Saturday Night Live has added a new cast member, and she is a Latina! Her name is Melissa Villaseñor. What could be hipper than to break through the comedy holy grail of glass ceilings? I almost spit out my cocktail watching Melissa’s latest J-Lo impersonation video on Instagram. She refers to her former husband as “#skinnybonesjones, but don’t tell him he would cry, because he cried a lot on my fur coats”. She is a stand-up comedienne, graphic artist, musician, and crazy funny impressionist. @melissavcomedy
HipLatina has written about Aida, Cristela, and Gina. In the spirit of women2watch Wednesday we are excited to see the Latinas on the list.
It is about time, SNL. But we applaud you, and we can’t wait to see her talents on SNL!