This list contains information about the best slapstick comedians, loosely ranked by user votes. The best slapstick comedians come in many forms. Some famous physical comedians are experts at the art of the pratfall while other slapstick comedians generate laughs from flailing movements. A few hilarious physical comedians have gone on to become some of the most successful stand-ups in the world.
Who will you find on this top slapstick comedians list? Jim Carrey has to be near the top. From his early days on the stand-up stage to his roles in big films like Ace Ventura: Pet Detective and The Mask, physical comedy has always been at the center of Carrey's unique sense of humor. One of his most popular In Living Color characters, Fire Marshal Bill, was often a source of hilarious physical comedy. Chevy Chase is another brilliant slapstick comedian.
Lucille Ball is hands down one of the best slapstick comedians to ever appear on television. Other funny people featured on this top slapstick comics list include Chris Farley, Melissa McCarthy, and The Three Stooges.Do you have a favorite slapstick comedian? Give the funniest acts a thumbs up and please add any good physical comics we may have missed.
66The General, Steamboat Bill
109The Gold Rush, City Lights
149The Lion King, Bean
The Three Stooges
130Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, The Truman Show
71I Love Lucy, The Lucy Show
35Diagnosis Murder, The Dick Van Dyke Show
38A Fish Called Wanda, Monty Python and the Holy Grail
70Tommy Boy, Beverly Hills Ninja
62Three's Company, Sling Blade
70The Nutty Professor, The King of Comedy
74Seinfeld, Bee Movie
18Duck Soup, A Night at the Opera
30The Carol Burnett Show, Horton Hears a Who!
41McHale's Navy, The Carol Burnett Show
63The Jerk, ¡Three Amigos!
Abbott and Costello
22Duck Soup, A Night at the Opera
23The Freshman, Safety Last!
81Christmas Vacation, Caddyshack
55The Producers, Spaceballs
58Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Italian Job
26Rudolph's Shiny New Year, Around the World in 80 Days
22Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian