Alex Moffat, Melissa Villaseñor leaving 'Saturday Night Live'

The trio would not return for fresh episodes of NBC's venerable sketch comedy series

according to reports from USA Today

 Variety, and The Hollywood Reporter on Thursday

The stars have not made any public remarks regarding the report

Athari joined the show last season after Moffat and Melissa Villaseor arrived in 2016

After announcing their goodbyes in the Season 47 finale

 actors Aidy Bryant, Kate McKinnon, Pete Davidson, and Kyle Mooney announced their departures months later

who had worked on Saturday Night Live for approximately 20 years

According to USA Today, producer Lorne Michaels