TOP 25 BEST T.V COMEDIANS/COMEDIENNES

THE TOP 15 BEST T.V COMEDIANS/COMEDIENNES WHETHER DEAD OR ALIVE. THE PEOPLE LISTED ARE THE BEST EVER.
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Lenny Henry
Lenworth George Henry was born on August 29, 1958, in Dudley, West Midlands in England to a family of Jamaican immigrants. He made his TV debut on a talent show called "New Faces" in 1975 at the age of 16. He won and went on to things such as The Fosters and Tiswas, which was when his career as a comedian took off...
“ This black british T.V Comedian is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian. Lenny's impersonations of Stevie Wonder, Sade, 50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, Run DMC etc are all absolutely hilarious and his characters Delbert Wilkins, Lucas, Deakus and Theophlius P. Wildebeeste are also absolutely hilarious. Lenny Henry is a great comedian, his shows are hilarious and he is an awesome comedian!!!! ” - nims-1975
 
2.
Paul O'Grady
Paul James O'Grady was born on 14 June 1955 in Birkenhead, England. He attended Christian Brothers School and, after his graduation, worked as a clerk in a magistrate's court. During that time he met a woman named Diane Jansen with whom he had a brief affair. Their daughter, Sharyn, was born in 1974...
“ Paul O'Grady is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian. Paul O'Grady is an excellent comedian and his shows are also hilarious. This man is a very talented, awesome comedian and he is a 1000000 times better comedian than the stupid, dickheads, Jonathan Ross and Chris Evans. ” - nims-1975
 
3.
“ Harry Hill is an absolutely brilliant T.V comedian. Harry Hill is an excellent comedian and his shows are absolutely hilarious. This man is a very talented, cool, awesome comedian and he will crush stupid dickhead comedians such as Jonathan Ross and Chris Evans to bits because he is 1000000 times better than those two dickheads. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Alan Carr is another brilliant T.V Comedian. He too is an excellent comedian, his shows are hilarious and he is cool, talented and brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Les Dennis is an excellent comedian and even though he doesn't do any comedies on T.V now he still is an awesome, excellent T.V Comedian. Les's shows are absolutely hilarious and he too is a top comedian. ” - nims-1975
 
6.
Ronnie Barker
Ronnie Barker's remarkable versatility as a performer can be traced back to his time in repertory theatre, where he was able to play a wide range of roles and develop his talent for accents, voices and verbal dexterity. It was during this time that he met Glenn Melvyn, who taught him how to stammer (something he would later use to great effect in the sitcom Open All Hours)...
“ Ronnie Barker is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian, his shows are absolutely hilarious and he is also an awesome, excellent T.V Comedian. ” - nims-1975
 
7.
Ronnie Corbett
Ronnie Corbett began his successful show business career in the early 1950s. Amongst many other things he performed on stage with Danny La Rue in a cacophony of well received variety and cabaret shows. It was whilst performing in these shows that Corbett attracted the attention of several top TV producers and executives who were impressed with his abilities as a stand up comedian...
“ Ronnie Corbett is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian, his shows are absolutely hilarious and he too is an awesome, excellent T.V Comedian. ” - nims-1975
 
8.
Kenneth Williams
The acting bug bit Kenneth Williams when, as a student, his English teacher suggested he try out for a school play. He found that he enjoyed it tremendously, but when he raised the possibility at home of becoming an actor, his father forbade it. Williams was eventually sent to art school in London in 1941...
“ Kenneth Williams will always be remembered. He is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian, his shows are hilarious and he is an excellent T.V Comedian ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Les Dawson will also be always remembered. He too is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian, his shows are absolutely hilarious and he is a classic comedian who is very talented. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Dawn French is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedienne, her shows are hilarious and she is a 1000000 times better comedienne than the insane, moronic Jo Brand. ” - nims-1975
 
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Jennifer Saunders
Jennifer Saunders was born July 6th 1958 in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, UK. She attended Central School of Speech and Drama where she met her comedy partner Dawn French. Like many of the early 80s groundbreaking "alternative" comedians she began her career as comedienne/actress/writer with Dawn French at "The Comedy Store" in London...
“ Jennifer Saunders is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedienne, her shows are hilarious and she will crush weak, Jo Brands ass to bits. ” - nims-1975
 
12.
Rik Mayall
Rik Mayall, one of the first and foremost alternative comedians in the UK, was born in a village called Matching Tye, just outside Harlow in Essex. His parents, John and Gillian were both drama teachers. His acting debut was at the age of seven when he appeared in one of his father's stage plays. He met his comedy partner and best friend Adrian "Ade" Edmondson at Manchester University in 1975...
“ Rik Mayall is also an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian, his shows are hilarious and he will crush those two dickheads Jonathan Ross and Chris Evans jaws to bits so that they won't be able to speak!!!!!! ” - nims-1975
 
13.
John Cleese
John Cleese was born on October 27, 1939, in Weston-Super-Mare, England, to Muriel Evelyn (Cross) and Reginald Francis Cleese. He was born into a family of modest means, his father being an insurance salesman; but he was nonetheless sent off to private schools to obtain a good education. Here he was often tormented for his height...
“ John Cleese is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian, his shows are absolutely hilarious and he too is a 1000000 times better comedian than dickheads Jonathan Ross, Chris Evans and Julian Clary. ” - nims-1975
 
14.
Rowan Atkinson
Rowan Sebastian Atkinson was born on 6 January, 1955, in Consett, Co. Durham, UK, to Ella May (Bainbridge) and Eric Atkinson. His father owned a farm, where Rowan grew up with his two older brothers, Rupert and Rodney. He attended Newcastle University and Oxford University where he earned degrees in electrical engineering...
“ Rowan Atkinson is also an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian, his shows are absolutely hilarious and he will crush weak, stupid comedians such as Jonathan Ross, Chris Evans, Craig Charles, Jo Brand, Lorraine Kelly and Julian Clary to bits. ” - nims-1975
 
15.
Sacha Baron Cohen
British actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen was born in Hammersmith, London. He is the son of Daniella (Weiser), a movement instructor, and Gerald Baron Cohen, a clothing store owner. His father, born in England and raised in Wales, was of Eastern European Jewish descent, while his mother was born in Israel...
“ Sacha Baron Cohen is an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian, hi shows are hilarious and he too is a much much much better comedian than dickheads such as Jonathan Ross, Chris Evans, Jo Brand and Julian Clary. ” - nims-1975
 
16.
Miranda Hart
Actress, Spy
“ Miranda Hart is an excellent T.V Comedienne and her acting in the hilarious T.V Comedy Miranda is brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
17.
Karyn Parsons
Karyn Parsons decided to go into acting at the age of 13. She had her first TV role in the NBC drama The Bronx Zoo, but she made her big break as Will Smith's cousin "Hilary Banks" on the NBC sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. During the show's six-year run, she starred in movies such as Class Act and Major Payne...
“ Karyn Parsons is an excellent comedienne and her acting as Hilary Banks in the hilarious U.S T.V sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air is hilarious and excellent. ” - nims-1975
 
18.
Alfonso Ribeiro
Alfonso Ribeiro was born in New York on September 21, 1971. Alfonso's family is from Trinidad & Tobago. Although rumor has been that he is of Dominican descent, he has stated in an interview that this is false. Neither he nor his family are from the Dominican Republic; they originate from Trinidad & Tobago...
“ Alfonso Riberio is an excellent comedian and his acting as Will Smiths silly cousin Carlton Banks in the hilarious U.S T.V sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air is hilarious and excellent. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Joseph Marcell is an excellent comedian and his acting as the British Butler Geoffrey in the hilarious U.S T.V sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air is hilarious and excellent. ” - nims-1975
 
20.
James Avery
Although best known as the uncle/patriarch and judge "Philip Banks" on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, James Avery is a classically trained actor and scholar. A native of Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA, he joined the US Navy after graduating high school and served in Vietnam from 1968 to 1969. Upon leaving the military...
“ James Avery is an excellent comedian and his acting as Will Smiths Uncle Phil Banks in the hilarious U.S T.V sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air is hilarious and excellent. ” - nims-1975
 
21.
Will Smith
Willard Carroll "Will" Smith, Jr. (born September 25, 1968) is an American actor, comedian, producer, rapper, and songwriter. He has enjoyed success in television, film, and music. In April 2007, Newsweek called him "the most powerful actor in Hollywood". Smith has been nominated for five Golden Globe Awards, two Academy Awards, and has won four Grammy Awards...
“ Will Smith is an excellent comedian (aka Comedy actor) and his acting as himself in the hilarious U.S T.V sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air is absolutely hilarious and brilliant. ” - nims-1975
 
22.
Keegan-Michael Key
Actor, MADtv
Keegan-Michael Key was born in Southfield, Michigan and raised in Detroit. He was adopted as a child by a black father and a white mother. In 1989, he graduated from Shrine Catholic High School in Royal Oak, Michigan. Key attended the University of Detroit Mercy as an undergraduate and earned his Master of Fine Arts in Theater at Pennsylvania State University...
“ Keegan Michael Key is also a very funny T.V Comedian. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Ken Dodd is also an absolutely brilliant T.V Comedian. When I used to watch his comedies in the early 80's he used to make me crack up laughing. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Kevin Hart is also an absolutely brilliant Comedian and his stand up comedy is a lot better than crap comedians such as Jonathan Ross, Frank Skinner etc. ” - nims-1975