Interestingly enough, every time you hear people talking about the best comedians of all time, they always seem to be talking about male comedians. It’s not that women aren’t funny, you see, it’s just that comedy as a whole is a very male-dominated field. It’s no surprise then that most of the highest paid comedians in the world are men. Even so, there are plenty of funny women out there, they just don’t get the attention they deserve for some reason.
To give you an idea of who to look for if you’re thinking about giving the female side of comedy a chance, we put together a list of the ten funniest female comedians in the world right now, comedians some of you would have undoubtedly heard about.
Degeneres makes daytime TV funny. She also has numerous and legendary achievements as a stand-up comedian. She is a screen and voice actress, talk show host, LGBT activist, dancer and stage actress. One of her most memorable roles is as a blue Dory in “Finding Nemo’. Her early stand-up work is also a must watch, mainly due to the versatility she displays. Degeneres is one of the best comedians of all time, from her sitcom days to her film career. Interestingly enough, she is not mean or vulgar like most of her counterparts, yet she is very funny still.