The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time People

The Funniest British and Irish Comedians of All Time

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    OK, maybe he's not REALLY quite as funny as Connolly or Izzard but he outstrips everyone else on heartthrob factor! (See t-shirt cuddle clip on youtube for reference!!)
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    • Age: age 40
    • Birthplace: Nottingham, United Kingdom
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    Billy Connolly
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    • Age: age 73
    • Birthplace: Anderston, Scotland
    • Profession: Film Score Composer, Boilermaker, Soldier, Comedian, Musician, + more
    • Credits: Brave, Pocahontas, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Last Samurai, The Boondock Saints, + more
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    Eddie Izzard
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    • Age: age 53
    • Birthplace: Colony of Aden
    • Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, + more
    • Credits: Cars 2, Ocean's Thirteen, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, Ocean's Twelve, Valkyrie, + more
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    Sean Lock
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    • Age: age 52
    • Birthplace: Chertsey, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, + more
    • Credits: QI, 15 Storeys High, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Argumental, The Big Fat Quiz of the Year, + more
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    • Age: age 47
    • Birthplace: Carmarthen, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian
    • Credits: IRT Deadliest Roads, Ask Rhod Gilbert
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    • Age: age 62
    • Birthplace: Prestwich, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Television director, Comedian, Singer-songwriter, Screenwriter, Actor, + more
    • Credits: Ballet Shoes, Dinnerladies, The Wind in the Willows, The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse, Comic Relief: Uptown Downstairs Abbey, + more
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    • Age: age 43
    • Birthplace: Bray, Republic of Ireland
    • Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Presenter, + more
    • Credits: QI, Mock the Week, A League of Their Own, The Big Fat Quiz of the Year, Live Floor Show, + more
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    • Age: age 70
    • Birthplace: Acocks Green, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian, Musician, Actor, Writer, Presenter, + more
    • Credits: The Detectives, Jane and the Lost City, Canned Carrott, All About Me, Golden Balls, + more
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    • Age: age 40
    • Birthplace: South Shields, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor
    • Credits: The Big Fat Quiz of the Year, The Sarah Millican Television Programme
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    • Age: age 35
    • Birthplace: Bristol, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian, Screenwriter
    • Credits: Mock the Week, Russell Howard's Good News
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    Lee Mack
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    • Age: age 47
    • Birthplace: Southport, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian, Producer, Screenwriter, Actor
    • Credits: Not Going Out, Would I Lie to You?, Would I Lie To You?, The Graham Norton Show, The Sketch Show, + more
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    John Bishop
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    • Age: age 49
    • Birthplace: Liverpool, England
    • Profession: Salesman, Comedian, Radio personality, Actor
    • Credits: The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams, A League of Their Own, Love Takes Wing, Accused, Channel 4's Comedy Gala, + more
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    Michael McIntyre
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    • Age: age 39
    • Birthplace: London Borough of Merton, London, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor, Stand-up comedian
    • Credits: Britain's Got Talent, Let's Dance for Comic Relief, Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow, The Big Fat Quiz of the Year, Channel 4's Comedy Gala, + more
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    • Age: age 41
    • Birthplace: Salisbury, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor, Presenter
    • Credits: Peep Show, QI, Would I Lie to You?, Would I Lie To You?, That Mitchell and Webb Look, + more
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    • Age: age 60
    • Birthplace: Consett, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting
    • Credits: The Lion King, Love Actually, Rat Race, Four Weddings and a Funeral, Scooby-Doo, + more
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