Sarah silverman dating jimmy kimmel

19 Mar

"It's so crazy that it was some big bananas big deal that I had a little pot thing, and meanwhile you have to walk around the Emmys in a sea of drunken, terrifying, scary people.

At the Academy Awards Sunday night, host Jimmy Kimmel paid tribute to his favourite prank target: Matt Damon. All he knew was that Kimmel had been saying, "My apologies to Matt Damon, we ran out of time" for the better part of a year.

Silverman's rep did not respond to requests for comment.

is an American stand-up comedian, actress, producer, and writer.

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.

Their talk turned back to the Emmys, with Kimmel saying he "knew" Silverman would win.

Until 2009, new episodes aired five nights a week; from 2009 to 2012, the Friday episode was a rebroadcast of a recent episode.Her comedy addresses social taboos and controversial topics, such as racism, sexism, and religion, having her comic character endorse them in a sarcastic fashion.For her work on television, she won two Primetime Emmy Awards.In a sketch, Kimmel screened Matt's 2011 family-friendly movie We Bought a Zoo, marveling that Matt "has almost no discernible talent, but he works." Back in the Dolby Theatre, Matt joined his childhood friend Ben Affleck on stage to present the award for best original screenplay. " Matt said as the camera flashed to Jimmy gleefully conducting the orchestra. In 2011, Matt explained the origins of the joke to Parade. In 2006, when Damon was finally invited to be a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live, he asked the host about the gag.But the announcer told the audience to welcome "two-time Academy Award-winner Ben Affleck and guest." This was a continuation of a longstanding but completely fake feud between Matt and Jimmy, who eventually schemed to play his frenemy off of the stage. The constant bickering was one of the highlights of the broadcast -- before all of the drama of the ceremony was usurped by an epic best picture mix-up. Here's Matt explaining their offscreen conversation: "And he was like, 'You want to know what happened? The two then staged a screaming match, with Matt marching off the set. In one episode in 2013, Matt took over Jimmy Kimmel Live.