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Celebrating The Funniest Women Of The 2010s

List RulesVote up the women whose 2010s work made you laugh the most.

Let’s look back on the funniest actresses of the decade, such as Tina Fey of 30 Rock, Amy Poehler of Parks and Recreation, and Issa Rae of Insecure. Phoebe Waller-Bridge is another one of 2010s funniest women - and she has the Emmys to prove it. 

Between Saturday Night Live, The Spy Who Dumped Me, and Ghostbusters, Kate McKinnon has cemented herself as one of the funniest women of the decade. Meanwhile, Tracee Ellis Ross has earned the title of one of the most comical sitcom actresses of the 2010s, with her roles in Black-ish and Mixed-ish.

Other notable funny actresses of the decade include Rebel Wilson, Tiffany Haddish, Constance Wu, and Melissa McCarthy. Nicole Byer is another of the funny women of the decade. She brings the laughs on shows like Nailed It!, Girl Code, and Comedians of the World

Who do you think are the 2010s funniest actresses? Check out our list of 2010s funny women, and be sure to vote up your favorites. If we’re missing any of your favorite 2010s funny actresses, be sure to add them below. 

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  • 1
    Bridesmaids, Ghostbusters
    123
    50

    Age48

    BirthplaceCanandaigua, New York, United States of America

    Kristen Carroll Wiig (; born August 22, 1973) is an American actress, comedian, writer, and producer. She was born in Canandaigua, New York, and raised in both Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and Rochester,  ...more
  • 2
    30 Rock, Saturday Night Live
    134
    60

    Age51

    BirthplaceUpper Darby, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Elizabeth Stamatina "Tina" Fey (born May 18, 1970) is an American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and playwright. She is best known for her work on the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night  ...more
  • 3
    The Good Place, Bad Moms
    114
    49

    Age41

    BirthplaceHuntington Woods, Michigan, USA

    Kristen Anne Bell (born July 18, 1980) is an American actress. She began her acting career by starring in stage productions while attending the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. In  ...more
  • 4
    Parks and Recreation, Inside Out
    123
    61

    Age50

    BirthplaceNewton, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Amy Meredith Poehler (; born September 16, 1971) is an American actress, comedian, director, producer, and writer. After studying improv at Chicago's Second City and ImprovOlympic in the early 1990s,  ...more
  • 5
    Pitch Perfect, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
    107
    50

    Age36

    BirthplacePortland, Maine, United States of America

    Anna Cooke Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an American actress and singer. She began her career as a child actress in theater productions. Her first starring role was in the 1998 Broadway musical  ...more
  • 6
    Parks and Recreation, Ingrid Goes West
    99
    45

    Age37

    BirthplaceWilmington, Delaware, USA

    Aubrey Christina Plaza (born June 26, 1984) is an American actress, comedian and producer. She began her career performing improv and sketch comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. She  ...more
  • 7
    Bad Moms, The Spy Who Dumped Me
    79
    32

    Age38

    BirthplaceChernivtsi, Ukraine

    Milena Markovna "Mila" Kunis (; Ukrainian: Мілена Марківна Куніс; born August 14, 1983) is an American actress. In 1991, at the age of seven, she moved from Soviet Ukraine to the United States with  ...more
  • 8
    Saturday Night Live, Ghostbusters
    102
    54

    Age37

    BirthplaceSea Cliff, New York, USA

    Kathryn McKinnon Berthold (born January 6, 1984) is an American actress, comedian, and musician widely known as a regular cast member on The Big Gay Sketch Show (2007–2010) and Saturday Night Live  ...more
  • 9
    Veep, Inside Amy Schumer
    86
    45

    Age60

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Julia Scarlett Elizabeth Louis-Dreyfus Hall (; born January 13, 1961) is an American actress, comedian, producer, and singer. She is known for her work in the television comedy series Saturday Night  ...more
  • 10
    Big Mouth, Bridesmaids
    91
    51

    Age49

    BirthplaceGainesville, Florida, USA

    Maya Khabira Rudolph (born July 27, 1972) is an American actress, voice artist, comedian, and singer. Rudolph first gained prominence in the mid-1990s as a member of the alternative rock band The  ...more
  • 11
    We're the Millers, Dumplin'
    77
    42

    Age52

    BirthplaceSherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    Jennifer Joanna Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, film producer, and businesswoman. The daughter of actors John Aniston and Nancy Dow, she began working as an actress at an  ...more
  • 12
    Bridesmaids, Mike & Molly
    101
    66

    Age51

    BirthplacePlainfield, Illinois, United States of America

    Melissa Ann McCarthy (born August 26, 1970) is an American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and fashion designer. She is the recipient of several accolades, including two Primetime Emmy Awards  ...more
  • 13
    Pitch Perfect 2, Magic Mike XXL
    57
    25

    Age47

    BirthplacePittsfield, Massachusetts, USA

    Elizabeth Banks (born February 10, 1974) is an American actress, director, writer, and producer. She is best known for starring as Effie Trinket in The Hunger Games film series (2012–2015) and as  ...more
  • 14
    The Big Bang Theory, The Wedding Ringer
    67
    37

    Age36

    BirthplaceCamarillo, California, USA

    Kaley Christine Cuoco ( KWOH-koh; Italian: [ˈkwɔːko]; born November 30, 1985) is an American actress and producer. After a series of supporting film and television roles in the late 1990s, she landed  ...more
  • 15
    Dead to Me, Bad Moms
    79
    50

    Age50

    BirthplaceHollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    Christina Applegate (born November 25, 1971) is an American actress and dancer. As an adolescent actress, she started playing the role of Kelly Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married... with Children  ...more
  • 16
    GLOW, Community
    42
    16

    Age38

    BirthplaceHollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    Alison Brie Schermerhorn (born December 29, 1982) is an American actress. Brie starred as Annie Edison in the comedy series Community (2009–2015) and Trudy Campbell in the drama series Mad Men  ...more
  • 17
    Zombieland: Double Tap, Crazy
    64
    39

    Age33

    BirthplaceScottsdale, Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America

    Emily Jean "Emma" Stone (born November 6, 1988) is an American actress. The recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award, she was the highest-paid actress in  ...more
  • 18
    Mom, What's Your Number? Take Me Home Tonight
    56
    31

    Age45

    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland, United States of America

    Anna Kay Faris (; born November 29, 1976) is an American actress, voice artist, producer, podcaster, and author. Faris rose to prominence for her work in comedic roles, particularly the lead part of  ...more
  • 19
    New Girl, Our Idiot Brother
    60
    37

    Age41

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Zooey Claire Deschanel (born January 17, 1980) is an American actress, model and singer-songwriter. She made her film debut in Mumford (1999) and next obtained a supporting role in Cameron Crowe's  ...more
  • 20
    How I Met Your Mother, American Reunion
    46
    24

    Age47

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., USA

    Alyson Lee Hannigan (born March 24, 1974) is an American actress and television presenter. She is best known for her roles as Willow Rosenberg on the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer  ...more
  • 21
    Late Night, Ocean's Eight
    59
    42

    Age42

    BirthplaceCambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Vera Mindy Chokalingam (born June 24, 1979), known professionally as Mindy Kaling, is an American comedian, actress and writer. From 2005 to 2012, she played Kelly Kapoor in the NBC sitcom The  ...more
  • 22
    30 Rock, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
    47
    29

    Age53

    BirthplaceParsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey, United States of America

    Jane Krakowski (; born Jane Krajkowski; October 11, 1968) is an American actress and singer. She is best known for the roles of Cousin Vicki in National Lampoon's Vacation, and Jenna Maroney in the  ...more
  • 23
    iianmason addedSaturday Night Live
    33
    15

    Age37

    BirthplaceSpringfield, Illinois, USA

    Cecily Strong is an American actress, voice actress, and comedian. She is a cast member of Saturday Night Live, joining the show in 2012.  ...more
  • 24
    Schitt's Creek, The Addams Family
    41
    23

    Age67

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Catherine Anne O'Hara (born March 4, 1954) is a Canadian actress, writer, and comedian. She first drew notice as an actress in 1974 as a member of The Second City improvisational comedy troupe in  ...more
  • 25
    Hot Pursuit, Big Little Lies
    45
    29

    Age45

    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

    Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon (born March 22, 1976) is an American actress, producer, and entrepreneur. The recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award and a Primetime Emmy Award, she  ...more
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List Rules: Vote up the women whose 2010s work made you laugh the most.