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Do you like Michael Che for his humor on the Weekend Update sketches from Saturday Night Live? We will get to see more of him very soon - HBO Max greenlit a new sketch comedy series with Che in the center of it all!


The News

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Saturday Night Live standout Michael Che is in talks for a sketch comedy series for HBO Max.

Che expressed his excitement about the new show to The Hollywood Reporter, saying:

"I'm really excited to be working on this show with HBO Max. It's a project I've been thinking about for a while and we have a lot of sketches we want to shoot, so please wear your masks so that we can go into production."

The Black Experience

The Hollywood Reporter further revealed that each episode will focus on a real-life situation and how to experience it as a Black person.

HBO Max's Executive VP for Original Comedy and Animation Suzanna Makkos shared what part of the show she is excited about, saying to The Hollywood Reporter:

"Michael brings a distinct comedic perspective as he illustrates the uncomfortable truths across multiple topics. We look forward to sharing his unique vision and necessary point of view with our audiences."

Until then, watch Che in Saturday Night Live on NBC!

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