Sasheer Zamata, former “Saturday Night Live” cast member, is set to release her new comedy special titled “The First Woman.” The special, which was taped at Union Stage in Washington D.C., will be available for purchase via 800 Pound Gorilla on August 15th and will later arrive on YouTube on August 29th.
In “The First Woman,” Zamata takes the stage for a one-hour show where she delves into topics such as getting scammed by dates, masturbating in cars, and even being visited by witches in her sleep. With her unique comedic style and storytelling abilities, Zamata promises to deliver a hilarious and relatable performance.
Executive produced by Sam Saifer, Ian Adkins, Ryan Bitzer, Damion Greiman, and Anthony Leo, “The First Woman” is a collaborative effort that showcases Zamata’s talent and comedic prowess. Alongside Zamata, the special’s producers include Scott Moran and Matt Schuler. The special will be available on the 800 Pound Gorilla website with a pay-what-you-wish model, allowing fans to support Zamata’s work at their own discretion.
Zamata’s career extends beyond her time on “Saturday Night Live.” She has held prominent roles in various television shows and films, including “Home Economics” on ABC, “Woke” on Hulu, and “Robbie” on Comedy Central. Her impressive list of credits also includes appearances in “The Last OG,” “The Mitchells vs. the Machines,” “Tuca & Bertie,” “Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur,” and “Waco: The Aftermath.” Zamata’s first comedy special, titled “Pizza Mind,” received critical acclaim and further solidified her position as a talented comedian. In addition to her acting and stand-up career, she co-hosts the Earwolf podcast “Best Friends” with Nicole Byer.
Zamata’s upcoming projects are highly anticipated. She is set to star alongside Kathryn Hahn and Aubrey Plaza in Marvel and Disney+’s “WandaVision” spinoff titled “Agatha: Coven of Chaos.” Additionally, she will lend her voice to the Netflix animated series “Exploding Kittens,” based on the popular card game of the same name. These new ventures highlight Zamata’s versatility as an actress and her ability to captivate audiences across different mediums.
Represented by Mosaic, Gersh, and Hansen Jacobson Teller, Zamata has established herself as a rising star in the entertainment industry. Her talent and unique perspective have garnered attention and praise from both critics and fans alike. With each new project, Zamata continues to push boundaries and challenge societal norms, all while making audiences laugh.
“The First Woman” promises to be another milestone in Zamata’s career. Her ability to tackle sensitive topics with humor and grace sets her apart as a comedian who is unafraid to address the complexities of everyday life. As fans eagerly await the release of her special, they can catch a glimpse of Zamata’s comedic brilliance in a clip from “The First Woman” below.
Sasheer Zamata’s “The First Woman” is a must-watch for comedy enthusiasts looking for a fresh and hilarious take on life’s absurdities. With her impressive resume and undeniable talent, Zamata continues to make her mark in the entertainment industry, leaving audiences wanting more. Don’t miss out on this comedic gem that is sure to have you laughing out loud.