Sarah Silverman claims she (not Tina Fey) played Sarah Palin on Saturday Night Live (Video)
After leaving the Saturday Night Live writers room 20 years ago, Sarah Silverman returns this week to host the iconic sketch show with musical guest Maroon 5. Silverman is joined by SNL veteran Taran Killam in this week’s NBC promos for the show, wherein Silverman reveals a new character, clai... [Read More]
 
Sarah Silverman’s “Saturday Night Live” promos are here, let’s watch
Sarah Silverman will host the second episode of Saturday Night Live‘s 40th season, and compared to last week’s cherished newcomer, Chris Pratt, she’s an absolute veteran. While Silverman has never hosted the show, she did spend a year on the cast many moons ago. In the newly r... [Read More]
 
MAKERS documentary series kicks off with “Women In Comedy”
We need another documentary about women in comedy like we need another Holocaust movie. Distressingly, still necessary. So long as there are people who challenge genders, races, religions and varied upbringings, we'll need to keep presenting evidence to contradict and convince them that anyone is ca... [Read More]
 
Check Out Sarah Silverman's 'SNL' Promos with Taran Killam
by Megh Wright Former SNL writer and featured player Sarah Silverman is returning to the show to host for the first time this weekend, and here's the very first promo, in which she promises to bring back some of her many classic characters like Captain Irishhands and everyone's favorite, Table Girl.... [Read More]
 
This week in comedy: Sarah Silverman, both on record and on stage
Much to everyone’s delight, Sarah Silverman’s latest special hit stores this week; at the same time, she wowed fans with the news that her memoir, The Bedwetter, will soon become a Broadway musical. It was a big week both for her and for Saturday Night Live, which made som... [Read More]
 
Cool thing to buy this week: Sarah Silverman “We Are Miracles”
There’s a lot of stuff out there in the world vying for both your attention and your hard-earned dollars. The Laugh Button is here to help you make the right decisions when it comes to purchasing funny things. Here’s what’s cool to buy this week. Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracl... [Read More]
 
What to Expect From 'SNL' Season 40
by Erik Voss SNL returns for its 40th season this Saturday, with host Chris Pratt, musical guest Ariana Grande, and pretty much the same cast — minus a handful of people we rarely saw in sketches anyway. Following a lackluster season, Lorne Michaels is now sticking with the tools he's got... [Read More]
 
Image of Sarah Silverman talks boobs, and answers our 11 questions
Sarah Silverman talks boobs, and answers our 11 questions
For almost 20 years now, Sarah Silverman has been a shining blue beacon of amusing yet slightly alarming remarks about race, sex, politics, and weed. And while she’s always acted, recently she’s picked up steam in Hollywood, appearing in films like Take This Waltz, Wreck-It Ralph, and A Million Ways To Die In The West, as well as TV shows like Masters Of Sex. Silverman just won her second Emmy, this time for Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles, an HBO special that aired on actual TV last year but w... [Read More]
 
Sarah Silverman is adapting her memoir “The Bedwetter” into a Broadway musical
Sarah Silverman is setting her sights on Broadway. According to Broadway World, the comedian is adapting her 2010 memoir The Bedwetter into a Broadway play. She reveled this project during her interview on today’s Howard Stern Show. The memoir details Silverman’s family and upbringing, a... [Read More]
 
Sarah Silverman Is Developing a Broadway Musical Adaptation of Her Memoir 'The Bedwetter'
by Megh Wright Sarah Silverman is bringing her memories of wetting the bed to Broadway. According to Broadway World, Silverman revealed during her interview on today's Howard Stern Show that she's currently working on a musical version of her 2010 memoir The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption... [Read More]