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  Sarah Silverman - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Silverman was born in Bedford, New Hampshire to Jewish-American parents Donald and Beth Ann Silverman, of Polish descent.
Silverman is a huge Jenny Lewis fan, and she appeared in one of her music videos.
Silverman is very open about her lifelong battle with clinical depression, crediting her freedom from attacks of despair to her use of prescription Zoloft.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sarah_Silverman   (1371 words)

  
 Sarah Silverman: Jesus Is Magic (2005)
Sarah Silverman: Jesus Is Magic is written by Sarah Silverman, directed by Liam Lynch, and produced by Heidi Herzon, Mark Williams and Randy Sosin.
Silverman doesn’t always walk the funny side of that line, though, and her routine can turn on a dime.
Sarah Silverman: Jesus Is Magic appears in an aspect ratio of approximately 1.78:1 on this single-sided, double-layered DVD; the image has been enhanced for 16X9 televisions.
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 Sarah Silverman: In on the joke
For Silverman - who has frequently been relegated to what she calls the "bitch" roles in films including "Evolution," "School of Rock," and "The Way of the Gun" - it's an opportunity to have a starring role without boundaries.
Bringing "Jesus Is Magic" to the screen was a way for Silverman to present the real her to audiences, although she admits she's playing a character who is "kind of an ------ier version of me. She confesses that she was beginning to fear she was being pigeonholed in the nasty roles.
Silverman points to her well-known role as the girlfriend of Jack Black's roommate in "School of Rock," a movie she's thrilled to have been associated with.
www.azcentral.com /ent/movies/articles/1118silverman1118.html   (1699 words)

  
 Exclusive Interview - Sarah Silverman for "Sarah Silverman: Jesus is Magic"
Silverman was always interested in comedy, and even wrote the phrase "I Love Steve Martin" on her bedroom ceiling.
Silverman may not remember the time she thought she could be paid for being funny, but "I can't remember not being the funny one and making my family and friends laugh.
Silverman plays Alex Darling in the film, "who I think in the play is mostly like phone calls, but Mark Cohen the main character sells out to her...she's the Hard Copy producer." One of her first significant Hollywood experiences, Silverman says it "it was really one day, one big scene, and I had a blast.
www.darkhorizons.com /news05/silverman.php   (1866 words)

  
 Sarah Silverman: Jesus is Magic (2005): Reviews
Sarah Silverman's cartoon bunny rabbit smile could make her the poster child for orthodontia, but it's her timing that's the real thing of beauty.
Silverman is a skilled performer, and Jesus Is Magic is occasionally very funny, but don't be fooled: naughty as she may seem, she's playing it safe.
Sarah Silverman: Jesus Is Magic showcases the comic-actress in her familiar on-stage persona as a blithely self-involved Jewish American Princess whose penchant for perky vulgarity can be explosively funny or unnervingly shocking.
www.metacritic.com /video/titles/sarahsilvermanjesusismagic   (965 words)

  
 AskMen.com - Sarah Silverman
Sarah Silverman is probably the cutest cutting-edge comic we can think of, combining two of our favorite traits in one woman: good looks and a twisted sense of humor.
Despite her mild-mannered facade and almost innocent-sounding way of delivering a politically incorrect joke, Sarah Silverman has attracted her fair share of controversy for her audacious stand-up act, in which she touches on such taboo topics as rape, racism, abortion, and child abuse.
Sarah Kate Silverman was born on December 2, 1970, in Bedford, New Hampshire.
www.askmen.com /women/actress_300/346_sarah_silverman.html   (503 words)

  
 SARAH SILVERMAN -- "ONE FINE-LOOKIN' JEW"
Silverman has come to be known for a number of reasons.
Silverman’s next stop is New York City where she’s bringing her one-woman show, JESUS IS MAGIC, to The Zipper Theater.
Sarah Silverman: Well, I want to see GYPSY, because I'm a total musical theater fag, but, if you are a musical theater fag, but want to seem cooler while still seeing musical theater, you can see my show, which is sure to offend, but also has some music and singing.
www.moviepoopshoot.com /interviews/16.html   (942 words)

  
 Sarah Silverman Interview - Sarah Silverman Sex Stories - Sarah Silverman Sex Questions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The sister of feminist rabbi Susan Silverman, Sarah got her break in showbiz as a writer and occasional player on Saturday Night Live before landing a recurring role as unflinching writer Wendy Traston on The Larry Sanders Show.
Sarah now parlays her blasé brashness into the full-length concert movie Jesus Is Magic where she bashes everyone from Barbie to Christ.
Sarah took a break from yanking crank to tell Playboy.com about her pet name for her vagina, her favorite part of a man and the two times she lost her virginity.
www.playboy.com /sex/d12/sarahsilverman   (482 words)

  
 Sarah Silverman To Star In 'Jesus Is Magic'
Comedienne Sarah Silverman has signed to toplining her own feature-length film based on her hit off-Broadway show Jesus Is Magic, with Liam Lynch directing, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
A senior executive, said: "Sarah has the kind of talent where she can move in any direction she decides to go, and we are always interested in working with people who can do that.
Silverman is well-known in stand-up circles for her frank riffs on race, religion and sexuality.
www.killermovies.com /j/jesusismagic/articles/4318.html   (229 words)

  
 Sarah Silverman rapes American comedy. By Sam Anderson - Slate Magazine
Silverman is particularly vulnerable to such confusion because, unlike other meta-bigots, she doesn't insulate herself with fictional characters: Her persona—an incestuous, genital-obsessed, racist narcissist—looks and sounds exactly like Silverman herself.
Though Silverman uses her beauty as a prop for her sexual humor, her act stands up without it: I first ran into her as a disembodied voice issuing from Hadassah Guberman, a hilarious but not particularly attractive puppet on the (attractive but not particularly hilarious) show Crank Yankers.
Silverman was the only comic in the film who met the challenge of the joke: She pushed it too far.
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 Amazon.com: Sarah Silverman - Jesus is Magic: DVD: Liam Lynch,Sarah Silverman,Brian Posehn,Laura Silverman,Bob ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Sarah delivers her trademark comedy that is so outrageous you have to watch her film over and over again.
I would imagine that Silverman could be compared to the likes of the father of shock, Lenny Bruce, or Richard Pryor because of the pointed, unconventional thrust of her material, yet there's a crucial softness and playfulness to her that's disarming, and separates her from the current group of comics who love to upset.
I had heard that Sarah Silverman's comedy on this feature DVD of her stand-up performance was outrageous in the extreme and vulgar.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000F1IO3O?v=glance   (2116 words)

  
 SurfWax: News, Reviews and Articles On Sarah Silverman
Comedian Sarah Silverman made a stab at humor that failed miserably in a monologue directed at Paris Hilton, telling the heiress that she was too fat.
Comedian/actress Sarah Silverman served as this year's master of ceremonies, but her salty and sexual banter was easily upstaged by director Kevin Smith, who presented the best director honor with a wind-up laced with expletives -- many involving his own wife -- that drew groans and catcalls from the audience.
At the start of "Sarah Silverman: Jesus Is Magic," a concert film with musical numbers, she performs a catchy neo-'60s pop ditty about how excited she is to put on a show, and for all the intentional stupidity of the lyrics, her ironic eagerness is infectious.
news.surfwax.com /movies/files/Sarah_Silverman.html   (4346 words)

  
 The New Yorker: Fact
In her office, formerly a dining room, with a faux-Tiffany stained-glass light fixture, are stacks of papers covered in notes: “Sarah Silverman’s Tushy Party,” “stubbed my vagina.” Pictures of her cleaning lady’s baby granddaughter, and of herself running a red light, as documented by a traffic-surveillance camera, are tacked to a bulletin board.
One afternoon at the end of August, Silverman was on the set of “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” getting ready to shoot a sketch whose premise was that Comedy Central had asked her to fill in for the fl comedian Dave Chappelle as the host of his show.
In September, Silverman took “Jesus Is Magic,” the concert-movie version of a one-woman show she did Off Broadway a few years ago, to the Toronto Film Festival, where it was screened at midnight for a crowd of twelve hundred.
www.newyorker.com /fact/content/articles/051024fa_fact   (4213 words)

  
 Independent Film Guide: Sarah Silverman: Jesus is Magic - Moviefone
But the film works best when Silverman is delivering a bevy of incendiary one-liners with her patented childlike innocence.
It is when Silverman's backup vocalists are known as Her Butt and Her Vagina (and no, they're not German pop stars).
"Sarah is more woman than your girlfriend and more of a dude than your guy friends," quips director Liam Lynch in the press notes.
movies.aol.com /franchise/indiefilmguide/spotlight/jesus_is_magic_movie   (330 words)

  
 Sports Hollywood - Ten Questions with Sarah Silverman
Sarah Silverman is the not only one of the funniest comics working today, she is also one of the most fearless.
Sarah grew up as one of four daughters in a middle-class family from Bedford, New Hampshire.
Sarah is also a great athlete: "She's kind of like--what's her name?--Babe Didrikson," longtime buddy Colin Quinn told "GQ" magazine.
www.sportshollywood.com /asksilverman.html   (1180 words)

  
 MilkandCookies - Sarah Silverman
Sarah Silverman at the Hugh Hefner Roast on Comedy Central.
Sarah Silverman discusses her movie, her charity endevors and making the top 100 hottest people in America by some magazine.
Sarah Silverman backhandedly praises Pamela Anderson during her roast on Comedy Central.
www.milkandcookies.com /keywords/sarahsilverman   (597 words)

  
 Letters: "Sarah Silverman: Jesus Is Magic" - Salon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Silverman is as funny as ever, but do we really need to see her strolling around, decked out like "That Girl" and singing about racism?
As AsianChick has already pointed out in so many more eloquent words, you are a pseudo-intellectual academian miscreant who doubtless enjoys Sarah Silverman precisley because you get a vicarious thrill from hearing fl folks referred to as niggers, Asians referred to as Chinks, and her misanthropic excretions more generally.
Sarah Silverman and her ilk, whatever their race, creed, religion or gender debase our national conversation on...well, race, creed, religion and gender.
letters.salon.com /ent/movies/review/2005/11/15/silverman/view   (972 words)

  
 Sarah Silverman Photos - Sarah Silverman News - Sarah Silverman Information
Sarah Silverman has been getting a lot of airtime lately with Crank Yankers, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The best Comedy of 2005.
An upcoming star in the folds Sarah Silverman will be a big comedic person in the near future.
Sarah Silverman is easily the most talented female comedians and one of the best comedians ever.
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 Movie Review - Sarah Silverman: Jesus is Magic - eFilmCritic
Sarah Silverman is a comic who only works well in the smallest of doses.
I like Silverman (her appearance in “The Aristocrats” ranks among that film’s funniest), but here, she’s astoundingly unlikable, as if she’s purposely gone out of her way to be horrible.
You see, Silverman thinks it’d be a hoot to turn her comedy movie into a musical, so we jump away from the stage (always at clumsy, ill-timed moments) and watch as she sings these mediocre pop songs that share her I’m-offending-you!
www.efilmcritic.com /review.php?movie=11602   (777 words)

  
 Comedy Central: Shows - Roast of Pamela Anderson - Sarah Silverman
From stand-up comedy to film and television, Sarah has seen her share of success and things are only beginning for this talented young actress.
Silverman also lends her voice to the hugely successful Comedy Central show, "Crank Yankers." She was last seen starring opposite Jack Black, Mike White and John Cusack in "The School of Rock" for Paramount.
Sarah has also co-starred in a number of films, including the blockbuster There's Something About Mary, The Way of The Gun, Ivan Reitman's Evolution, The Bachelor, and Say It Isn't So.
www.comedycentral.com /shows/roast_anderson/bios/roasters/sarah_silverman.jhtml   (582 words)

  
 AskMen.com - Sarah Silverman pics
More bit parts in movies followed in 2000, as Silverman appeared in Screwed with Norm MacDonald and Dave Chappelle, and in the crime drama The Way of the Gun, co-starring James Caan and Benicio Del Toro, in which she was credited as the Raving Bitch.
Silverman debuted her stand-up/musical revue Jesus is Magic in 2003 to generally favorable reviews.
Entitled Sarah Silverman: Jesus is Magic, it premiered at the Toronto Film Festival in September, and was shown in eight theaters in November 2005.
www.askmen.com /women/actress_300/346c_sarah_silverman.html   (840 words)

  
 Poker Addict: Sarah Silverman Chinks on Conan (explicit)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Listen to Sarah Silverman's defense of her "Chink" joke on NPR (Real Player required).
Sarah: Yeah, you know, I got a jury duty notice and, you know, I said there's nothing funny about jury duty, you know.
Sarah: No, but, you know, this guy, Guy Aoki -- he associated my name with racism all over.
www.onlinepokercenter.com /blogs/poker_addict/2006/01/sarah_silverman_chinks_on_cona.html   (1469 words)

  
 sarah silverman desnuda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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sarah silverman made her executive-producing debut in the thriller, Descuido, Mas Fotos, Mas Videos, Famosa Desnuda, Foto Famosa Desnuda, Fotos Desnuda, Video in which she also starred opposite actor/recording artist Ice-T. sarah silverman's additional feature credits include the Imagine Entertainment/Universal Pictures' feature, "Fear," directed by James Foley.
sarah silverman has won several copyright infringement suits, and has dedicated the settlement money to the launch of a new search index on the web, safesearching.com, a global community bringing a safe way to get the best entertainment on the Internet.
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 Sarah Silverman: Jesus is Magic (2005)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Those who take the time to research the background of Silverman's sister will appreciate the great wit contained in the simple act of casting her sister in the film.
It's clear that Silverman works hard at her writing and her stage presence; stuff this good doesn't just happen.
Silverman and this film are like a great Zinfandel -- strong intoxicating elements, with layers and layers of transcending substance and flavor.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0422528   (363 words)

  
 AMCTV.com BIOGRAPHY - Sarah Silverman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The film, Sarah Silverman: Jesus is Magic, directed by Liam Lynch and filmed before a live crowd in Los Angeles in 2004 garnered major attention at the Toronto Film Festival and created huge national buzz.
Silverman was in turn named one of the Entertainers of 2005 by Entertainment Weekly and landed herself a spot as the Breakthrough Comedian of the Year in People.
Sarah co-starred on the FOX comedy Greg The Bunny opposite Eugene Levy.
www.amctv.com /person/detail?CID=193291-EST   (348 words)

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