Darrell Hammond is an American actor, stand-up comedian and impressionist. He was a regular on Saturday Night Live from 1995 until 2009, the longest tenure of any cast member in the show's history. Upon his departure, Hammond, at age 53, was also the oldest cast member in the show's history. Hammond has made more SNL appearances than any other cast member and has impersonated more than 107 celebrities, with former President Bill Clinton as his most frequent impression. Hammond held the record for most impressions done by a cast member with 107, until being beaten by Kenan Thompson on May 3, 2014. As of December 10, 2011, he had appeared on the show eight times since leaving the cast. On September 19, 2014, Hammond was announced as the new announcer of Saturday Night Live, replacing Don Pardo who had died the month before.