Louis C.K. is the most famous name in stand-up comedy right now. He knows how to balance quality with quantity.
Chris Rock’s lackluster time on “Saturday Night Live” and average film career don’t change the fact that he is the best stand-up comedian in the world
It’s hard to remember how exciting and funny Murphy was in the early 1980s after decades of mediocre family movies
Seinfeld is so good at observational comedy that he has become a symbol of the style. He may be the most honest comedian on our list.
Julliard educated and coke-fuelled for the first part of his career, Williams riffed his way to the top of the renowned Comedy Store in the 1970s, before breaking big on “Mork and Mindy.