Mulaney), we wanted to look back at her run on the show.After years spent with the Groundlings, Pedrad joined the show in September of 2009, at the start of its 35th season.
Though it’s unclear whether she was cut or just cut out on her own accord, it’s hard to recall an example of an “SNL” cast member who displayed as much talent as she did on the show yet remained woefully underused.
Yet one big move remains largely overlooked amid SNL’s summer shuffle: the departure of Nasim Pedrad, who left after five seasons to star on the new Fox sitcom Mulaney.
While she was never a breakout star on the level of last year’s high-profile exits, like Bill Hader and Jason Sudeikis, Pedrad was a solid, reliable utility player, with memorable recurring characters like Arianna Huffington, parent-worshipping Bedelia, and motivational speaker/pelvic thruster extraordinaire Heshy.
That’s not even counting her reliable work as Khloe Kardashian, Rachel Maddow and Angelina Jolie.
It always seemed like there was a determination made early in Elliott’s tenure that she was best consumed in small doses.
Vanessa Bayer seemed to have leapfrogged her in the pecking order and Kate Mc Kinnon displayed enough early promise to follow suit.