Brooks Wheelan, who joined the show before season 39 premiered, tweeted that he's been let go from the NBC series.

"Saturday Night Live" cast member Brooks Wheelan has been “fired” from the show, he announced on Twitter on Monday afternoon.

“Had a blast and loved every second of it. I'm totally honored to be able to make this next joke... FIRED FROM NEW YORK IT'S SATURDAY NIGHT!” Wheelan tweeted.

The 27-year-old Cedar Rapids, Iowa, native gave no other information.

His next tweet was about wanting a can of Mountain Dew.

A representative of NBC said the show does not comment on casting changes.  

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