Cecily Strong is not leaving ‘SNL’.

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Cecily Strong fans were dreading the weekend.

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When the season premiere of “Saturday Night Live” opened with its usual cast gallery.

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Nor was she on Saturday Night Live

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“SNL” is struggling with its biggest cast overhaul in years.

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In addition to Tomlin’s performance, which he also performed in New York last summer

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She grew up in Strong Oak Park and played in plays in Chicago for several years

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