​Brooks Wheelan says he's "fired" from "Saturday Night Live"

Brooks Wheelan won't be returning to "Saturday Night Live."

The 27-year-old newcomer, who joined the "SNL" team last September, won't be back for the upcoming 40th season.

He broke the news on Twitter:

"SNL" has yet to confirm Wheelan's supposed ousting.


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