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Source: Katie Jerkovich

“I recently was going to do a movie, a sweet part,” the 48-year-old actress/comedian said during her appearance on “The Bill Simmons Podcast” while the two were discussing her career and the current cancel culture that’s taken down once popular celebrities, according to a Fox News piece published Monday. (RELATED: Sarah Silverman Says She Sometimes Wanted To See Louis C.K. Masturbate After He Asked)

“Then, at 11 p.m. the night before, they fired me because they saw a picture of me in blackface from that episode,” she added, referencing a photo taken of her during an episode on her show “The Sarah Silverman Program” in 2007 wearing blackface. It was for a sketch to see if it was more difficult being black or Jewish, per Page Six. (RELATED: Sarah Silverman Says She’s Now ‘Horrified’ By 2007 Blackface Sketch)

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