Who are the funniest female comedians of 2022? Becoming a great stand-up comic is tough. Doing it as a woman is even harder. Whether a comedian is observational, situational, dark, absurdist, blue collar, abstract, alternative, or a long form storyteller, all of the funniest women comedians are unique, hardworking, and hilarious. Who is the funniest female comedian in 2022? Which women stand up comedians do you love?
When it comes to the funniest female people right now, old school stand up comics like Sarah Silverman and Amy Schumer are atop the list, while among some of the funniest comedians of all time. Black women stand up comedians like Tiffany Haddish, Leslie Jones, and Wanda Sykes all have their claims to the funniest female comedian right now title as well. Lest we forget hilarious 2022 female comedians like Iliza Shlesinger, Tig Notaro, and Nikki Glaser.
Vote up the best female stand up comedians of 2022, and help decide who are the funniest female comedians this year!
- Taylor Elyse Tomlinson is an American comedian. She has released two Netflix stand-up specials called Quarter-Life Crisis (2020) and Look At You (2022).
- Sarah Kate Silverman (born December 1, 1970) is an American comedian, actress, and writer. Her comedy addresses social taboos and controversial topics, including racism, sexism, homophobia, politics, ...more
- Nicole Rene Glaser (born June 1, 1984) is an American stand-up comedian, actress, podcast host, radio host, and television host. She was the host of the television series Not Safe with Nikki Glaser, ...more
- Chelsea Peretti (born February 20, 1978) is an American comedian, actress, and writer. She is best known for portraying Gina Linetti in the police comedy series Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
- Iliza Vie Shlesinger (born February 22, 1983) is an American comedian, actress and television host. She was the 2008 winner of NBC's Last Comic Standing and went on to host the syndicated dating show ...more
- Tiffany Sara Cornilia Haddish (born December 3, 1979) is an American stand-up comedian and actress. She was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2018, and The ...more
- Wanda Yvette Sykes (born March 7, 1964) is an American stand-up comedian, actress, and writer. She was first recognized for her work as a writer on The Chris Rock Show, for which she won a Primetime ...more
- 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
- Cecily Legler Strong (born February 8, 1984) is an American actress and comedian who has been a cast member of Saturday Night Live since 2012. She was hired for SNL while doing improv at The Second ...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
- Natasha Leggero (born March 26, 1974) is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She rose to fame after appearing as the host of MTV's The 70s House (2005), and for her tenure as a regular ...more
- Whitney Cummings (born September 4, 1982) is an American stand-up comedian, actress, producer, writer, and director. Her credits include one comedy album, four stand-up specials, three Comedy Central ...more
- Nicole Byer (born August 29, 1986) is an American comedian, actress, television host, podcaster, and author. She is known as the host of the Netflix comedic reality bake-off series Nailed It! ...more
- Kristen Joy Schaal (; born January 24, 1978) is an American actress, voice actress, comedian, and writer. She is best known for her voice roles as Louise Belcher on Bob's Burgers and Mabel Pines on ...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
- Margaret Moran Cho (Korean: 조모란; born December 5, 1968) is an American actress, musician, stand-up comedian, fashion designer, and author. Cho is best known for her stand-up routines, through which ...more
- Abbi Jacobson is an American comedian, writer, actress, illustrator and producer. She co-created and co-starred in the Comedy Central series Broad City (2014–2019) with Ilana Glazer, based on the web ...more
- Katherine Ryan is a Canadian comedian, writer and actress, based in the United Kingdom. She has appeared on British panel shows Mock the Week, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, The News Quiz, 8 out of 10 ...more
- Emily Fortune Feimster (born July 1, 1980) is an American writer, comedian, and actress. Having made her television debut on NBC's Last Comic Standing in 2010, Feimster starred as Colette on The ...more
- Christina Pazsitzky (born June 18, 1976), known by her stage name Christina P, is a Canadian-American stand-up comedian, podcaster, writer, host and TV personality. Pazsitzky co-hosts Your Mom's ...more
- Mathilde "Tig" O'Callaghan Notaro (born March 24, 1971) is an American stand-up comic, writer, radio contributor, and actress. She is known for her deadpan comedy. Her acclaimed album Live was ...more
- Anne Frances Lederman (born July 20, 1983) is an American comedian and podcast host. She has appeared on the MTV series Girl Code, the E! shows We Have Issues and Chelsea Lately, and @midnight. She ...more
- Annette "Leslie" Jones (born September 7, 1967) is an American comedian and actress who was a cast member and writer on Saturday Night Live from 2014 to 2019 and currently the host of Supermarket ...more
- Aparna Nancherla (born August 22, 1982) is an American comedian and actress of Indian descent. She has appeared on Inside Amy Schumer and has written for Late Night with Seth Meyers and Totally ...more
- Maya Erskine (born May 7, 1987) is an American actress and writer known for her roles as Maggie in Man Seeking Woman and Mikki in Betas. From 2019-2021, she starred in Hulu's original TV comedy ...more