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'Saturday Night Live' adds 3 players for its 42nd season

"Saturday Night Live" is adding three new players for its 42nd season.

NBC said Monday that Mikey Day, Alex Moffat and Melissa Villasenor will be on board as featured performers for the show's Oct. 1 season premiere.

Villasenor, of Whittier, California, will be one of the few Latino cast members in the history of the show, which has come under fire for a lack of diversity.

She's an impressionist and stand-up comedian who's appeared on the club and college circuit nationwide. Villasenor also performed with Mas Mejor, a comedy studio and network launched by "SNL" producer Broadway Video and aimed at finding new Latino talent.

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