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Dave Chappelle (9,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

Grammy Awards as well as the Mark Twain Prize. He is known for his satirical comedy sketch series Chappelle's Show (2003–2006). The series, co-written with
Jamie Lee Curtis (4,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
$100 million. Curtis's film work spans many genres, including the cult comedies Trading Places (1983), for which she received a BAFTA for Best Supporting
Jerry Seinfeld (7,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
As a stand-up comedian, Seinfeld specializes in observational comedy. In 2004, Comedy Central named him as the 12th-greatest stand-up comedian of all
Alec Baldwin (7,013 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He received his second Emmy nomination for Best Actor in a Television Comedy or Musical as Jack Donaghy in 2008, marking his seventh Primetime Emmy nomination
South Park (14,114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone and developed by Brian Graden for Comedy Central. The series revolves around four boys—Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski
Robin Williams (12,524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
film, in dramas and comedies alike, he is regarded as one of the best comedians of all time. Williams began performing stand-up comedy in San Francisco and
Seinfeld (11,847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kramer was heavily based on a neighbor of David's during his amateur comedic years in Manhattan. At times, he appears naïve, uneducated, and impulsive
Steve Martin (8,314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, and later as a frequent host on Saturday Night Live. In the 1970s, Martin performed his offbeat, absurdist comedy routines before
Family Guy (13,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
each. In 2009, it was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, the first time an animated series was nominated for the award since
Curb Your Enthusiasm (4,285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American comedy television series that has been produced and broadcast by HBO since October 15, 2000. The series was created
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (8,756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a 1975 musical comedy horror film by Warner Bros., produced by Lou Adler and Michael White and directed by Jim Sharman
Jason Sudeikis (3,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
producer, and writer. In the 1990s, he began his career in improv comedy and performed with ComedySportz, iO Chicago (Improv Olympic), and The Second City. In
Saturday Night Live (14,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Live (also known as SNL) is an American late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol
Beetlejuice (5,594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Beetlejuice is a 1988 American fantasy black comedy film directed by Tim Burton, produced by The Geffen Company, and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures
Michael Richards (2,188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1998, Richards returned to stand-up comedy. He incited media furor while performing at the Laugh Factory comedy club in late 2006 after a cell phone
Sex Education (TV series) (3,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sex Education is a British teen comedy-drama streaming television series created by Laurie Nunn for Netflix. The series follows the lives of the students
Modern Family (9,998 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Award for Outstanding Comedy Series in each of its first five years and the Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series four times, twice
Courteney Cox (3,987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Universe (1987), the comedy Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), the animated comedy Barnyard (2006), the fantasy comedy Bedtime Stories (2008), and
Shameless (American TV series) (5,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Shameless is an American comedy-drama television series developed by John Wells that aired on Showtime from January 9, 2011, to April 11, 2021. It is an
Jennifer Aniston (8,714 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
awards. She has since played starring roles in numerous dramas, comedies and romantic comedies. Her biggest box office successes include Bruce Almighty (2003)
Richard Pryor (6,621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Pryor: Here and Now (1983). As an actor, he starred mainly in comedies such as Silver Streak (1976), but occasionally in dramas, including Paul
Bo Burnham (4,650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
half-hour comedy special with Comedy Central. In 2010, his second album, Words Words Words, was released along with his first live comedy special of
Mel Brooks (6,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
broad farces and parodies widely considered to be among the best film comedies ever made. Brooks began his career as a comic and a writer for Sid Caesar's
Norm Macdonald (5,890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the ultimate late night comedy guest. Early in his career, Macdonald's first work in television included writing for such comedies as Roseanne and The Dennis
Crime film (1,341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with many other genres, such as drama or gangster film, but also include comedy, and, in turn, is divided into many sub-genres, such as mystery, suspense
Good Omens (TV series) (6,095 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Good Omens is a fantasy comedy series created and written by Neil Gaiman, based on his and Terry Pratchett's 1990 novel of the same name. A six-episode
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (6,101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American actress, comedian, and producer. She is known for her work in the comedy television series Saturday Night Live (1982–1985), Seinfeld (1989–1998)
Andy Samberg (2,485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedian, actor, writer, producer, and musician. He is a member of the comedy music group the Lonely Island and was a cast member on Saturday Night Live
Action film (6,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that eventually came to an end with the success of several kung fu action-comedy films released in 1978: Jackie Chan's Snake in the Eagle's Shadow and Drunken
George Carlin (7,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dubbed "the dean of counterculture comedians". He was known for his dark comedy and reflections on politics, the English language, psychology, religion
Adam Sandler (2,874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
further four-movie deal with Netflix worth over $250 million. Sandler's comedic roles include Billy Madison (1995), Happy Gilmore (1996), The Waterboy
Betty White (7,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
White has received eight Emmy Awards in various categories, three American Comedy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and a Grammy Award. She has a
Louis C.K. (11,643 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Award for Best Comedy Album twice. In 2015, Rolling Stone ranked C.K.'s stand-up special Shameless number three on their "Divine Comedy: 25 Best Stand-Up
Jamie Foxx (4,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and singer. In 1991 he joined the cast as a featured player in the sketch comedy show In Living Color until the show's end in 1994. Following this success
Jim Carrey (9,635 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recognition in 1990, after landing a recurring role in the American sketch comedy television series In Living Color (1990–1994). He broke out as star in motion
Emma Stone (10,211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unsold pilot. After small television roles, she appeared in a series of teen comedy films which received positive media attention, such as Superbad (2007),
Drama (film and television) (2,536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
political drama, legal drama, historical drama, domestic drama, teen drama, and comedy-drama (dramedy). These terms tend to indicate a particular setting or subject-matter
Larry David (3,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Comedy Series. Formerly a comedian, David went into television comedy, writing
Renée Zellweger (6,280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Following her minor roles in the 1993 coming-of-age comedy film Dazed and Confused, and the 1994 romantic comedy-drama film Reality Bites, Zellweger's first starring
Monty Python (16,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
collectively known as the Pythons) were a British surreal comedy troupe who created the sketch comedy television show Monty Python's Flying Circus, which first
Michael J. Fox (6,007 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
make guest appearances on television, including recurring roles on the FX comedy-drama Rescue Me (2009) and the CBS legal drama The Good Wife (2010–2016)
Rowan Atkinson (5,487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bean (1990–1995). Atkinson first came to prominence in the BBC sketch comedy show Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979–1982), receiving the 1981 BAFTA for
Sex and the City (10,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sex and the City is an American romantic comedy-drama television series created by Darren Star for HBO. It is an adaptation of Candace Bushnell's 1997
Jack Black (4,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fame in 2018. Black is also the lead vocalist of the Grammy Award–winning comedy rock duo Tenacious D, which he formed in 1994 with long time friend, Kyle
Tina Fey (10,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known for her work on the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live (1997–2006) and for creating the comedy series 30 Rock (2006–2013, 2020) and Unbreakable
Danny DeVito (2,838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Freedom Writers. DeVito also owned Jersey Television, which produced the Comedy Central series Reno 911!. DeVito and wife Rhea Perlman starred together
Eddie Murphy (5,419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedian, writer, producer, and singer. He rose to fame on the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, for which he was a regular cast member from 1980
Primetime Emmy Awards (3,193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Primetime Emmy Award is awarded in the following categories: Outstanding Comedy Series Outstanding Drama Series Outstanding Limited or Anthology Series
Steve Carell (4,676 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy for his work on The Office. He was recognized as "America's Funniest Man"
Ted Lasso (4,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ted Lasso is an American sports comedy-drama streaming television series developed by Jason Sudeikis, Bill Lawrence, Brendan Hunt, and Joe Kelly, based
Sacha Baron Cohen (8,301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Excellence in Comedy. In 2018, The Times named him among the 30 best living comedians. Baron Cohen has produced and/or performed in comedic films such as
Comedy Central (5,314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Comedy Central is an American basic cable channel owned by ViacomCBS through its domestic network division's MTV Entertainment Group unit, based in Manhattan
Kevin Hart (5,131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Hart began his career by winning several amateur comedy competitions at clubs throughout New England, culminating in his first real
Sesame Street (8,112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
educational children's television series that combines live-action, sketch comedy, animation and puppetry. It is produced by Sesame Workshop (known as the
Anna Kendrick (2,623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the comedy Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016), the animated comedy Trolls (2016), the comic thriller A Simple Favor (2018), the fantasy comedy Noelle
Ricky Gervais (11,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sitcom The Office (2001–2003). He has won seven BAFTA Awards, five British Comedy Awards, two Emmy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and the Rose d'Or twice
Donald Glover (8,247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
singer, rapper, producer, writer, and director. After working on Derrick Comedy while studying at New York University, Glover was hired at age 23 by Tina
Woody Allen (17,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedy albums during the mid to late 1960s, earning a Grammy Award nomination for his 1964 comedy album entitled simply, Woody Allen. In 2004 Comedy Central
Joe Rogan (6,979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commentator, comedian, and former television presenter. Rogan began his career in comedy in August 1988 in the Boston area. After relocating to Los Angeles in 1994
Lucille Ball (8,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Here's Lucy, and Life with Lucy, as well as comedy television specials aired under the title The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour. She was also the first female head
Noel Fielding (2,540 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
writer. He is best known for his work with The Mighty Boosh comedy troupe alongside comedy partner Julian Barratt in the 2000s and more recently as a co-presenter
Futurama (11,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Groening that aired on Fox from March 28, 1999, to August 10, 2003, and on Comedy Central from March 23, 2008, to September 4, 2013. The series follows the
Cameron Diaz (6,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brothers' hit comedy There's Something About Mary (1998), which brought her increased fame and a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical
Melissa McCarthy (3,699 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
she received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 2011. McCarthy's appearances as a host on Saturday Night Live
Sarah Jessica Parker (5,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
she won two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Comedy Series and three Screen Actors Guild Awards. The character was widely popular
Ghostbusters (17,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ghostbusters is a 1984 American supernatural comedy film directed and produced by Ivan Reitman and written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis. It stars Bill
30 Rock (11,777 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saturday Night Live, takes place behind the scenes of a fictional live sketch comedy show depicted as airing on NBC. The series' name refers to 30 Rockefeller
Grease (film) (6,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Grease is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy film based on the 1971 musical of the same name by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey. Written by Bronte Woodard
Sarah Silverman (5,609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
December 1, 1970) is an American comedian, actress, singer, and writer. Her comedy addresses social taboos and controversial topics, such as racism, sexism
Mindy Kaling (3,383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a Comedy Series and five times for Outstanding Comedy Series. Kaling gained wider attention for creating, producing and starring in the Fox comedy series
Mike Myers (2,960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
he was one of the founding members of The Comedy Store Players, an improvisational group based at The Comedy Store in London. The next year, he starred
Bill Murray (7,250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
performances that earned him his first Emmy Award, and later starred in comedy films—including Meatballs (1979), Caddyshack (1980), Stripes (1981), Tootsie
Rob Schneider (2,702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live, he went on to a career in feature films, including starring roles in the comedy films Deuce Bigalow:
Glee (TV series) (15,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Glee (stylized as glee) is an American musical comedy-drama television series that aired on the Fox network in the United States from May 19, 2009, to
Eugene Levy (2,491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
writer. From 1976 until 1984, he appeared in the Canadian television sketch comedy series SCTV. He has also appeared in the American Pie series of films and
Schitt's Creek (8,155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for a comedy or drama series to receive all seven awards; Dan Levy notably received Outstanding Comedy Series, Writing and Directing for a Comedy Series
Seth Rogen (7,655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the stand-up comedy he performed at Camp Miriam, a Habonim Dror camp. As a child, Rogen did not want to pursue any career other than comedy, stating, "As
M*A*S*H (TV series) (5,960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
M*A*S*H (an acronym for Mobile Army Surgical Hospital) is an American war comedy-drama television series that aired on CBS from 1972 to 1983. It was developed
Home Alone (7,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Home Alone is a 1990 American comedy film directed by Chris Columbus and written by John Hughes. It is the first film in the Home Alone franchise, and
Jordan Peele (3,405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
television work in the comedy and horror genres. Peele's breakout role came in 2003, when he was hired as a cast member on the Fox sketch comedy series Mad TV
Jennifer Garner (7,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
romantic comedy 13 Going on 30 (2004) and portrayed Elektra in the superhero films Daredevil (2003) and Elektra (2005). Garner became known for her comedy performances
The Big Bang Theory (13,595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series from 2011 to 2014 and won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series four times for Parsons
Chris Rock (5,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He was voted the fifth-greatest stand-up comedian in a poll conducted by Comedy Central. He was also voted in the United Kingdom as the ninth-greatest stand-up
The Office (American TV series) (15,820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Outstanding Comedy Series in season two, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series (Greg Daniels for "Gay Witch Hunt"), Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Jim Parsons (2,833 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Series Musical or Comedy. In 2018, Forbes estimated
Catherine O'Hara (3,455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
work on the sketch comedy series Second City Television (1976–84), where she drew critical acclaim for both her work as a comedic actress and writer,
Jane Lynch (3,693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
author. Lynch is known for starring as Sue Sylvester in the Fox musical comedy series Glee (2009–2015), which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award. She also
Colin Farrell (6,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the comedy film In Bruges (2008) earned him the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. He starred in the black comedy film
Ted Danson (3,032 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a regular on the HBO comedy series Bored to Death. In 2015 he starred as Hank Larsson in the second season of FX's black comedy-crime drama anthology
Jason Bateman (3,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Since July 2020, he has co-hosted the comedy podcast SmartLess. Bateman made his directorial debut with the black comedy Bad Words (2013), in which he also
The Office (American TV series) (15,820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Outstanding Comedy Series in season two, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series (Greg Daniels for "Gay Witch Hunt"), Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Matt Lucas (2,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
presenter. He is best known for his work with David Walliams on the BBC sketch comedy series Rock Profile (1999–2000, 2009), Little Britain (2003–2007, 2020)
Patton Oswalt (3,685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oswalt began performing stand-up comedy on July 18, 1988. After writing for MADtv and starring in his own 1996 comedy special for HBO, he went on to garner
Jennifer Garner (7,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
romantic comedy 13 Going on 30 (2004) and portrayed Elektra in the superhero films Daredevil (2003) and Elektra (2005). Garner became known for her comedy performances
M*A*S*H (TV series) (5,960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
M*A*S*H (an acronym for Mobile Army Surgical Hospital) is an American war comedy-drama television series that aired on CBS from 1972 to 1983. It was developed
Amy Poehler (8,719 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
improvisational-comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade. The group moved to New York City in 1996 where their act became a half-hour sketch-comedy series on Comedy Central
Eddie Izzard (4,994 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and activist. Her comedic style takes the form of rambling whimsical monologues and self-referential pantomime. Her stand-up comedy tours have included
Romance film (1,597 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Romeo + Juliet. A bromantic comedy is a comedy film genre that takes the formula of the typical “romantic comedy” but focuses on close male friendships
George Clooney (8,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with his breakthrough role in From Dusk till Dawn (1996), and the crime comedy Out of Sight (1998), in which he first worked with director Steven Soderbergh
Kate McKinnon (3,565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is known for her character work and celebrity impressions on the sketch comedy series The Big Gay Sketch Show (2007–2010) and Saturday Night Live (2012–present)
Parasite (2019 film) (10,792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(Korean: 기생충; Hanja: 寄生蟲; RR: Gisaengchung) is a 2019 South Korean black comedy thriller film directed by Bong Joon-ho, who co-wrote the screenplay with
Cars (film) (7,825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Cars is a 2006 American computer-animated sports comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film was directed
Christopher Guest (2,321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Hollywood for having written, directed, and starred in his series of comedy films shot in mock-documentary (mockumentary) style. Many scenes and character
Taika Waititi (4,918 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for Outstanding Comedy Series. His most recent directing credits include the superhero film Thor: Ragnarok (2017) and the black comedy film Jojo Rabbit
Succession (TV series) (5,763 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Succession is an American satirical black comedy-drama television series created by Jesse Armstrong. It premiered on June 3, 2018, on HBO. The series centers
Will Ferrell (5,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, where he performed from 1995 to 2002, and has subsequently starred in comedy films such as Elf (2003)
Awkwafina (2,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the MTV comedy series Girl Code (2014–2015). Her second album, In Fina We Trust, was released in 2018. She played supporting roles in the comedy films Neighbors
Martin Short (4,577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the television programs SCTV and Saturday Night Live. He has starred in comedy films such as Three Amigos (1986), Innerspace (1987), Three Fugitives (1989)
Rick and Morty (8,115 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Best Comedy Series — Best of 2017 Awards — IGN". IGN. Archived from the original on January 17, 2018. Retrieved January 16, 2018. "Best Comedic TV Performance —
Fleabag (2,531 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fleabag is a British comedy-drama television series created and written by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, based on her one-woman show first performed in 2013. It
Zach Galifianakis (2,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1969) is an American actor, comedian, musician and writer. He appeared in Comedy Central Presents special and presented his show Late World with Zach on
Jimmy Fallon (6,299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fallon grew up with an interest in comedy and music, moving to Los Angeles at 21 to pursue opportunities in stand-up comedy. He was commissioned to join NBC's
Aziz Ansari (4,139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
began performing comedy in New York City, while a student at NYU Stern in 2000. He later co-created and starred in the MTV sketch comedy show Human Giant
Lisa Kudrow (2,315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the cult comedy film Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997) and followed it with an acclaimed performance in the romantic comedy The Opposite
Pete Davidson (4,650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
writer, and producer. He has been a cast member on the NBC late-night sketch comedy Saturday Night Live since 2014. Davidson has also appeared on the MTV shows
Stephen Merchant (3,602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alongside Ricky Gervais, he was the co-writer and co-director of the British TV comedy series The Office (2001–2003), and co-writer, co-director, and co-star of
Kumail Nanjiani (2,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
role as Dinesh in the HBO comedy series Silicon Valley (2014–2019) and for co-writing and starring in the romantic comedy film The Big Sick (2017). For
Olivia Colman (4,258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the British Academy Television Award for Best Female Comedy Performance for her part in the comedy programme Twenty Twelve (2011–2012) and Best Supporting
Shazam! (film) (8,419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
written by August, which went into pre-production in 2008, was an action-comedy which focused on the origin story of the hero, then known by his original
Woody Harrelson (4,613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which he won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series from a total of five nominations. He has received three Academy Award
Phoebe Waller-Bridge (2,486 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Comedy Performance, three Emmy Awards (Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series, and Outstanding Comedy Series)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (11,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Budapest Hotel is a 2014 comedy-drama film written and directed by Wes Anderson. Ralph Fiennes leads a seventeen-actor ensemble cast as Monsieur
Alan Alda (5,128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
career in the 1950s, as a member of the Compass Players, an improvisational, comedy revue directed by Paul Sills. He joined the acting company at the Cleveland
Robert Downey Jr. (9,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He went on to star in the black comedy Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005), the thriller Zodiac (2007), and the action comedy Tropic Thunder (2008); for the latter
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (7,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is an American period comedy-drama streaming television series, created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, that premiered on March 17
Helen Hunt (3,024 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy and four Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. Hunt won the Academy Award for
Sofía Vergara (2,952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2003). She subsequently appeared in Four Brothers (2005) and Tyler Perry's comedies Meet the Browns (2008) and Madea Goes to Jail (2009), receiving an ALMA
The Daily Show (14,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
each Monday through Thursday on Comedy Central. Describing itself as a fake news program, The Daily Show draws its comedy and satire from recent news stories
Tony Curtis (5,193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
more than 100 films in roles covering a wide range of genres, from light comedy to serious drama. In his later years, Curtis made numerous television appearances
Dan Levy (Canadian actor) (3,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series, and Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Joan Rivers (10,878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedic persona—heavily self-deprecating and acerbic, especially towards celebrities and politicians. She is considered a pioneer of women in comedy by
Kristen Bell (7,975 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University. In 2001, she made her Broadway stage debut as Becky Thatcher in the comedy musical The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and appeared in a Broadway revival
Salma Hayek (4,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Actress in a Comedy Series after guest-starring in the ABC television comedy-drama Ugly Betty in 2007. She also guest-starred on the NBC comedy series 30
Jonah Hill (3,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1983) is an American actor, filmmaker, and comedian. He is known for his comedic roles in films including Superbad (2007), Knocked Up (2007), Forgetting
Kaley Cuoco (2,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cuoco has starred in and served as executive producer for the HBO Max comedic thriller The Flight Attendant, which received widespread critical acclaim
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Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series and won the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in 2015 and 2017. In
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The Three Stooges were an American vaudeville and comedy team active from 1922 until 1970, best remembered for their 190 short subject films by Columbia
Bob Newhart (4,773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stammering delivery style. Newhart came to prominence in 1960 when his album of comedic monologues, The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart, became a bestseller and
John Landis (3,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
August 3, 1950) is an American filmmaker and actor. He is best known for the comedy films that he has directed, such as The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977), National
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013 film) (7,214 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Wolf of Wall Street is a 2013 American epic biographical black comedy crime film directed by Martin Scorsese and written by Terence Winter, based on
Julia Roberts (5,723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Roberts established herself as a leading lady after headlining the romantic comedy film Pretty Woman (1990), which grossed $464 million worldwide. Her most
Orange Is the New Black (6,635 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Orange Is the New Black (sometimes abbreviated to OITNB) is an American comedy-drama streaming television series created by Jenji Kohan for Netflix. The
Cheers (10,105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have been successfully syndicated worldwide. Nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series for all eleven of its seasons on the air, it earned 28 Primetime
American Pie (film) (2,630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
American Pie is a 1999 American sex comedy and coming of age film directed and co-produced by Paul Weitz (in his directorial debut) and written by Adam
Castle (TV series) (5,668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Castle is an American crime-comedy-drama television series, which aired on ABC for a total of eight seasons from March 9, 2009, to May 16, 2016. The series
Zooey Deschanel (5,483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
film Almost Famous (2000). Deschanel is known for her deadpan roles in comedy films such as The Good Girl (2002), The New Guy (2002), Elf (2003), The
Seth MacFarlane (12,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
created his own YouTube series titled Seth MacFarlane's Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy. He won several awards for his work on Family Guy, including five Primetime
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portrayal of Tracy Flick in the black comedy Election. She gained wider recognition for her role as Elle Woods in the comedy Legally Blonde (2001) and its 2003
Clueless (5,207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clueless is a 1995 American coming-of-age teen comedy film written and directed by Amy Heckerling. It stars Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Brittany Murphy
John Lithgow (5,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sun (1996–2001) winning three Primetime Emmy Awards for Best Actor in a Comedy Series for his performance. He also played Arthur Mitchell in the drama
Friends (17,102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series was nominated for 62 Primetime Emmy Awards, winning the Outstanding Comedy Series award in 2002 for its eighth season. The show ranked no. 21 on TV
Michael Keaton (3,902 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
later appeared in a variety of films ranging from dramas and romantic comedies to thriller and action films, such as Clean and Sober (1989), Much Ado
Scary Movie (2,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scary Movie is a 2000 American black comedy slasher film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans and written by Marlon and Shawn Wayans (who both also star), alongside
Julie Bowen (1,078 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is an American actress, best known for playing Claire Dunphy on the TV comedy series Modern Family (2009–2020). She also played Roxanne Please on ER (1998–1999)
Robot Chicken (3,696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robot Chicken is an American adult animated stop motion sketch comedy television series, created and executive produced for Adult Swim by Seth Green and
Desperate Housewives (11,154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Desperate Housewives is an American comedy-drama and mystery television series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions
Will & Grace (6,591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
& Grace. The curator Dwight Blocker Bowers stated that the sitcom used "comedy to familiarize a mainstream audience with gay culture" in a way that was
Nick Offerman (2,034 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Individual Achievement in Comedy and was twice nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. Offerman is
America Ferrera (3,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
productions at her school. She made her feature film debut in 2002 with the comedy-drama Real Women Have Curves, earning praise for her performance. Ferrera
Charlie Chaplin (19,952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
important to the development of comedy as a genre as D.W. Griffith was to drama. He was the first to popularise feature-length comedy and to slow down the pace
Bob Odenkirk (3,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. He is also known for the HBO sketch comedy series Mr. Show with Bob and David, which he co-created and starred in with
Russell Brand (12,253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
major role in the romantic comedy-drama Forgetting Sarah Marshall; the film led to him starring in a spin off, the rock comedy Get Him to the Greek, alongside
Mean Girls (7,964 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mean Girls is a 2004 American teen comedy film directed by Mark Waters and written by Tina Fey. The film stars Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams, Tim Meadows
The Billion Dollar Code (944 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Billion Dollar Code is a 2021 German television miniseries starring Björn Freiberg, Seumas F. Sargent and Leonard Scheicher. The series was developed
List of HBO Max original programming (8,885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Land Comedies at HBO Max". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on October 30, 2019. Retrieved October 30, 2019. "Max Original Comedy THE
Jennifer's Body (9,466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jennifer's Body is a 2009 American comedy horror film written by Diablo Cody and directed by Karyn Kusama. The film stars Megan Fox, Amanda Seyfried, Johnny
Parks and Recreation (15,819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Television Awards: Best Comedy Series, Best Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for Poehler, and Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for Nick Offerman
Megamind (3,146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Megamind is a 2010 American computer-animated superhero comedy film directed by Tom McGrath, produced by DreamWorks Animation, and distributed by Paramount
Teri Hatcher (2,507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mayer, she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy, three Screen Actors Guild Awards (one as lead female actor and the other
Amanda Seyfried (4,553 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2008), the dark comedy Jennifer's Body (2009), the erotic thriller Chloe (2009), the romantic drama Dear John (2010), romantic comedy Letters to Juliet
Meg Ryan (3,972 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Land (1987) before her performance in the Rob Reiner-directed romantic comedy When Harry Met Sally... (1989) brought her widespread attention and her
James Corden (4,077 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Gavin & Stacey, for which he won the BAFTA Television Award for Best Comedy Performance. He was featured on the UK No.1 single "Shout", along with grime
John Belushi (4,698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
musician, and one of the seven original cast members of the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live (SNL). Throughout his career, Belushi had a personal
Steve Harvey (5,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
limited-run arbitration-based court comedy, Judge Steve Harvey. Harvey began his career as a comedian. He did standup comedy in the early 1980s and hosted Showtime
Corpse Bride (4,875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bride is easily the best stop-motion animated necrophiliac musical romantic comedy of all time. It is also just simply, wonderful: a morbid, merry tale of
Jon Stewart (12,368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
television host. He hosted The Daily Show, a satirical news program on Comedy Central, from 1999 to 2015. Stewart started as a stand-up comedian but branched
Felicity Huffman (3,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the ABC comedy-drama Desperate Housewives (2004–2012), for which she earned the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for
The Princess Bride (film) (6,313 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Princess Bride is a 1987 American fantasy adventure comedy film directed and co-produced by Rob Reiner, starring Cary Elwes, Robin Wright, Mandy Patinkin
Channel 4 (8,655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American comedy institution of roasting to British television, with A Comedy Roast. In 2010, Channel 4 organised Channel 4's Comedy Gala, a comedy benefit
Nina Dobrev (2,549 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
drama The Perks of Being a Wallflower, the 2014 action comedy Let's Be Cops, the 2015 horror comedy The Final Girls, the 2017 action thriller XXX: Return
La La Land (7,977 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
La La Land is a 2016 American musical romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Damien Chazelle. It stars Ryan Gosling as a jazz pianist and Emma
Bradley Cooper (10,354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the comedy film Wedding Crashers (2005). His breakthrough role came in 2009 with The Hangover, a critically and commercially successful comedy, which
Jerry Lewis (16,415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedian, filmmaker, actor, humanitarian and singer. Nicknamed "The King of Comedy", he is regarded as one of the most signifcant cultural figures of the 20th
Scary Movie (2,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scary Movie is a 2000 American black comedy slasher film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans and written by Marlon and Shawn Wayans (who both also star), alongside
Jerry Lewis (16,415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedian, filmmaker, actor, humanitarian and singer. Nicknamed "The King of Comedy", he is regarded as one of the most signifcant cultural figures of the 20th
Newhart (2,567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Actress in a Comedy Series – Julia Duffy 1985 Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series – Bob Newhart Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series –
Will & Grace (6,591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
& Grace. The curator Dwight Blocker Bowers stated that the sitcom used "comedy to familiarize a mainstream audience with gay culture" in a way that was
La La Land (7,977 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
La La Land is a 2016 American musical romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Damien Chazelle. It stars Ryan Gosling as a jazz pianist and Emma
The Wonder Years (6,992 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Wonder Years is an American coming-of-age, comedy-drama television series created by Neal Marlens and Carol Black. It ran on ABC from March 15, 1988
Bernie Mac (1,993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cedric the Entertainer, and D. L. Hughley in the film The Original Kings of Comedy. After briefly hosting the HBO show Midnight Mac, Mac appeared in several
Archer (2009 TV series) (7,666 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Reed conceived Archer shortly after the cancellation of his Adult Swim comedy Frisky Dingo. His experience vacationing in Spain, and the influence of
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video game series. His YouTube content has diversified to include vlog and comedy style videos. As of March 2021, he has over 34 million subscribers and over
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (20,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a 2019 comedy-drama film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. Produced by Columbia Pictures, Bona Film Group, Heyday
Burt Reynolds (7,951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
twice for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. Reynolds was voted the world's number one box-office star for five consecutive
Nick Cannon (3,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
participated in track and field. Cannon received his first break doing stand-up comedy on his father's local cable access program. As a teenager, Cannon was one-third
Hugh Grant (12,962 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
romantic comedy film Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), whereupon he received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy and
Will Poulter (1,946 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Treader (2010). Poulter received further praise for his starring role in the comedy film We're the Millers (2013), for which he won the BAFTA Rising Star Award
Toy Story 2 (7,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Toy Story 2 is a 1999 American computer-animated comedy film directed by John Lasseter and produced by Pixar Animation Studios for Walt Disney Pictures
Girls (TV series) (6,600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Girls is an American comedy-drama television series created by and starring Lena Dunham, executive-produced by Judd Apatow. The series depicts four young
Arrested Development (8,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Time, Entertainment Weekly, and IGN. It influenced later single-camera comedy series such as 30 Rock and Community. Despite the positive response from
Toy Story (11,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Toy Story is a 1995 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The first installment
Rob Reiner (2,246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the romantic comedy fantasy adventure The Princess Bride (1987), the psychological horror-thriller Misery (1990), the romantic comedy-drama The American
Scooby-Doo (film) (3,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Movie) is a 2002 American live-action/computer-animated fantasy adventure-comedy film based on the long-running Hanna-Barbera animated television franchise
The Hangover (5,138 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Todd Phillips, co-produced with Daniel Goldberg, and written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. It is
Amanda Bynes (3,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
began her career as a child actress, working on the Nickelodeon sketch comedy series All That (1996–2000), and had her breakthrough starring in its spin-off
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (8,886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Who Framed Roger Rabbit is a 1988 American live-action/animated comedy mystery film directed by Robert Zemeckis, produced by Frank Marshall and Robert
Ally McBeal (2,495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ally McBeal is an American legal comedy-drama television series, originally aired on Fox from September 8, 1997, to May 20, 2002. Created by David E. Kelley
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005 film) (2,641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Mr. & Mrs. Smith is a 2005 American action comedy film directed by Doug Liman and written by Simon Kinberg. The film stars Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
The Addams Family (1991 film) (3,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Addams Family is a 1991 American supernatural black comedy film based on the characters from the cartoon created by cartoonist Charles Addams and the
Emily Blunt (5,442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with her starring roles in the television film Gideon's Daughter and the comedy-drama film The Devil Wears Prada. The former won her a Golden Globe Award
Jimmy Kimmel (5,507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2017 and 2018. Before hosting Jimmy Kimmel Live!, he was the co-host of Comedy Central's The Man Show and Win Ben Stein's Money. Kimmel has also produced
Martin Freeman (2,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedy The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005), the action comedy Hot Fuzz (2007), the semi-improvised comedy Nativity! (2009), the sci-fi comedy
Chevy Chase (4,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Born into a prominent family, he had a variety of jobs before moving into comedy and started acting with National Lampoon. He became a key cast member in
Dakota Johnson (4,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the action comedy film 21 Jump Street (2012), and subsequently appeared in the independent comedy Goats (2012) and the romantic comedy The Five-Year
Knives Out (5,330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
77th Golden Globe Awards, it received three nominations in the Musical or Comedy category while also receiving Best Original Screenplay nominations at the
Macaulay Culkin (3,603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. He also starred in the films My Girl (1991), The Good Son (1993), The Nutcracker
Ray Romano (2,332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Manny in the Ice Age film series. He created and starred in the TNT comedy-drama Men of a Certain Age (2009–2011). From 2012 to 2015, Romano had a
Bill Cosby (10,182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decade he released several standup comedy records which consecutively earned him the Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album from 1965 to 1970. He also had
O Brother, Where Art Thou? (3,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
O Brother, Where Art Thou? is a 2000 crime comedy-drama film written, produced, co-edited and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, and starring George Clooney
John Candy (3,262 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its Second City Television (SCTV) series, and through his appearances in comedy films, including Stripes, National Lampoon's Vacation, Splash, Cool Runnings
Dane Cook (4,641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1972) is an American stand-up comedian and film actor. He has released six comedy albums: Harmful If Swallowed; Retaliation; Vicious Circle; Rough Around
Ugly Betty (8,164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ugly Betty is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Silvio Horta, which was originally broadcast on ABC. It premiered on September 28
Tiffany Haddish (3,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series Tuca & Bertie. In 2021, she won a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album for her comedy album Black Mitzvah, making her the second African-American woman
Dick Van Dyke (4,979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1963), Mary Poppins (1964), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968), and in the comedy-drama The Comic (1969). He made memorable guest appearances on television
Adventure film (353 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
may also be combined with other film genres such as action, animation, comedy, drama, fantasy, science fiction, family, horror, or war. Setting plays
Will Arnett (3,424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nomination for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, and as BoJack Horseman in the Netflix series of the same name. He
Bill Burr (2,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
All Things Comedy network and has hosted the twice-weekly comedy podcast, titled Monday Morning Podcast, since May 2007. His stand-up comedy special, Paper
Napoleon Dynamite (4,914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Napoleon Dynamite is a 2004 American comedy film produced by Jeremy Coon, Chris Wyatt and Sean Covel, written by Jared and Jerusha Hess and directed by
Lady Bird (film) (4,816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lady Bird is a 2017 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film written and directed by Greta Gerwig in her solo directorial debut. Set in Sacramento, California
Jane the Virgin (5,503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jane the Virgin is an American romantic comedy-drama and satirical telenovela developed by Jennie Snyder Urman. The series premiered October 13, 2014 on
Kristen Wiig (3,536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wiig later relocated to Los Angeles, where she joined the improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings and made her television debut in 2003. Wiig joined
Lady Bird (film) (4,816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lady Bird is a 2017 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film written and directed by Greta Gerwig in her solo directorial debut. Set in Sacramento, California
Emily Blunt (5,442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with her starring roles in the television film Gideon's Daughter and the comedy-drama film The Devil Wears Prada. The former won her a Golden Globe Award
The Addams Family (1991 film) (3,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Addams Family is a 1991 American supernatural black comedy film based on the characters from the cartoon created by cartoonist Charles Addams and the
Kristen Wiig (3,536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wiig later relocated to Los Angeles, where she joined the improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings and made her television debut in 2003. Wiig joined
Napoleon Dynamite (4,914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Napoleon Dynamite is a 2004 American comedy film produced by Jeremy Coon, Chris Wyatt and Sean Covel, written by Jared and Jerusha Hess and directed by
Hocus Pocus (1993 film) (5,689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
American fantasy comedy film directed by Kenny Ortega and written by Neil Cuthbert and Mick Garris. The film follows a villainous comedic trio of witches
Matthew Perry (3,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the legal comedy-drama. After Friends wrapped up, Perry made his directorial debut in an episode of the 4th season of the American comedy-drama Scrubs
How I Met Your Mother (12,113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Favorite TV Comedy Actress. In 2012, seven years after its premiere, the series won the People's Choice Award for Favorite Network TV Comedy, and Neil Patrick
Neil Patrick Harris (4,595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
singer, writer, producer, and television host. He is known primarily for his comedy roles on television and his dramatic and musical stage roles. On television
Alison Brie (2,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as Annie Edison in the comedy series Community (2009–2015). Her notable work also includes Diane Nguyen in the animated comedy series BoJack Horseman
Bruce Willis (6,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
off-Broadway stage in the 1970s. He achieved fame with a leading role on the comedy-drama series Moonlighting (1985–1989) and has since appeared in over 70
Young Frankenstein (3,459 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Young Frankenstein is a 1974 American comedy horror film directed by Mel Brooks. The screenplay was co-written by Brooks and Gene Wilder. Wilder also starred
Steve Coogan (4,884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Inside Story – BBC2 Factual – British Comedy Guide". Comedy.co.uk. Retrieved 25 May 2014. "Monty Python: Still On Comedy's Flying Trapeze". The New York Times
Megan Fox (5,818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
numerous supporting roles in film and television, such as the teen musical comedy Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004), as well as a starring role
The Graduate (5,765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Graduate is a 1967 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Mike Nichols and written by Buck Henry and Calder Willingham, based on the 1963
John Mulaney (6,265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for a Variety Special. Mulaney is also known for his children's musical comedy special John Mulaney & the Sack Lunch Bunch (2019) which was released on
Scrubs (TV series) (9,131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Scrubs (stylized as [scrubs]) is an American medical comedy-drama television series created by Bill Lawrence that aired from October 2, 2001, to March
Mrs. Doubtfire (3,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mrs. Doubtfire is a 1993 American comedy-drama film directed by Chris Columbus. It was written for the screen by Randi Mayem Singer and Leslie Dixon, based
Christina Applegate (3,609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1983) and appeared in her first television series in Showtime's political comedy Washingtoon (1985), in which she played a congressman's daughter. Applegate
King of the Hill (5,596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
late night programming block, Adult Swim, from 2009 to 2018, moving to Comedy Central from 2018 to 2019, then moving once more to FXX from 2021 onward
Men in Black (1997 film) (4,074 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(stylized as MIB: Men in Black) is a 1997 American science fiction action comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, produced by Walter F. Parkes and Laurie
Promising Young Woman (4,105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Promising Young Woman is a 2020 black comedy thriller film written, produced and directed by Emerald Fennell in her feature directorial debut. It stars
Shaun of the Dead (7,679 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shaun of the Dead is a 2004 horror comedy film directed by Edgar Wright. The film was written by Wright and Simon Pegg, who stars in it as Shaun. Along
The Goonies (4,615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Goonies is a 1985 American adventure comedy film co-produced and directed by Richard Donner from a screenplay by Chris Columbus, based on a story by
Anne Hathaway (12,967 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Disney comedy The Princess Diaries (2001). Hathaway made a transition to adult roles with the 2005 dramas Havoc and Brokeback Mountain. The comedy film
Owen Wilson (2,409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
French Dispatch (2021). Wilson also starred in the Woody Allen romantic comedy Midnight in Paris (2011) as unsatisfied screenwriter Gil Pender, a role
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(defunct) Circle 7 (defunct) DiC Entertainment (divested) Miscellaneous Alice Comedies Laugh-O-Gram Studio List of Walt Disney Animation Studios short films List
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which she received a Genie Award nomination, the comedy film My Name Is Tanino (2002), and the comedy series Slings and Arrows (2003–2005), for which she
The Suicide Squad (film) (13,632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Director James Gunn likened Harley's relationship with Bloodsport to the comedy duo Abbott and Costello, with Harley being Costello. Robbie wears a new
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On a dare from one of his friends, he participated in a comedy night at Mark Ridley's Comedy Castle in Royal Oak, a suburb of Detroit. While in Detroit
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creator, producer, writer, occasional director, and star of the HBO dark comedy series Barry (2018–present), for which he has won two and been nominated
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role as Cheryl Tunt in the FXX animated comedy series Archer (2009–present). She also had roles in the comedy series The Big Bang Theory (2007–2019),
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videos, television shows, and films. Stiller is a member of a group of comedic actors colloquially known as the Frat Pack. His films have grossed more
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Ocean's Eleven is a 2001 American heist comedy film directed by Steven Soderbergh and written by Ted Griffin. The first installment of the Ocean's franchise
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Insecure is an American comedy-drama television series created by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore, and is partially based on Rae's acclaimed web series Awkward
Shrek (9,530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shrek is a 2001 American computer-animated fantasy comedy film loosely based on the 1990 fairy tale picture book of the same name by William Steig. Directed
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Casper is a 1995 American supernatural dark fantasy comedy-drama film directed by Brad Silberling, in his feature directorial debut, based on the Harvey
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director. She also directed, wrote, produced, and starred in the action comedy film Charlie's Angels (2019). Banks founded Brownstone Productions in October
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a scripted series. It also won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series for five consecutive years. A revival has been greenlit and is expected
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Miniseries or Special (Comedy or Drama) – Leading Young Actor (Zac Efron) Nominated Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special (Comedy or Drama) – Leading
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Grace and Frankie is an American comedy streaming television series created by Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris for Netflix. The series stars Jane Fonda
Airplane! (4,558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America Award for Best Adapted Comedy, and nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy and for the BAFTA Award for
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whose career spanned seven decades. During the early years of television comedy from 1950 to 1957, he acted on and contributed sketch material for Your
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Addams Family Values is a 1993 American satirical black comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and written by Paul Rudnick, based on the characters created
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and Joss Williams Nominated Golden Globe Awards Best Actor – Musical or Comedy Johnny Depp Nominated Grammy Awards Best Song Written for Visual Media John
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Matthew Gilbert from The Boston Globe wrote: "The premise of the Amazon black comedy is never not fun, and the more we learn about this bizarro world, as the
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causes disruption in the process. The series has been influenced by physical comedy actors such as Jacques Tati and those from early silent films. During its
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Almost Famous is a 2000 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Cameron Crowe and starring Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, and
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low, but it has since become one of the most successful of all British comedy exports. As well as being shown internationally on BBC Worldwide, channels
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On My Block is an American teen comedy-drama streaming television series, created by Lauren Iungerich, Eddie Gonzalez, and Jeremy Haft. The first season
Buster Keaton (7,882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is best known for his silent films, in which his trademark was physical comedy with a consistently stoic, deadpan expression that earned him the nickname
Ghostbusters (2016 film) (10,238 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
marketed as Ghostbusters: Answer the Call) is a 2016 American supernatural comedy film directed by Paul Feig and written by Feig and Katie Dippold. Starring
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which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series in 2011 and 2014 (from eight consecutive nominations) and five Screen
My Fair Lady (film) (3,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
My Fair Lady is a 1964 American musical comedy-drama film adapted from the 1956 Lerner and Loewe stage musical based on George Bernard Shaw's 1913 stage
Robert De Niro (16,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He diversified to other roles, playing a stand-up comic in The King of Comedy (1982), and gained further recognition for his performances in Bernardo
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Laurel and Hardy were a comedy duo act during the early Classical Hollywood era of American cinema, consisting of Englishman Stan Laurel (1890–1965) and
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Newcomer of the Year and the BBC New Comedy Awards. In the ensuing years, Carr's career burgeoned on the Manchester comedy circuit before he became known for
Fred Armisen (4,076 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2002 until 2013. With his comedy partner Carrie Brownstein, Armisen was the co-creator and co-star of the IFC sketch comedy series Portlandia. He also
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"The Comedy.co.uk Awards 2006". comedy.co.uk. British Comedy Guide. Retrieved 26 May 2010. "The Comedy.co.uk Awards 2007". comedy.co.uk. British Comedy Guide
Tony Shalhoub (2,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy, six Screen Actors Guild Awards and four Primetime Emmy Awards. For his
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interaction. After working as a marketing executive, Carr moved to a career in comedy in 2000. After becoming established as a stand-up comedian, Carr began to
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summer working at a comedy club, which is where Judd was first exposed to live stand-up comedy. Apatow was obsessed with comedy as a child; his childhood
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ceremony was held in 1929 with the award being split into "Dramatic" and "Comedy" categories; Frank Borzage and Lewis Milestone won for 7th Heaven and Two
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comedian in an episode of Comedy Central's The Half Hour, now known as Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents. He also promoted his comedy on The Arsenio Hall Show
Diane Keaton (10,304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Death (1975), established her as a comic actor. Her fourth, the romantic comedy Annie Hall (1977), won her the Academy Award for Best Actress. To avoid
Mamma Mia! (film) (3,852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(promoted as Mamma Mia! The Movie) is a 2008 American jukebox musical romantic comedy film directed by Phyllida Lloyd and written by Catherine Johnson based on
Superstore (TV series) (5,956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
NBC Comedy". TVLine. Archived from the original on March 1, 2021. Retrieved March 2, 2021. White, Peter (December 3, 2020). "'Superstore': NBC Comedy To
James Franco (11,020 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
acting role was the character Daniel Desario on the short-lived ensemble comedy-drama Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000), which developed a cult following. He
David Spade (2,513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
long-running sketch comedy show, Farce Side Comedy Hour, on numerous occasions. In the mid-1980s he also did stand-up in the Monday night comedy show at Greasy
The Cosby Show (5,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. The Cosby Show was based on comedy routines in Cosby's stand-up comedy act, which in turn were based on his family life. The
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won three Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. She is an 11-time Emmy Award nominee, and her other television credits
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producer and writer. He co-created and co-starred alongside Jordan Peele in Comedy Central's sketch series Key & Peele (2012–2015) and co-starred in USA Network's
American Dad! (9,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elements, pitching the tone of the show somewhere between observational comedy and farce. The plots are often absurd, but grounded by family stories and
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character "a caricature of a feisty old Grandpa." She found the film more of a comedy than a horror and the finale "funny". Elaine Showalter comments that "the
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the 2001 comedy film Wet Hot American Summer, the comedy series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp and in the Christmas musical comedy film A Very
Harley Quinn (TV series) (4,535 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ordered 26 episodes of Harley Quinn, a half-hour adult animated action-comedy series created and written by Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker and Dean
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Whoopi Goldberg, running from 1984 to 1985. She won a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album for the recording of the show. Her film breakthrough came in 1985
Jack Nicholson (8,690 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1989), the legal drama A Few Good Men (1992), the comedy Anger Management (2003), the romantic comedy Something's Gotta Give (2003), and the crime drama
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Shazam! Fury of the Gods is an upcoming American superhero film based on the DC Comics character Shazam. Produced by New Line Cinema, DC Films, The Safran
Mary-Louise Parker (2,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Actress in a Comedy Series between 2007 and 2009 and received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy in 2006. Her
Psych (4,073 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Psych is an American detective comedy-drama television series created by Steve Franks and broadcast on USA Network with syndicated reruns on ION Television
Jay Leno (5,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an American television host, comedian, and writer. After doing stand-up comedy for years, he became the host of NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno from
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Somers, and then later Jenilee Harrison and Priscilla Barnes. Much of the comedy centered around Jack's pretending to be gay to keep the old-fashioned landlords
Peter Sellers (14,761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was an English actor, comedian and singer. He performed in the BBC Radio comedy series The Goon Show, featured on a number of hit comic songs and became
Tracee Ellis Ross (2,523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clayton in the UPN/CW comedy series Girlfriends, for which she received two NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series. She also has
Tom Hanks (9,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(born July 9, 1956) is an American actor and filmmaker. Known for both his comedic and dramatic roles, he is one of the most popular and recognizable film
Trey Parker (6,282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Orgazmo (1997). Before the premiere of the film, South Park premiered on Comedy Central in August 1997. The duo possess full creative control of the show
Kick-Ass (film) (5,368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Kick-Ass is a 2010 black comedy superhero film directed by Matthew Vaughn from a screenplay by Jane Goldman and Vaughn. It is based on the comic book of
Superbad (2,686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Superbad is a 2007 American coming-of-age teen comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and produced by Judd Apatow. The film stars Jonah Hill and Michael
Rashida Jones (5,418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2000–2002), as Karen Filippelli on the NBC comedy series The Office (2006–2013), and as Ann Perkins on the NBC comedy series Parks and Recreation (2009–2015)
The Cabin in the Woods (4,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cabin in the Woods is a 2011 American horror comedy film directed by Drew Goddard in his directorial debut, produced by Joss Whedon, and written by
Love Actually (4,898 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Love Actually is a 2003 Christmas-themed romantic comedy film written and directed by Richard Curtis. It features an ensemble cast, composed predominantly
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (11,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
planning to "rejuvenate" the Spider-Man franchise by developing an animated comedy film with Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. Sony executives were set to
Entourage (American TV series) (7,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Entourage is an American comedy-drama television series that premiered on HBO on July 18, 2004, and concluded on September 11, 2011, after eight seasons
Debra Messing (1,988 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
five Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, winning once, in 2003. From 2007 to 2008, Messing starred as Molly
Forrest Gump (8,003 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Forrest Gump is a 1994 American comedy-drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Eric Roth. It is based on the 1986 novel of the same name
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (5,175 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
role as Joel, selecting him for his regular appearance, as well as his comedic ability. According to Gondry, this was as "It's hard to be funny. It's
Megan Mullally (2,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, winning twice in 2000 and 2006. She also received nominations for
Jerry Maguire (3,797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jerry Maguire is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama sports film written, produced, and directed by Cameron Crowe, and stars Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding
The Love Boat (2,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Love Boat is an American romantic comedy/drama television series that aired on ABC from 1977 to 1986; in addition, four three-hour specials aired in
Dudley Moore (4,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the four writer-performers in the comedy revue Beyond the Fringe from 1960 that created a boom in satiric comedy, and with a member of that team, Peter
David Jason (2,643 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
services to acting and comedy. Jason has won four British Academy Television Awards (BAFTAs), (1988, 1991, 1997, 2003), four British Comedy Awards (1990, 1992
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The Blues Brothers is a 1980 American musical comedy film directed by John Landis. It stars John Belushi as "Joliet" Jake Blues and Dan Aykroyd as his
Everybody Hates Chris (1,443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Comedy Series – Tyler James Williams (Nominated) 2010 – Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series – Tichina Arnold (Nominated) 2010 – Outstanding Comedy
BBC Online (5,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Guide to Comedy was an online encyclopaedia based on Mark Lewisohn's 1998 book The Radio Times Guide to Comedy. It offered "Info on every TV comedy shown
Dustin Hoffman (10,649 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
three-year break from films, Hoffman returned in Sydney Pollack's show business comedy Tootsie (1982) about a struggling actor who pretends to be a woman in order
Rebel Wilson (5,549 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
began appearing as Toula in the SBS comedy series Pizza (2003–2007, 2019), and later appeared in the sketch comedy series The Wedge (2006–2007). She wrote
List of Apple TV+ original programming (4,807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Renews British Comedy 'Trying' Ahead Of Season 2 Premiere On May 14". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 24, 2021. "Apple's global hit comedy "Ted Lasso"
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five Emmy nominations, winning in 1983 for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. She won two Golden Globe Awards for the role. Long reprised her
Amy Schumer (6,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1981) is an American stand-up comedian and actress. She ventured into comedy in the early 2000s before appearing as a contestant on the fifth season
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comedy series 30 Rock (2006–2013, 2020), for which she received four Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
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Stone's Nixon (1995). He has also starred in the cult comedy Down with Love (2003), and the dark comedy film The Perfect Host (2010). His voice roles include
Office Space (5,782 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Office Space is a 1999 American black comedy film written and directed by Mike Judge. It satirizes the work life of a typical mid-to-late-1990s software
The Big Lebowski (7,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Big Lebowski (/ləˈbaʊski/) is a 1998 black comedy neo-noir crime film written, produced, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. It stars Jeff Bridges
Zac Efron (5,418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this time, he also starred in the musical film Hairspray (2007) and the comedy film 17 Again (2009). Efron has since risen to mainstream prominence with
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Ratatouille is a 2007 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It was the eighth film produced by
Bend It Like Beckham (3,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It Like Beckham (also known as Kick It Like Beckham) is a 2002 romantic comedy sports film produced, written and directed by Gurinder Chadha, and starring
David Duchovny (2,817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedy/drama directed by Bonnie Hunt and co-starring Minnie Driver and Carroll O'Connor. In 2001, Duchovny starred as Ira Kane in the sci-fi comedy film
Saif Ali Khan (11,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prominence with roles in two ensemble comedy-dramas—Dil Chahta Hai (2001) and Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003). The 2004 romantic comedy Hum Tum proved to be Khan's first
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public. In the 2011 British Comedy Awards, the programme also won the award for Outstanding Contribution to British Comedy. The Inbetweeners Movie was
Shakespeare in Love (4,457 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shakespeare in Love is a 1998 romantic period comedy-drama film directed by John Madden, written by Marc Norman and playwright Tom Stoppard, and produced
Chris Tucker (1,492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
actor. Tucker made his debut as a stand-up performer on the HBO comedy series Def Comedy Jam, frequently appearing on the show throughout the 1990s. Tucker
Two and a Half Men (9,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sort of a life lesson, I think." "The biggest challenge for us was doing a comedy with a murder in it. Generally, our stories are a little lighter," stated
Kathryn Hahn (3,024 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2001–2007). Hahn went on to appear as a supporting actress in a number of comedy films, including How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), Anchorman: The Legend
Sideways (2,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sideways is a 2004 American comedy-drama road movie directed by Alexander Payne and written by Jim Taylor and Payne. A film adaptation of Rex Pickett's
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a 1975 American psychological comedy-drama film directed by Miloš Forman, based on the 1962 novel of the same name by
Pulp Fiction (16,445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
created a "guys-with-guns frenzy". The film has also been labeled as a black comedy and a "neo-noir". Critic Geoffrey O'Brien, however, argued against the classification
Larry the Cable Guy (1,809 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radio personality. He was one of the members of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, a comedy troupe which included Bill Engvall, Ron White, and Jeff Foxworthy
John Travolta (3,806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy for his performance in Get Shorty and has received a total of six nominations
Hugh Laurie (4,888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recognition for his work as one half of the comedy double act Fry and Laurie with his friend and comedy partner Stephen Fry, whom he met through their
Adam Driver (3,760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Boy (2011). He rose to prominence with a supporting role in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls (2012–2017), for which he received three consecutive
Ron Howard (3,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
writing a variety of films and television series. His films included the comedies Night Shift (1982), Splash (1984), and Cocoon (1985) as well as the fantasy
Blazing Saddles (4,543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Blazing Saddles is a 1974 American Western black comedy film directed by Mel Brooks. Starring Cleavon Little and Gene Wilder, the film was written by Brooks
The Boss Baby (3,166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Boss Baby is a 2017 American computer-animated comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Loosely based on the
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (5,528 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kingsman: The Golden Circle is a 2017 action spy film directed by Matthew Vaughn and written by Jane Goldman and Vaughn. The second installment in the
Stephen Colbert (14,682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
actor, and television host. He is best known for hosting the satirical Comedy Central program The Colbert Report from 2005 to 2014 and the CBS talk program
Academy Award for Best Original Score (2,223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedy films competed with musicals in a combined category called Music – Scoring. Fifteen scores were shortlisted with ten from dramatic and comedy films
Bette Midler (6,294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which won her the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical, as well as a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress
Stanley Tucci (3,568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Terminal (2004). In 1996, he made his directorial debut with the cult comedy Big Night which he also co-wrote and starred in alongside Tony Shalhoub
Stephen Fry (13,762 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series. His television roles include Lord Melchett in the BBC television comedy series Blackadder and the title character in the television series Kingdom
Alicia Silverstone (5,971 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Aerosmith's "Cryin'". Silverstone went on to star as Cher Horowitz in the teen comedy film Clueless (1995), which earned her a multi-million dollar deal with
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (film) (3,617 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a 1975 American psychological comedy-drama film directed by Miloš Forman, based on the 1962 novel of the same name by
Hugh Laurie (4,888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recognition for his work as one half of the comedy double act Fry and Laurie with his friend and comedy partner Stephen Fry, whom he met through their
Two and a Half Men (9,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sort of a life lesson, I think." "The biggest challenge for us was doing a comedy with a murder in it. Generally, our stories are a little lighter," stated
Bob's Burgers (7,696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brand centers mostly on family, but he also wanted to dabble in workplace comedy. In his original concept, the family were cannibals, but Fox executives
Shakespeare in Love (4,457 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shakespeare in Love is a 1998 romantic period comedy-drama film directed by John Madden, written by Marc Norman and playwright Tom Stoppard, and produced
Bend It Like Beckham (3,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It Like Beckham (also known as Kick It Like Beckham) is a 2002 romantic comedy sports film produced, written and directed by Gurinder Chadha, and starring
Luca (2021 film) (7,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
cop. Raimondo was chosen by Casarosa after seeing his Netflix stand-up comedy show Saverio Raimondo: Il satiro parlante. Raimondo compared Ercole to the
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Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her guest role as Holly Holliday on the Fox musical comedy-drama television series Glee in 2011
As Good as It Gets (1,680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
As Good as It Gets is a 1997 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by James L. Brooks, who co-wrote it with Mark Andrus. The film stars Jack Nicholson
Kristin Chenoweth (8,795 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Snook on the ABC comedy-drama Pushing Daisies, for which she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in 2009.
The Inbetweeners (3,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
public. In the 2011 British Comedy Awards, the programme also won the award for Outstanding Contribution to British Comedy. The Inbetweeners Movie was
Terry Gilliam (8,035 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
screenwriter, animator, actor, comedian and former member of the Monty Python comedy troupe. Gilliam has directed 13 feature films, including Time Bandits (1981)
The Internship (1,614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Internship is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, written by Vince Vaughn and Jared Stern, and produced by Vaughn and Levy. The film
Maggie Smith (7,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
December 1956. In 1957, she starred opposite Kenneth Williams in the musical comedy Share My Lettuce, written by Bamber Gascoigne. In 1962, Smith won the first
Community (TV series) (12,949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Best Comedy Series, Joel McHale was nominated for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy and Danny Pudi was nominated for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy. In 2011
Academy Award for Best Original Score (2,223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comedy films competed with musicals in a combined category called Music – Scoring. Fifteen scores were shortlisted with ten from dramatic and comedy films
Ellie Kemper (2,918 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. She has also appeared in films, notably Bridesmaids (2011), 21 Jump
Amy Adams (11,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Adams (born August 20, 1974) is an American actress. Known for both her comedic and dramatic roles, she has been featured three times in annual rankings
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"Office Space" (also known as the Milton series of shorts) was acquired by Comedy Central, following an animation festival in Dallas. In the early 1990s,
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Holy Grail is a 1975 British comedy film inspired by the Arthurian legend, written and performed by the Monty Python comedy group (Chapman, Cleese, Gilliam
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story treatments and a first script draft was inspired by the screwball comedy films of the classic Hollywood era and popular culture of the 1990s. Donald
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(2001–2007). Hahn went on to appear as a supporting actress in a number of comedy films, including How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), Anchorman: The Legend
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The Kominsky Method is an American comedy-drama streaming television series created by Chuck Lorre, that premiered on November 16, 2018, on Netflix. It
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Rwanda (2004). From 2012 to 2016, he starred as Marty Kaan on the Showtime comedy series House of Lies; he won a Golden Globe Award in 2013 for the role.
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Kravitz and actress Lisa Bonet, she made her acting debut in the romantic comedy film No Reservations (2007), and had her breakthrough portraying Angel Salvadore
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Ted is a 2012 American fantasy comedy film directed by Seth MacFarlane in his directorial debut and written by MacFarlane, Alec Sulkin, and Wellesley Wild
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but later gained renown for his performances in romantic and screwball comedies such as The Awful Truth (1937) with Irene Dunne, Bringing Up Baby (1938)
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nominated for a 2006 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. He starred in another CBS sitcom, Kevin Can Wait (2016–2018) for
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became a bar mitzvah. The three young brothers would entertain by reprising comedy routines from the likes of Bob Newhart, Rich Little and Sid Caesar records
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Happy Feet is a 2006 computer-animated musical comedy film directed, produced, and co-written by George Miller. It stars the voices of Elijah Wood, Robin
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The Marx Brothers were an American family comedy act that was successful in vaudeville, on Broadway, and in motion pictures from 1905 to 1949. Five of
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(1984), the action comedy Money Talks (1997), the live-action/animated comedy Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003) and the romantic comedy The Perfect Man
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for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in the comedy-drama Working Girl (1988) and the romantic comedy In & Out (1997), as well as one Golden Globe nomination
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Award nominations and won twice for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Janney made her professional stage debut with the Off-Broadway production
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Chappelle's Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by comedians Dave Chappelle and Neal Brennan, with Chappelle hosting the show and
Yesterday (2019 film) (3,707 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Yesterday is a 2019 musical romantic comedy film directed by Danny Boyle and screenplay by Richard Curtis, based on a story by Jack Barth. Himesh Patel
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The Favourite is a 2018 period black comedy film co-produced and directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, from a screenplay by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara. Set
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University, and was a writer for the sketch comedy series Not Necessarily the News. After writing for several comedy shows in Los Angeles, he joined the writing
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English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter. He is part of the comedy duo Mitchell and Webb, alongside Robert Webb. Mitchell and Webb starred
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Some Like It Hot is a 1959 American romantic comedy film directed, produced, and co-written by Billy Wilder. It stars Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack
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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is a 2017 American fantasy adventure comedy film directed by Jake Kasdan, co-written by Chris McKenna, Erik Sommers, Scott
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the black comedy Intolerable Cruelty (2003), the heist film Ocean's Twelve (2004), the comedy The Terminal (2004), and the romantic comedy No Reservations
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ideas for shows to different networks. Among them was the idea for a family comedy set during the Reign of Terror called The Good Times Are Killing Me, which
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Hotel Transylvania 4) is an upcoming American computer-animated monster comedy film produced by Sony Pictures Animation. Intended to be the fourth and
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The Hate U Give (2018), the fantasy comedy Little (2019), the romance The Photograph (2020), and the romantic comedy The Lovebirds (2020). She will also
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2010s Lists of comedy films List of comedy films before 1920 List of comedy films of the 1920s List of comedy films of the 1930s List of comedy films of the
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Award for Outstanding Comedy Series twice. It also won three Golden Globe Awards for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy. Each of the four stars
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Four Weddings and a Funeral is a 1994 British romantic comedy film directed by Mike Newell. It is the first of several films by screenwriter Richard Curtis
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Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (or simply Borat) is a 2006 mockumentary comedy film directed by Larry Charles and starring Sacha Baron Cohen. Baron Cohen
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musical romantic comedy film based on the 2002 Broadway musical of the same name, which in turn was based on John Waters's 1988 comedy film of the same
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the title role on the sitcom Kirstie. In 2016, she appeared on the Fox comedy horror series Scream Queens. In 2018, she was a contestant on the 22nd series
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Croft was impressed and sent the script to Michael Mills, the BBC's Head of Comedy and the series was commissioned. In his book Dad's Army, Graham McCann explains
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author, screenwriter and producer. He is the co-creator of the Channel 4 comedy series Peep Show (2003–2015) and Fresh Meat (2011–2016), and the creator
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like Mayor Davis, Cheryl, and Dante. Luan Loud Teaches Comedy - Luan and Mr. Coconuts teach a comedy workshop at the Royal Woods Community Center, though
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personality. He is best known for his work with Matt Lucas on the BBC sketch comedy series Rock Profile (1999–2000, 2009), Little Britain (2003–2007) and Come
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producer, and presidential candidate. Barr began her career in stand-up comedy before gaining acclaim in the television sitcom Roseanne (1988–1997; 2018)
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Miller himself. To complement his TVFilthyFrank channel, Miller produced comedy hip hop music under his Pink Guy alias, who is also a zentai-wearing recurring
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Speaking of Miller, co-director Chris Williams said "He's a real student of comedy. There are a lot of layers to his performance, so Fred ended up becoming
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in Black II (stylized as MIIB) is a 2002 American science fiction action comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and written by Robert Gordon and Barry
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variety program The Dean Martin Show, which centered on Martin's singing and comedic talents and was characterized by his relaxed, easy-going demeanor. From
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which he won a Primetime Emmy Award, four SAG Awards, and one American Comedy Award, and earned six Golden Globe nominations. He also runs a television
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political thriller The Ghost Writer (2010), Dr. Alfred Jones in the romantic comedy-drama Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011), Lumière in the live-action adaptation
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The Addams Family is an American macabre/black comedy sitcom based on the characters from Charles Addams' New Yorker cartoons. The 30-minute television
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The White Lotus is an American satirical comedy-drama television series created, written, and directed by Mike White that premiered on HBO on July 11,
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a writer for the short-lived The WB sitcom Raising Dad. He performed on Comedy Central's Premium Blend and on Late Night with Conan O'Brien. Novak's television
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Shrek 2 is a 2004 American computer-animated comedy film loosely based on the 1990 picture book Shrek! by William Steig. Directed by Andrew Adamson, Kelly
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Cars 3 is a 2017 American computer-animated comedy-adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by
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to create What the Funny, an online destination for urban comedy. Wayans created the comedy competition television show Funniest Wins, which aired on
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starred in the drama film Brief Interviews with Hideous Men (2009) and the comedy-drama film The Hollars (2016). He co-wrote, directed, and starred in the
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training into a secret spy organisation. Eggsy joins a mission, in brutal and comedic fashion, to tackle a global threat from Richmond Valentine (Samuel L. Jackson)
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Green Book is a 2018 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Peter Farrelly. Set in 1962, the film is inspired by the true story of a tour
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is a 1992 American comedy film directed by Chris Columbus and written and produced by John Hughes. It is the sequel to Home
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The Andy Griffith Show is an American situation comedy television series that aired on CBS from October 3, 1960, to April 1, 1968, with a total of 249
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her own television special, Lily. Tomlin won a Grammy Award for her 1972 comedy album This Is a Recording. In 2014, she was given Kennedy Center Honors
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the first in multiple projected Daria animated spinoffs. In June 2020, Comedy Central announced it had picked up the spinoff series along with Beavis
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been called an "anti-comedian". He disdained telling jokes and engaging in comedy as it was traditionally understood, once saying in a rare introspective
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Aladdin is a 1992 American animated musical fantasy comedy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film
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Midnight in Paris is a 2011 fantasy comedy film written and directed by Woody Allen. Set in Paris, the film follows Gil Pender, a screenwriter, who is
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relationship with Rosie Shuster, daughter of his comedy mentor Frank Shuster of the Wayne and Shuster comedy team, who later worked with him on Saturday Night
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Simmons selected him to host the groundbreaking series Def Comedy Jam on HBO. Def Comedy Jam gave many comedians (including Chris Tucker, Dave Chappelle
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Matilda is a 1996 American fantasy comedy film co-produced and directed by Danny DeVito, from a screenplay written by Nicholas Kazan and Robin Swicord
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The Truman Show is a 1998 American comedy-drama film directed by Peter Weir, produced by Scott Rudin, Andrew Niccol, Edward S. Feldman, and Adam Schroeder
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Zombieland is a 2009 American zombie comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer in his theatrical debut and written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. The film
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the first in multiple projected Daria animated spinoffs. In June 2020, Comedy Central announced it had picked up the spinoff series along with Beavis
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comedy After Prom. Jeong, in turn, will star in Foxx's sports comedy All-Star Weekend. He also started as the voice of Dr Yap in the animated comedy series
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relationship with Rosie Shuster, daughter of his comedy mentor Frank Shuster of the Wayne and Shuster comedy team, who later worked with him on Saturday Night
Chicago (2002 film) (3,074 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Chicago is a 2002 American musical black comedy crime film based on the 1975 stage musical of the same name. It explores the themes of celebrity, scandal
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one of the few television actors to portray the same character in both a comedy and a drama. He is the most honored male performer in the history of the
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English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter. He is part of the comedy duo Mitchell and Webb, alongside Robert Webb. Mitchell and Webb starred
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(often known as simply Whose Line? or WLIIA) is an American improvisational comedy television show, an adaptation of the British show of the same name. It
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himself in stand-up comedy, he gained stardom in his own sitcom, The Drew Carey Show, and as host of the U.S. version of the improv comedy show Whose Line
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which he won a Primetime Emmy Award, four SAG Awards, and one American Comedy Award, and earned six Golden Globe nominations. He also runs a television
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comedienne, singer and writer. She is best known for her groundbreaking comedy variety show The Carol Burnett Show, which originally aired on CBS. It was
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received four British Academy Television Award nominations, winning Best Male Comedy Performance in 2010. When he reprised the role of Tucker in the feature
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The White Lotus is an American satirical comedy-drama television series created, written, and directed by Mike White that premiered on HBO on July 11,
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Reno 911! is an American comedy television series that initially ran on Comedy Central from 2003 to 2009. It is a mockumentary-style parody of law enforcement
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Gremlins is a 1984 American comedy horror film directed by Joe Dante and written by Chris Columbus. It draws on legends of folkloric mischievous creatures
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Cars 3 is a 2017 American computer-animated comedy-adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by
The Truman Show (5,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Truman Show is a 1998 American comedy-drama film directed by Peter Weir, produced by Scott Rudin, Andrew Niccol, Edward S. Feldman, and Adam Schroeder
Shrek the Third (3,829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shrek the Third is a 2007 American computer-animated comedy film loosely based on the 1990 picture book Shrek! by William Steig. Directed by Chris Miller
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (3,712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is a 1992 American comedy film directed by Chris Columbus and written and produced by John Hughes. It is the sequel to Home
We're the Millers (1,825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
We're the Millers is a 2013 American crime comedy film directed by Rawson M. Thurber and starring Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts, Will
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Four Weddings and a Funeral is a 1994 British romantic comedy film directed by Mike Newell. It is the first of several films by screenwriter Richard Curtis
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for an absurdist, burlesque, and self-referential style of variety-sketch comedy. Created by Jim Henson in 1955, they are the namesakes of the Disney-owned
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The Andy Griffith Show is an American situation comedy television series that aired on CBS from October 3, 1960, to April 1, 1968, with a total of 249
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Jojo Rabbit is a 2019 comedy-drama film written and directed by Taika Waititi, adapted from Christine Leunens's 2008 book Caging Skies. Roman Griffin Davis
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as Ebenezer Scrooge in The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992), and for his comedic roles in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988), Miss Congeniality (2000), Austin
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subgenres include: Spaghetti Westerns Epic Westerns Singing cowboy Westerns Comedy Westerns, such as: Along Came Jones (1945), in which Gary Cooper spoofed
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role in the comedy Forever Fabulous (1999) as an aging beauty queen. In 2000, Smart was cast as Lana Gardner in the critically acclaimed comedy series Frasier
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The Breakfast Club is a 1985 American teen coming-of-age comedy-drama film written, produced, and directed by John Hughes. It stars Emilio Estevez, Anthony
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2001 — Outstanding Lead Actor — Comedy Series — John Lithgow 1997, 1998, 1999 — Outstanding Supporting Actress — Comedy Series — Kristen Johnston 1996
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series Dirty Sexy Money (2007–08), the romantic comedy film 500 Days of Summer (2009) and the children's comedy film Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010). Her breakthrough
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Hidden Figures (2016) and leading ones in The Beguiled (2017), and the black comedy series On Becoming a God in Central Florida (2019), for which she received
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television programs as well as made-for-cable movies, documentaries, occasional comedy and concert specials, and periodic interstitial programs (consisting of
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androphilic/gynephilic love interests or sexual partners. Harem works are frequently comedies that rely on self-insertion protagonists allowing the audience to project
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Her earliest mainstream appearances were on British television sketch comedy shows A Kick Up the Eighties (with Rik Mayall and Miriam Margolyes) and
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Pitch Perfect is a 2012 American teenager musical comedy film directed by Jason Moore and written by Kay Cannon. It features an ensemble cast, including
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Juno is a 2007 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film directed by Jason Reitman and written by Diablo Cody. Elliot Page stars as the title character
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actor, and author and was one of the six members of the British surreal comedy group Monty Python. He played authority figures such as the Colonel and
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"Big Mouth's fourth season is another tour de force of empathetic cringe comedy that manages to get even better by finally giving Missy the storyline she
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Award for Best Supporting Actress. Griffith's subsequent performance in the comedy Something Wild (1986) garnered critical acclaim before she was cast in 1988's
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Zombieland is a 2009 American zombie comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer in his theatrical debut and written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. The film
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for starring in and writing for the BBC comedy sketch show French and Saunders with her best friend and comedy partner, Jennifer Saunders, and for playing
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college comedy Old School and Carol-Anne in Love Actually. Cuthbert received wide recognition for her breakout role as Danielle in the 2004 teen comedy film
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a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series in 1995. While still acting in Friends, his first leading film role
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minor television roles before attaining wider recognition with the 1996 comedy-drama film Swingers. He has appeared in a number of films in the 1990s,
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Lucifer Genre Occult detective fiction Urban fantasy Police procedural Comedy-drama Based on Characters created for DC Comics' Vertigo by Neil Gaiman Sam
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Television. After appearing in a sketch with Martin and Lewis on The Colgate Comedy Hour, Walken decided to become an actor. He landed a regular role in the
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Bros. (also known as Super Mario Bros.: The Movie) is a 1993 adventure comedy film loosely based on the Mario video game series by Nintendo. It is the