Top 10 Hollywood Comedians! English Article

1. Adam Sandler
The multi-talented Adam Richard Sandler is an American actor, comedian, musician and scriptwriter. He also owns a production film house named Happy Madison Productions. Movies from his production house saw failure as well as success in Hollywood. His recent movie in 2016 is The Do-Over. He is considered to be the most overpaid actor in Hollywood by the Forbes Magazine.


2. Melissa McCarthy
Melissa Ann McCarthy is an American actress, comedian, fashion designer and producer. She got major success in the 2011 film Bridesmaids which helped her in getting many awards. She owns a production company with her husband Ben Falcone named ‘On the Day Productions’. She received the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the year 2015. Her recent movie includes The Boss and Ghostbusters. In 2016, she bagged People’s Choice Award for Favorite Actress Comedy.


3. Ben Stiller
Benjamin Edward Meara is an American actor, comedian and filmmaker. He made his directorial debut with the movie - Reality. He started his career on television with The Ben Stiller Show. His famous films include The Madagascar series and Night at the Museum tri-series. He has received many awards and honors throughout his career including an Emmy Award and a Teen Choice Award.


4. Chris Tucker
Christian Tucker is his original name. He is an American actor and stand-up comedian who got recognition with the movie Friday and the Rush Hour series. In 2011, he made a comeback in the award-winning movie Silver Linings Playbook, which includes the star cast of Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence and Robert De Niro.


5. Kevin Hart
Kevin Hart is an American comedian, actor, producer and writer. He began his career with the TV Series Undeclared, after which he landed into movies like Paper Soldiers, Scary Movie 3, Get Hard, Ride Along 2, and many more.


6. Jonah Hill
Jonah Hill is also an American actor, comedian and producer. He got to debut in the film Accepted which didn’t do well at the box office, but his movie Superbad was a hit in 2007. His popular films include 22 Jump Street, Moneyball, The Wolf of Street, True Story and Hail Caesar. In 2015, his earning was an estimated $16 million according to the Forbes magazine.


7. Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey also known as James Carrey is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, screenwriter and producer. He gained recognition from the comedy series In Living Color. He landed roles in popular movie s like Ace Ventura: Pet detective, Batman Forever, Liar Liar, etc. The Truman Show and Man on the Moon are the movies that fetched him the Golden Globe Award.


8. Seth Rogen
Seth Rogen is a talented Canadian actor, comedian and filmmaker. He has come a long way from doing stand-up comedy as a teen. He got his first role in TV series Undeclared, and then he moved towards his debut film 40-year-old Virgin for which he got famous for his fabulous performance. He never looked back after that movie. He also got the People’s Choice Award for Best Comic Role Actor in 2015 for his performance in Neighbors. Apart from this award he also received many awards for his performances.


9. 'Ahmed' 
Egyptian-born Ahmed is an American actor and a stand-up comedian. At the age of 19, he moved to Hollywood to become an actor. He is one of the  most diverse, multi-faceted talent in the entertainment industry today. In 2014, he could be seen starring in the famous TV series Sullivan and Son. He is the one and the only Arab-American actor playing a stereotypical role in the industry.


10. Vince Vaughn
Vince Vaughn is also known as Vincent Anthony, who is an American actor, comedian, producer, screenwriter and activist. He did comedy movies that include Old School, Wedding Crashers, The Break Up, The Internship and much more. He has received People’s Choice awards, MTV Movie award, Teen Choice awards for his amazing performances.