Who are the funniest Asian comedians of 2022? Becoming a great stand-up comic is tough. Whether a comedian is observational, situational, absurdist, blue collar, abstract, alternative, or a long form storyteller, all of the funniest Asian comedians are unique, hardworking, and hilarious. Who is the funniest Asian comedian in 2022? Which of the best Asian stand up comedians do you love?
When it comes to the funniest Asian people right now, old school stand up comics like Ken Jeong and Ronny Chieng are atop the list, while also among some of the funniest comedians of all time. Asian stand up comedians like Ali Wong, Vir Das, and Bobby Lee, who sell out arenas, have their claims to the title as well. Lest we forget hilarious Asian comedians like Jimmy O. Yang, Jo Koy, and Aziz Ansari.
Vote up the best Asian stand up comedians of 2022, and help decide who are the funniest Asian comedians this year! Then check out the funniest Asian female comedians of 2022!
- Photo: shengwangtime / instagramSheng Wang (born January 9, 1980 in Taipei) is a Taiwanese-American stand-up comic and staff writer for ABC sitcom series Fresh Off the Boat from 2015 to 2018.
- Photo: @bobbyleelive / TwitterRobert Lee Jr. (born September 17, 1971) is an American stand-up comedian, actor and podcaster. From 2001 to 2009, Lee was a cast member on MADtv, and he co-starred in the ABC single-camera sitcom series Splitting Up Together alongside Jenna Fischer and Oliver Hudson between 2018 and 2019. Lee has also appeared in the films Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004), Pineapple Express (2008), and The Dictator (2012). He recently had a guest appearance as the cynical, burned-out Dr. Kang on FX on Hulu's TV comedy series Reservation Dogs.
- Photo: The Hangover / Metaweb / CC-BYKendrick Kang-Joh Jeong (Korean: 정강조; Hanja: 鄭康祖, /dʒɒŋ/; born July 13, 1969) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, producer, writer, and licensed physician. He rose to prominence for playing Leslie Chow in The Hangover film series (2009–2013) and Ben Chang in the NBC series Community (2009–2015). He created, wrote, and produced the ABC sitcom Dr. Ken (2015–2017), in which he portrays the titular character, and he has appeared in the films Knocked Up (2007), Role Models (2008), Furry Vengeance (2010), The Duff (2015), Ride Along 2 (2016), Crazy Rich Asians (2018), and Tom & Jerry (2021).
- Photo: jokoy / instagramJoseph Glenn Herbert Sr (born June 2, 1971), known professionally as Jo Koy, is an American stand-up comic. He was a frequent panelist on E!'s late night show Chelsea Lately. He has since had a number of Comedy Central and Netflix specials.