Sara Taksler

producer and director

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Sara Taksler is a producer and director. Her credits include The Daily Show and Tickling Giants.

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In June 2012, Egypt was in transition.

Bassem Youssef and Sara Taksler on 'Tickling Giants'

In June 2012, Egypt was in transition.

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