The Funniest Storytelling Comedians Of 2022

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Vote up the funniest storytelling comedians this year.

Who are the funniest storytelling comedians of 2022? Becoming a great stand-up comic is tough. Becoming a great long form storyteller is another beast on its own. All of the funniest storyteller comedians are unique, hardworking, and hilarious. Who is the funniest storytelling comedian in 2022? Which of the best storytelling stand up comedians do you love?

When it comes to the funniest storytellers right now, stand up comics like Bert Kreischer, Mike Birbiglia, or Iliza Shlesinger whose legendary “The Machine,” “Sleepwalking,” and “Liar Boyfriend” stories spawned their own movie adaptations, are atop the list. Hysterical stories from some of the funniest comedians of all time, like funny storyteller comedians Joey Diaz, Theo Von, and Ms. Pat, will have you in stitches. Lest we forget hilarious storytellers like Roy Wood Jr., Sean Patton, and Marc Maron.

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

  • Tom Segura
    Photo: seguratom / instagram
    43 votes
    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 Pazsitzky.
  • Bert Kreischer
    Photo: Bert Kreischer / YouTube
    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 State University. The magazine named Kreischer "the top partyer at the Number One Party School in the country." The article also served as inspiration for the 2002 film National Lampoon's Van Wilder. Kreischer has served as host of the television series Hurt Bert on FX as well as Bert the Conqueror and Trip Flip on Travel Channel. He is slated to appear on The Machine, a comedy film based on his life and career.
  • Hannibal Buress
    Photo: Hannibal Burress / Instagram
    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 starred on Adult Swim's The Eric Andre Show from 2012 to 2020, and was featured on Comedy Central's Broad City from 2014 to 2019. He is also known for bringing Bill Cosby’s sexual abuse of women back into the public spotlight during a stand-up routine.
  • Nate Bargatze
    Photo: Nate Bargatze: The Greatest Average American / Netflix
    23 votes
    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 Night with Conan O'Brien, and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, being one of the first to perform stand-up on the latter.
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    21 votes

    Big Jay Oakerson

    Jason Michael "Big Jay" Oakerson (born December 7, 1977) is an American stand-up comedian, radio show host, podcaster and actor. Oakerson hosts a podcast called Legion of Skanks with fellow comedians, Luis J. Gomez and Dave Smith. He also co-hosts the podcast The SDR Show on Gas Digital Network's station with Ralph Sutton (who co-owns the network with Luis J. Gomez). On July 27, 2015, Oakerson, along with fellow stand-up comedian Dan Soder, began their two-hour live radio talk show, The Bonfire, on SiriusXM's Comedy Central Radio channel.
  • Dan Soder
    Photo: dansoder / instagram
    26 votes
    Daniel E. Soder (born June 24, 1983) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and radio personality. He is best known for his frequent appearances on MTV2's Guy Code and his recurring role of Mafee on the Showtime drama series Billions since 2016. He has co-hosted The Bonfire with fellow comedian Big Jay Oakerson on Sirius XM Radio since 2015.