She was fired after one season where only one of the sketches she wrote survived to dress rehearsal and none aired, although she did appear on the show as a cast member in skits, usually in smaller supporting roles.Bob Odenkirk, a former SNL writer, explained, "I could see how it wouldn't work at SNL because she's got her own voice, she's very much Sarah Silverman all the time.She can play a character but she doesn't disappear into the character—she makes the character her." She said that when she was fired it hurt her confidence for a year, but after that nothing could hurt her and that she attributes her time to SNL as being a key reason why she has been so tough in her career.However, after Kimmel's newborn son — William "Billy" Kimmel — underwent open heart surgery at just three days old, the feud was put on pause for the first time since it began.
I’ve never been good at that, and she’s really good at it, which makes me feel even more like s***.
"He is verbally abusive to me and couches it as 'truth.' What am I supposed to do? "When you wanted to buy that zoo, what did I tell you?
Damon has received various accolades, including an Academy Award from five nominations, two Golden Globe Awards from eight nominations, and has been nominated for two British Academy Film Awards and six Emmy Awards.
But the announcer told the audience to welcome “two-time Academy Award-winner Ben Affleck and guest.” This was a continuation of a longstanding but completely fake feud between Damon and Kimmel, who eventually schemed to play his frenemy off of the stage. The constant bickering was one of the highlights of the broadcast — before all of the drama of the ceremony was usurped by an epic best picture mix-up.
The pair, however, still have their work cut out for them, as evidenced by Damon's attempt to sneak onto the show disguised as Kimmel's actual guest, Dr. Sporting a horrifying bald cap and mustache, and spouting faux Texas-isms — "A squirrel in a top hat is like a donkey in a dress: You can take it to the prom, but if you try to make it wear lipstick, you're gonna get kicked" — Damon did finally take a long-coveted seat in the guest chair, but Kimmel blew his cover.
It keeps my head spinning—even when I am giving the kids a bath. Lo, "but we do have the kind of relationship where there'll be an e-mail saying, ‘Oh, your movie looks great.' I remember when she got . '"Aww, talk about one of the coolest Hollywood hunks in the biz!