Update: At around 2:30 p.m. ET this afternoon, Buress tweeted, “I’m the new executive producer of the O’Reilly Factor.” We know he’s joking, but would that not be amazing?
According to typepad/seanlmccarthy/thecomicscomic(the+comic's+comic">The Comic’s Comic) (via The Onion A.V. Club), funnyman and Paste Best of What’s Nexter Hannibal Buress might be packing up his pencil and leaving his writing gig at Saturday Night Live.
Buress is reportedly joining the writing staff of 30 Rock, but so far he’s keeping mum, neither confirming or denying the move.
While we await official word, watch Buress explain why he didn’t cry during Up: