Sarah Silverman Stunned by Hollywood Response to Her Blackface Scandal: ‘I Didn’t Fight It’

Posted on August 12, 2019 1:43 pm

Original feed source click here


Sarah Silverman revealed that she was fired from a forthcoming movie over resurfaced images of her wearing blackface on her one-time Comedy Central series. 

Speaking on Thursday’s episode of “The Bill Simmons Podcast,” the liberal comedian complained about the unforgivingness of “cancel culture,” which she said has “invaded the left.”

“I recently was going to do a movie, a sweet part, then at 11 p.m. the night before they fired me because they saw a picture of me in blackface from that episode,” Silverman told host Bill Simmons, referring to a bit from the 2007 season of “The Sarah Silverman Program.” “They hired