Perhaps best known as Laura, the receptionist on Comedy Central's cult hit Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist, Laura will next be seen co-starring in her sister Sarah Silverman's stand-up comedy feature, Jesus is Magic,, which is slated for release by Interscope films later this year. Last pilot season, Silverman…more
Laura has real accounts on MySpace, Facebook and Twitter.
Laura's sisters call her the Buddha because they all turn to her for advice and support.
Some of Laura's favorite authors include John Cheever, Stephen Fry, John Fante, Jean Rhys, and Banana Yoshimoto.
Laura list her favorite television shows as Jeeves and Wooster, House, America's Next Top Model, So You Think You Can Dance, Kath and Kim, The Sarah Silverman Program, The Comeback, Intervention, 30 Rock, It's Your Move, and Parker Lewis Can't Lose.
Some of Laura's interest outside of acting include art and sewing.
Laura resides in Los Angeles.
Some of Laura's favorite films include Coal Miner's Daughter,Trash,Simon and Tuff Turf.
Laura grew up in a very liberal household.
Laura's ethnic background is Russian and Polish.
Laura enjoys watching documentary films.
Laura is 5'5" (1.65 m) tall.
Laura has stated that she was the tomboy growing up and her sister Sarah was the feminine one. However, as they grew older their roles reversed.
She is the sister of comedian/actress Sarah Silverman, screenwriter Jody Silverman and Rabbi Susan Silverman.
Laura: (asked who is the tougher sister) Sarah's a tough cookie, I admire the way she stands up for herself on a regular basis. She has a lot of confidence and it's a great quality. But I think I could take her in a fight.
Laura: (on being single) I'm kind of enjoying being on my own right now, so if I end up with someone he'd have to be really right for me. I don't find myself wishing I had a boyfriend, but it would be nice to stumble upon real love again.