Male comedians like Eddie Murphy and Steve Carell have a knack for making audiences laugh. With so much talent out there it's hard to have only one favorite comedian! While it may be hard to just pick one, we have narrowed it down to the top 12 for you! Check out our list of the best male comedians!
A male comedian the world lost way too soon but nonetheless has made a significant impact on comedy is the late Lenny Bruce! Known for his freestyle comedy, Lenny was one of the first to practice open comedy on issues like politics, religion, sex, and vulgarity.
Arrested numerous times and paving the way for other counterculture comedians, Lenny Bruce passed away in 1966 at the young age of 40, but has gone down in history in his fight for free speech!