The "Ghostbusters" actress found it particularly difficult to inform Lorne Michaels about her decision to leave the NBC show "Saturday Night Live" earlier this year.

Kate McKinnon felt "scared and sad" about quitting "Saturday Night Live". 

She had been thinking that quitting "for a while," but she didn't decide to leave until earlier this year.

In the interview conversation, McKinnon broke down in tears several times and She couldn’t hold tears back when asked about telling “SNL” creator Lorne Michaels about her exit.

Kate Mckinnon SNL Characters

Kate Mckinnon SNL Characters

Debette Goldry

Debette Goldry

Barbara DeDrew

Barbara DeDrew

Olya Povlatsky

Olya Povlatsky

Dr. Wenowdis

Dr. Wenowdis