Sasheer Zamata is a comedian, actress, writer, and current cast member on Saturday Night Live. She received improv and sketch training from the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, and performs stand up at colleges and clubs across the country. She has appeared on People of Earth, Transparent, Inside Amy Schumer, Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, and ABC's Would You Fall For That. She’s told stories for This American Life. She co-created and co-starred in the webseries Pursuit of Sexiness, which was named one of the Top 10 Web Series of 2013 by Variety, and part of Glamour's 7 Web Series We Can't Stop Watching in 2015.