Funniest Actors and Actresess

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The Top Ten

1
Jim Carrey
While Adam Sandler is just one of the better versions of the typical crude and juvenile comics, a character who acts like a jerk to screw with people and gets away with it safe and easy, Jim Carrey never stops finding innovative ways to go above and beyond. He's willing to go over the top and push limits to make the biggest impression he can, and he's not just assuming that more = better; he actually has the timing and the acting skills to fit everything he does into his characters.

Sometimes he's not for everyone, including people who like their comedy typical and easy, and occasionally the chances he takes are bad ones, but where other comedians are at the mercy of a bad script, Jim Carrey makes even his weakest movies more watchable. His energy can be enough to carry the whole show.
Jim Carrey rules! My favorite Jim carrey movies are
1. Bruce Almighty (Carrey, Carrell, Freeman, and Aniston)Great combo
2. Yes Man
3. Dumb and Dumber
Other favorites are S. Carrell, sandler, farrel, steve martin, anyone on the the office, and kevin james
Jim carrey almighty! Best movies are
Bruce almighty, dumb and dumber, Ace ventura and yes man
[Newest]Jim Carrey makes everything funny in my book he is hilarious as hilarious gets! Especially in Dumb and Dumber too.


2Adam Sandler
Adam sandler is the best actor I have ever seen in my life. I just love happy gilmore, billy madison, bedtime stories and grown ups.

He's that type of actor you always want to jam into a comedy type of movie.
Adam sandler can make your stomach twist into knots through laughter. He is just so cool and his comedy has a relaxed natural feel to it.
[Newest]I honestly don't think he is that funny. he might be in a couple funny movies but I don't think he is funny at all.

3Will Ferrell
He is a comedy master. Everything he says makes me laugh. His Bush impersonation is spot on and Anchorman, Old School and Talladega Nights are some of the funniest movies ever made in my opinion - with Anchorman at the top. I leave you with this: I wanna be on you.
I loved his acting in elf, he can be my buddy! I also enjoy
Him in kicking and screaming. I believe he is one of funniest ones out there!
One of the funniest in the industry! Stepbrothers was to die for! So funny. All of his movies are good. He is a very consistent actor
[Newest]Will Ferrell is just the best

4Eddie Murphy
think about Norbit he should be No. 1

theferbinator

Whatch: coming to america, norbit, shrek "donkey", Dr Dolittle, The Nutty Professor, Imagine That and others please whatch those and you will know eddie murphy.
He is my favorite comedian every time he's on screen I laugh my ass off

5Bill Murray
I can't believe no one else has commented on Bill Murray yet. The GOAT gotta love the man just check the resume: Ghostbusters, Stripes, Caddyshack, Groundhog's Day, Scrooged... The list goes on and on. The biggest and funniest smart-ass in the history of man kind. Everything this man says makes you feel like you're in on an inside joke you have to love this man.

porkstop99

Check me if I'm wrong Sandy, but if I kill all the golfers there gonna lock me up and throw away the key.
Ghostbusters top ten best movies ever

6Zach Galifianakis
Hangover 1, Hangover 2, Due Date and The Campaign make's him unbeatable
He is so funny when he stars in hangover!
He is hero of my life.
I love you. Zach.

7Steve Carell
He pulls off this funny yet lovable awkwardness time and time again, and even without this awkward persona, seems generally funny and positive to begin with. Hard to hate. He's done a great job in The Anchorman
His high pitched somewhat hysterical voice when he says "this is RIDICULOUS! " in Get Smart is hilarious! :D
His body language... laugh out loud!
I love his role in the office, he is one of my favorite actors, I mean like, who hates this guy, his movies are super halarius.

8Ben Stiller
Go ben your a beast he is hilarious.
Hilarious I love all of his movies

9Steve Martin
He is truly one of the best his work in the pink panther series really awesome. I loved the role he played in DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS. His role in the movie and even the story of the movie are awesome.
Not funniest but I like him much more than the rest
Smart and dumb funny

10Robin Williams
Come on. Williams is the prince of laughs

connorchaos

I love robin Williams I'm going to miss him he was awesome :(
Williams should be at least at #4.

The Contenders

11Sacha Baron Cohen
What the hell this guy is incredible! My personal favourite comedian is not on that list, it's a beverage and it's carrot juice.
How can you not put Borat and The Dictator on top 10?
Dictator, borat, ali g, bruno

12Paul Rudd
Paul Rudd is completely underrated. He is a genius! So funny.
Paul Rudd is one of the funniest actors! Aside from
Being so charming he, can take any part and just make it funny without even really trying! I love him in my idiot brother and knocked up!
He was hilarious in Anchorman and 40 Year Old Virgin!

13Rowan Atkinson
Good and very very good at acting very funny and active as a actor which is very funny and good at what he does.
He can make you laugh even without talking!

PureMayhem

(: That is kinda funny

14Martin Lawrence
I thank that he the best cause he funny just like jim carry I wish that he could make a movie with both of them in it!
If it was for me, he would have been in the 1st place...
Martin lawrance would make a good movie with adam sandler and jim carrey hillarious actor

15Tina Fey
I love comedy and Tina Fey is an amazing comedian and she proved that women can make good comedy too.
PS. I also ADORE Zach Galifianakis and Jim Parsons!

16Jason Segel
He is one of the funniest people alive, he looks like such fun to work with if you look at all of the behind the scenes and bloopers from 'How I Met Your Mother'!
He is just a big kid, so awesome, I aspire to be like him when I'm older :D

17Chris Tucker
He is the best funny and nice actor he is known by his movie rush hour and he is also a stand up comedian and he is one of the best stand up comedian! Chris tucker rush hour, friday, money talk some of his movies hope you will enjoy by watching!
His memorable one liners keep me laughing, and the characters he plays are monumentally hilarious! I mean Smokey... really!
I love this dude so much it's crazy!
[Newest]2 words and 1 number: Rush Hour 2

18Jack Black
he is so funny. Don't forget to watch the kids teen choice awards on saturday. Jack Black is hosting it
Jack black has been making people laugh for years in films such as shark tale kung fu panda nacho libre school of rock and more he's also in a bad called tenacious d songs called tribute kickapoo rize of the pheonix and more my favorite song is kickapoo because the young jb gets smacked by meat loaf with the belt which is hillarious jack black is number 1 BABY
He has to be in number 6 or 7

19John Cleese
Watch the Swamp Castle scene in Monty Python and the Holy Grail and you'll understand =D

nivvAna

Fawlty towers. Funniest comedy ever. Not to mention Monty Python films.
God him and mamwel are just the best

20Leslie Nielsen
RIP Leslie Nielsen... you are a LEGEND who will be forever missed. EVERY movies of nielsen is awesome awesome awesome awesome awesome... LOVE you MOST
The Naked Gun Made me laugh like no other movie has. I'm 23, speaking for my generation

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