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.
Cho challenges racial stereotypes like no person out there even dares. She can be blatantly racist at times as she seemingly resents Asian Americans for some reason. Cho is open about everything from eating disorders, her bisexuality, and substance abuse. She is also a strong advocate for LGBT and women’s rights, which she always incorporates into her routines on stage often enough.