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Sasheer Zamata Joins 'Saturday Night Live' As New Cast Member - 06 Jan 2014
zamata EXCLUSIVE: Four years after she graduated from the University of Virginia, Sasheer Zamata is landing a very big break — the young comedy performer has been selected to join Saturday Night Live as a new cast member. Zamata will make her debut ...
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BGN TIFF 2018 Review: 'The Weekend'

Black Girl Nerds - 19 Sep 2018
Our lead protagonist Zadie (Sasheer Zamata), is a stand-up comedian who opens up the film's narrative in a Jerry Seinfeld-esque format. The rom-com could easily be condensed into a 30-minute sitcom with commercials to spare. Zadie is a self-deprecating ...
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Sasheer Zamata Premieres 'The Weekend' at TIFF 2018!

Just Jared - 13 Sep 2018
Sasheer Zamata poses with co-stars Y'lan Noel, DeWanda Wise, and director Stella Meghie as they premiere their new movie The Weekend at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival on Tuesday (September 11) at the Ryerson Theatre in Toronto, ...
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'The Weekend': Film Review | TIFF 2018

Hollywood Reporter - 13 Sep 2018
Former 'Saturday Night Live' regular Sasheer Zamata plays a stand-up comic hauling the baggage of a defunct relationship on a getaway trip where old and new flames collide in Stella Meghie's romantic comedy. Ever since her well-received 2016 debut, ...
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'She's Gotta Have It' Star DeWanda Wise Signs With CAA

Deadline - 07 Sep 2018
In features, Wise will next be seen in The Weekend, opposite Sasheer Zamata and Tone Bell, which is set to premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival next week. She recently completed production in the Netflix Original, Someone Great, starring ...
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TIFF review: The Weekend

NOW Magazine - 13 Sep 2018
After feeling like "the supporting actress in a romantic comedy" all her life, Sasheer Zamata's Zadie takes centre stage in Meghie's refreshing take on the genre. Stand-up comic Zadie is 29 and still recovering from a three-years-ago breakup with ...
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Hollywood Figures Start PAC to Boost Democrats in Six States

Variety - 17 Sep 2018
Among those who have already participated in events are JR JR, Joel Ward, America Ferrera, Tim Meadows, Sasheer Zamata, Nicole Byer, Colton Dunn, Milana Vayntrub, Phil Augusta Jackson, and Lamar Wood, along with Upright Citizens Brigade ...
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DeAnne Smith to headline first comedy show of the semester

Binghamton University Pipe Dream - 17 Sep 2018
Previous SAPB Comedy Show acts include Nicole Byer, who currently hosts the Netflix show “Nailed It!” and worked on the reality show “Girl Code,” and Sasheer Zamata, who is a former “Saturday Night Live” cast member. Smith will perform on Saturday, ...

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