God, If You're Not Up There...: Tales Of Stand-up, Saturday Night Live, And Other Mind-altering…

Paperback | October 30, 2012

byDarrell Hammond

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Tina Fey’s Bossypantsmeets David Carr’s The Night of the Gun in Darrell Hammond’sgroundbreaking memoir, God, If You’re Not Up There, I’m F*cked—a raw look inside the troubled life and mind of anAmerican comic genius. By turns poignant and hilarious, Hammond takes readersfrom the set of Saturday Night Live, where he was the show’slongest-tenured cast member, to the drug-ridden streets of Harlem and into thetwisting corridors of his own unflaggingly humorous consciousness. Minglingbehind-the-scenes stories from television’s best-loved comedy series with adark look inside a world-class funnyman, God If You’re Not Up There,I’m F*cked is a book sure to resonate with anyonewho shares a talent for performance, a love of comedy, or a desire to know howan artist can climb from the deepest despair to the very top of his profession.

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Tina Fey’s Bossypantsmeets David Carr’s The Night of the Gun in Darrell Hammond’sgroundbreaking memoir, God, If You’re Not Up There, I’m F*cked—a raw look inside the troubled life and mind of anAmerican comic genius. By turns poignant and hilarious, Hammond takes readersfrom the set of Saturday Night Live, where he was the show’slonges...

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A raw, poignant, and often hilarious look inside the troubled life and mind of an American comic icon.From his harrowing childhood filled with abuse to a lifetime of addiction and psychiatric hospitalizations, to the peak of success as the longest-tenured cast member of Saturday Night Live, Darrell Hammond delves into the darkest corne...

Darrell Hammond is an award-winning actor and comedian who was aSaturday Night Livecast member for a record-setting fourteen years. He has also appeared on Broadway and in the dramatic television seriesDamagesandLaw & Order: Criminal Intent. He recently received critical acclaim for his starring role in the one-man playTru. He lives in...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.68 inPublished:October 30, 2012Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062064568

ISBN - 13:9780062064561

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“Hammond’s moving memoir contains surprising detours. . . . [His] breezy style and facile storytelling will keep readers entertained even while reading about his struggle with alcoholism. . . . This funny man’s serious life can be an inspiration to all.”