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The Funniest Comedians Of 2022

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Vote up the funniest comedians this year.

Who are the funniest comedians of 2022? Becoming a great stand-up comic is tough. Whether a comedian is observational, situational, absurdist, blue collar, abstract, dark, musical, alternative, or a long form storyteller, all of the funniest comedians are unique, hardworking, and hilarious. Who is the funniest comedian in 2022? Which of the best stand up comedians do you love?

When it comes to the funniest people right now, old school stand up comics like Sarah Silverman and Dave Attell are atop the list and also among some of the funniest comedians of all time. Big name stand up comedians like Kevin Hart, Amy Schumer, and Gabriel Iglesias, who sell out arenas, have their claims to the title as well. Lest we forget hilarious comedians like John Mulaney, Tig Notaro, and Marc Maron.

Vote up the best stand up comedians of 2022, and help decide who are the funniest comedians this year!

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  • William Frederick Burr (born June 10, 1968) is an American comedian, actor, and writer. He has released multiple stand-up comedy specials, most notably Why Do I Do This? (2008), Let It Go (2010), You ...more
  • Thomas Weston Segura (born April 16, 1979) is an American stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and podcaster. Segura co-hosts the Your Mom's House podcast with his wife, fellow comedian Christina ...more
  • Nathanael "Nate" Bargatze (born March 25, 1979) is an American comedian. Bargatze began his stand-up comedy career at The Boston in New York City. He has appeared multiple times on shows such as Late ...more
  • Bert Kreischer (born November 3, 1972) is an American stand-up comedian, podcaster, reality television host and actor. In 1997 he was featured in an article in Rolling Stone while attending Florida ...more
  • Jo Koy
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    Joseph 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 ...more
  • John Edmund Mulaney (born August 26, 1982) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. He is best known for his work as a writer on Saturday Night Live and as a stand-up comedian ...more
  • Mark Normand (born September 18, 1983) is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He began performing stand-up in his hometown New Orleans in 2006. He has performed across the United States and ...more
  • Keegan-Michael Key (born March 22, 1971) is an American actor, comedian, producer and screenwriter. He co-created and co-starred alongside Jordan Peele in Comedy Central's sketch series Key & Peele ...more
  • Tim J. Dillon (born January 22, 1985) is an American stand-up comedian, podcaster, and actor.
  • Louis Székely (born September 12, 1967), known professionally as Louis C.K. is an American stand-up comedian, screenwriter, actor, and filmmaker. C.K. won three Peabody Awards, three Grammy Awards, ...more
  • Sebastian Joseph Maniscalco (born July 8, 1973) is an American stand-up comedian. His first special, Sebastian Live, was released on 2 June 2009. His next three specials were aired on Showtime, with ...more
  • Kevin Darnell Hart (born July 6, 1979) is an American stand-up comedian and actor. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Hart began his career by winning several amateur comedy competitions ...more
  • Alexandra Dawn "Ali" Wong (born April 19, 1982) is an American comedian, actress, and writer. She is best known for her Netflix stand-up specials Baby Cobra (2016), Hard Knock Wife (2018), and Don ...more
  • Craig Phillip Robinson (born October 25, 1971) is an American actor, comedian, musician and singer. He is best known for his roles as Darryl Philbin on The Office (2005–2013) and Doug Judy (the ...more
  • Theodor Capitani von Kurnatowski (born March 19, 1980), known professionally as Theo Von, is an American stand-up comedian, podcaster, television personality, YouTuber, and actor. He is the host of ...more
  • James Christopher Gaffigan (born July 7, 1966) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. His material often addresses fatherhood, laziness, food, religion, and general ...more
  • Hannibal Amir Buress (born February 4, 1983) is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer and landlord. He started performing comedy in 2002 while attending Southern Illinois University. He ...more
  • Joey Diaz
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    José Antonio "Coco" Díaz (born February 19, 1963) is a Cuban-American standup comedian, actor, and podcast host. Born in Cuba and raised in North Bergen, New Jersey, Diaz began his stand-up career in ...more
  • Bobby Lee
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    Robert 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 ...more
  • Sam Morril (born September 29, 1986) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer and producer from New York City.
  • Anthony Jeselnik (born December 22, 1978) is an American comedian, writer, actor, and producer. He is known for his dark comedy style, which emphasizes ironic misdirection, non sequiturs, biting ...more
  • Roy Norris Wood Jr. (born December 11, 1978) is an American humorist, comedian, radio personality, actor, producer, podcaster, and writer. He has served as a correspondent for The Daily Show on ...more
  • Darryl Lynn Hughley (born March 6, 1963) is an American actor and stand-up comedian. Hughley is best known as the original host of BET's ComicView from 1992 to 1993, the eponymous character on the ...more
  • Nicholas Offerman (born June 26, 1970) is an American actor, writer, comedian, and carpenter who is known for his role as Ron Swanson in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, for which he received the ...more
  • Nora Lum (born June 2, 1988), known professionally as Awkwafina, is an American actress, rapper, and comedian. She is the recipient of various accolades, including a Golden Globe Award, and ...more