Sarah Silverman: I was fired from film after blackface photo resurfaced

The comedian says she was let go from a movie project after producers became aware of a 2007 comedy sketch in which she wore blackface

Sarah Silverman has said she was recently fired from a film after producers unearthed a still of her in 2007 wearing blackface for a comedy sketch.

Guesting on The Bill Simmons Podcast, Silverman said that she was let go the day before shooting on her scenes was due to start because of the photo, taken on the set of The Sarah Silverman Show.

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Source: theguardian
Sarah Silverman: I was fired from film after blackface photo resurfaced