Sarah Silverman in talks for ‘Waltz’

Joins Seth Rogen, Michelle Williams in indie dramedy

Sarah Silverman is in negotiations to join Seth Rogen and Michelle Williams in the indie dramedy “Take This Waltz.”

Sarah Polley wrote and will direct the pic, which is scheduled to lens in Toronto in the summer.

Story centers on a young woman (Williams) whose struggles with infidelity leads her to the realization that she may be addicted to the honeymoon period of her relationships.

Silverman will play the sister of Rogen’s character.

Susan Cavan is producing “Waltz,” which is being financed by Telefilm Canada.

Silverman, who just penned her first book “The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption and Pee,” is best known for Emmy-nommed work on Comedy Central’s “The Sarah Silverman Program,” which just wrapped its third season.

Her bigscreen credits include “School of Rock,” “School of Scoundrels” and her concert movie “Jesus Is Magic.”

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