The 10 Best Current Stand Up Comedians 2013

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Dave Chappelle
Dave Chappelle's career started while he was in high school at Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington, DC where he studied theatre arts. At the age of 14, he began performing stand-up comedy in nightclubs. Shortly after graduation, he moved to New York City where he quickly established himself as a major young talent...
“ It's hard to believe that Dave's show has been off the air for almost 10 years now. ” - brian-592-333223
“ He's the reigning comedy DVD king. ” - brian-592-333223
Aziz Ansari
Aziz Ansari was born in Columbia, South Carolina, to Fatima, a medical office worker, and Shoukath, a gastroenterologist. His family is from Tamil Nadu, India. He graduated from NYU as a business major in 2004. He graduated from the South Carolina Governor's School for Math and Science in Hartsville...
“ This dude is seriously funny. I know you've probably seen him on Parks and Rec but his stand up is great. ” - brian-592-333223
“ Rick is one of the most creative comics on the list. He does a lot of the on stage character development that Richard Pryor did. ” - brian-592-333223
Zach Galifianakis
Zach Galifianakis was born in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, to Mary Frances (Cashion), who owned a community arts center, and Harry Galifianakis, a heating oil vendor. His father is of Greek descent and his mother is of mostly English and Scottish ancestry. Zach moved to New York City after failing his last college class by one point...
“ Like Rickey Smiley, Zach's character development is seriously funny. ” - brian-592-333223
“ Tosh is one of the most intellectual "offensive" comics I've ever seen. He's probably offended every ethnic group, both sexes, and everyone else in between, but its still funny. ” - brian-592-333223
“ Hannibal is the most underrated comic in America!! ” - brian-592-333223
Sarah Silverman
Two-time Emmy Award winner Sarah Silverman is one of the most versatile talents in entertainment, with credits including that of actress, creator, writer, executive producer, comedian, and author. Silverman will next be seen in both The Book of Henry and The Lonely Island's Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping...
“ Like Tosh, Silverman can be offensive at times but she is seriously funny. ” - brian-592-333223
Bill Burr
Actor, Date Night
Bill Burr is an American stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and podcaster. He is best known for playing Patrick Kuby in the crime drama series Breaking Bad, and creating and starring in the Netflix animated sitcom F Is for Family. In 2008, Burr's voice was featured in the game Grand Theft Auto IV as Jason Michaels of the biker gang The Lost MC in the mission "No Love Lost"...