Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman

Us Comedian
Born Dec 1, 1970

Sarah Kate Silverman is an American comedian, writer, actress, singer and musician. Her satirical comedy addresses social taboos and controversial topics such as racism, sexism, and religion. Silverman first gained notice as a writer and occasional performer on Saturday Night Live. She starred in and produced The Sarah Silverman Program, which ran from 2007 to 2010, on Comedy Central.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Sarah Silverman.


1970 Birth Born on December 1, 1970.


1992 21 Years Old After beginning her stand-up comedy in 1992, Silverman was part of the 1993–94 season of Saturday Night Live (SNL) for 18 weeks as a writer and featured player. … Read More
1997 26 Years Old She also starred in the HBO sketch comedy series Mr. Show (1995–1997) and had the leading role for the 1997 independent film Who's the Caboose?, about a pair of New York comedians (Silverman and director Sam Seder) going to Los Angeles during pilot season to try to get a part in a television series; the film features numerous young stand-up comedians in supporting roles but never received a widespread theatrical release. … Read More


2002 31 Years Old Silverman began dating Jimmy Kimmel in 2002. … Read More
2005 34 Years Old In 2005, Silverman released a concert film, Sarah Silverman: Jesus Is Magic, based on her one-woman show of the same name. … Read More
2006 35 Years Old In 2006, Silverman placed 50th on Maxim Hot 100 List.
In 2007, she placed 29th and appeared on the cover.
In January 2008, she appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to show Jimmy Kimmel, her boyfriend at the time, a special video. … Read More
2009 38 Years Old She appeared in Strange Powers, the 2009 documentary by Kerthy Fix and Gail O'Hara about cult songwriter Stephin Merritt and his band The Magnetic Fields.
Silverman wrote a comic memoir, The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption, and Pee, which was published in 2010. … Read More


2011 40 Years Old Silverman and comedian Kyle Dunnigan were in a relationship from October 2011 to December 2013.
2014 43 Years Old Silverman began dating Welsh actor Michael Sheen in January 2014.
2015 44 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, she signed an open letter which the ONE Campaign had been collecting signatures for; the letter was addressed to Angela Merkel and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, urging them to focus on women, as they serve as the head of the G7 in Germany and the AU in South Africa, respectively, which will start to set the priorities in development funding before a main UN summit in September 2015 that will establish new development goals for the generation.
2016 45 Years Old 1 More Event
In July 2016, Silverman spent a week in the intensive care unit at Cedars Sinai Hospital with epiglottitis.
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