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The Funniest Comedians To Ever Appear On 'Hot Ones'

Updated November 22, 2019 90 votes 14 voters20 items

Get ready to feel the heat as we rank the most hilarious comics to ever test their mettle on Hot Ones. The insanely popular YouTube series pits guests among host Sean Evans as they talk about life, work, and how much they regret agreeing to come on the show while eating chicken wings with progressively hotter sauces.

Sure, celebrities putting themselves through hell eating spicy foods is an entertaining way to spend time, but the show really turns up the heat when some of the world’s funniest comics decide to make an appearance. You could say it's the only show where a comedian's hot take isn't the spiciest thing on screen! From Jim Gaffigan and Eric Andre to Bill Burr and Kevin Hart, these comics may know how to roast an audience, but are they able to handle the heat? 

Vote for who you think is the funniest comedian on Hot Ones and take joy in the fact that you don't have to go through this just to plug your next comedy special. 

  • Bill Burr
    Video: YouTube

    Episode: 134

    Date aired: Nov 29, 2018

    Bill Burr is a huge star in the world of stand up and known for being highly opinionated. On Hot Ones, Burr made a note that he's going to eat the whole wing and got the host to do the same. 

    • Age: 52
    • Birthplace: Canton, Massachusetts, United States of America
    Did they handle the heat?

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  • Eric Andre
    Video: YouTube

    Episode: 28

    Date aired: Aug 4, 2016

    Eric Andre made it through all of the wings and celebrated by smashing a plate over his head. 

      Did they handle the heat?
    • Jim Gaffigan
      Video: YouTube

      Episode: 19

      Date aired: Jun 23, 2016

      Most of Jim Gaffigan's material on stage is about food, which makes him tapping out after eight wings so disappointing. 

      • Age: 54
      • Birthplace: USA, Illinois, Elgin
      Did they handle the heat?
    • Jeff Ross
      Video: YouTube

      Episode: 26

      Date aired: Jul 28, 2016

      The Roastmaster General had no problem eating all ten wings while insulting the host the entire time. 

      • Age: 55
      • Birthplace: USA, Springfield Township, New Jersey
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