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Sarah Silverman lands sitcom at NBC

Sarah Silverman is set to return to TV, this time at NBC.

The comedian has sold a sitcom project to the network that’s loosely based on her own life. The as-yet-untitled series is about a newly single woman who just got out of a decade-long relationship. (Hello, Jimmy Kimmel!) NBC has made a pilot commitment.

NBC is the hunt for a new female-driven Seinfeld-like comedy, enlisting comedians Whitney Cummings and Chelsea Handler for projects, and now Silverman.

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Originally posted August 18 2011 — 2:43 PM EDT

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