SNL’s Sasheer Zamata stars in must-see webseries, ‘Pursuit of Sexiness’

Boozing with besties, one speed-date at a time

 

Nayomi Reghay

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Published Apr 1, 2015   Updated May 29, 2021, 4:29 am CDT

You likely know Sasheer Zamata (Saturday Night Live) and Nicole Byer (GirlCode) from their hilarious stunts on TV. The talented twosome also happen to be real-life friends, and not long before Zamata was cast on SNL, they created a terrific webseries about friendship, sexiness, and all the hardships of “getting some” while living in New York City.

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Lucky for us, Above Average has produced a second season of the series and the premiere debuted on Tuesday. The episode features Byer and Zamata navigating the totally exhausting world of speed-dating. Zamata serves up skeptical side-eye as she entertains less-than-stellar suitors, while Byer only has eyes for her one true love—other people’s glasses of red wine.

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Want more sexiness? The hilarious first season is also available on YouTube and it’s well worth a binge. 

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*First Published: Apr 1, 2015, 3:29 pm CDT