New cast addition Sasheer Zamata made her Saturday Night Live debut last night with a brief but cheery “Mazel tov” at the top of the show and popped up a few times more throughout the episode. The host was rapper/Degrassi alum Drake, whose monologue turned into a “flashback” to his own bar mitzvah in the sketch. (Watch it below.) Upright Citizens Brigade-trained Zamata is the show’s first black female cast member in five years. SNL put her to work again playing Rihanna and 2 Chainz’s little sister. No major sketches of her own yet, but not a bad start for the new featured player. Watch the highlights again:

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Chaz
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And furthermore, since when does New York centric SNL have to make decisions based on how something...
Chaz
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I thought the episode was generally not very funny or good, but not offensively unfunny or bad....
Chaz
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First of all, since when is rap music specific to hipsters or the west or east coast?...

Meanwhile Weekend Update took a gentle poke at Jacqueline Bisset’s long walk to the Golden Globes stage last weekend: