For her work on television, she won two Primetime Emmy Awards.Silverman was a writer and occasional performer on Saturday Night Live, and starred in and produced The Sarah Silverman Program, which ran from 2007 to 2010 on Comedy Central, for which she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.In 2007, Shlesinger won Myspace's So You Think You're Funny contest and has been featured as the G4 network's Myspace Girl of the Week. Network's Forbes Celebrity 100, TV Guide's America's Next Top Producer, Comedy Central Presents Season 14 Episode 18, Byron Allen's Comics Unleashed, and History Channel's History of a Joke.She has written for and had her own show on GOTV's mobile network.is an American stand-up comedian, actress, producer, and writer.Her comedy addresses social taboos and controversial topics, such as racism, sexism, and religion, having her comic character endorse them in a sarcastic fashion.There, she was a member of the campus' comedy sketch group, Jimmy's Traveling All Stars, and refined her writing and editing skills.
She can play a character but she doesn't disappear into the character—she makes the character her." She said that when she was fired it hurt her confidence for a year, but after that nothing could hurt her and that she attributes her time to SNL as being a key reason why she has been so tough in her career.
Rich also writes scripts for "Man Seeking Woman," and his sensibility seems a good match for co-executive producer Jonathan Krisel, who also directed the first two episodes.
The willingness to fly off into surreal territory with no explanation or set-up has also been a characteristic of "Portlandia," which Krisel co-created.
Not what I expected after reading every other comedian's memoir (Tina Fey, Michael Ian Black, Mike Birbiglia, Ellen, Paula Poundstone, Jane Lynch, Steve Martin... I bought this mostly because I was curious about her romantic life and baby life, and she is someone whom the gossip mags basically ignore.
Rachel Dratch satisfied all my curiosity with her candor, and she opened my eyes about why gossip mags ignore her. She is a talented and naturally funny person who has worked hard for whatever success she has in the NY and LA world, and she's faced totally weird and unfair criticisms.