Top Ten Best Acting Performances In Comedy Movies of All Time


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41 Dan Aykroyd - The Blues Brothers
42 Alan Arkin - The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming!
43 Zach Galifianakis - The Campaign Zach Galifianakis - The Campaign
44 Goldie Hawn - Overboard Goldie Hawn - Overboard
45 Zero Mostel - a Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum

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46 Ben Stiller - DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story
47 John Goodman - Speed Racer
48 Robin Williams - Death to Smoochy
49 Woody Allen - Annie Hall Woody Allen - Annie Hall Heywood "Woody" Allen is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, playwright and musician, whose career spans more than six decades.
50 Robin Williams - The Bird Cage
51 Zero Mostel - The Producers
52 Gene Wilder - Young Frankenstein Gene Wilder - Young Frankenstein Jerome Silberman, known professionally as Gene Wilder, is an American stage and screen comic actor, screenwriter, and author. Wilder began his career on stage, and made his screen debut in the TV-series Armstrong Circle Theatre in 1962. On August 28th 2016, Wilder died due to complications with Alzheimer's more.
53 Dustin Hoffman - The Graduate Dustin Hoffman - The Graduate Dustin Lee Hoffman is an American actor and director with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable characters.
54 Ben Stiller - Meet the Parents
55 Meryl Streep - Death Becomes Her Meryl Streep - Death Becomes Her Mary Louise "Meryl" Streep is an American actress. Cited in the media as the "best actress of her generation", Streep is particularly known for her versatility in her roles, transformation into the characters she plays, and her accent adaptation.
56 Diane Keaton - Baby Boom
57 Kevin James - Here Comes the Boom
58 John Cusack - Bullets Over Broadway John Cusack - Bullets Over Broadway
59 Robin Williams - Good Morning Vietnam
60 Jack Nicholson - As Good As It Gets
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1. Graham Chapman - Monty Python and the Holy Grail
2. Charlie Chaplin - The Great Dictator
3. Michael Palin - A Fish Called Wanda
1. Peter Sellers - Dr. Strangelove
2. Dustin Hoffman - Tootsie
3. Diane Keaton - Annie Hall
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2. Mike Myers - The Cat in the Hat
3. Jim Carey - Liar, Liar

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