TODAY | December 13, 2013
>> black female cast member . this is a show they addressed head on with host kerry washington .
>> well, in that case i will leave and in a few minutes oprah will be here.
>> thank you mrs. obama.
>> well, apparently snl minced their apology. he tells the new york times he planned to add a black female cast member by next month. she would be the first since mya rudolph left in 2007 . he has been traveling the country and holding auditions. one performer tweeted out a photo of some of the women that tried out for the coveted spot. look forward to that announcement soon.