Sarah Silverman, Tina Fey, and Amy Poehler, styled by Michael Roberts and photographed exclusively for V.F. by Annie Leibovitz at Pier 59 Studios, in New York.
Who Says Women Aren’t Funny?
The idea that women aren’t funny—and which male said that?—seems pretty laughable these days. TV has unleashed a new generation of comediennes, who act, perform stand-up, write, and direct—dishing out the jokes with a side of sexy. Annie Leibovitz photographs a dozen of the wittiest dames in showbiz, from 30 Rock’s Tina Fey to Sarah Silverman, to S.N.L.’s current stars, while the author learns why the setup has changed.
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