It’s no surprise that comedians use their pets provide endless opportunities for humor. But it’s not just professional comics who find humor in animal antics. Pets themselves are taking the stage and leaving their funny parents behind. The days of comedians have making their careers off their pets are over.
Amy Meredith Poehler is an American actress, comedian, writer and producer. She is best known for starring the TV series Parks and Recreation. Her career in comedy started in college as part of a improv comedy troupe.
Aziz Ansari is an American actor, writer and comedian. He is best known for playing Tom Haverford on the TV series Parks and Recreation (2009- 2015). His career started in standup comedy during the early and mid-2000s in New York and with the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater.
Elizabeth Stamatina “Tina” Fey is an American actress, comedian, producer and writer. She is best known for her contributions to Saturday Night Live and for creating the TV series 30 Rock. She has won two Golden Globes, nine Emmy Awards, five SAG Awards and four Writers Guild of America Awards.
Simon Maxwell Helberg is an American actor and comedian. He’s most famous for his starring role as Howard Wolowitz in the TV sitcom The Big Bang Theory, which also won him a Critics’ Choice Television Award in 2013. With his dad an actor and mom a casting director, Helberg got into acting and comedy at a young age.
Jimmy Fallon is a name that has become a household name in late night television. The American comedian, actor, and television host has been a fixture on screens both big and small for decades, entertaining audiences with his quick wit and infectious humor. Fallon’s breakout role came when he joined the cast of Saturday Night Live (SNL) in 1998.
Aubrey Plaza is an actress, comedian, and writer. She first gained widespread attention for her breakout role as April Ludgate on the hit TV show “Parks and Recreation.” Aubrey later went on to play the role in the 2017 film “Ingrid Goes West.”
John Marwood Cleese is an English actor, writer and comedian. John Cleese is a known animal rights activist and has been outspoken on issues such as trophy hunting and fair treatment for animals in film. He’s known to love cats, and has a celebrity cat named Francis, who has no talent at all.
Anna Faris is an American actress, comedian, and producer. One of Faris’s most iconic roles was in the hit comedy film “The House Bunny,” where she played a former Playboy bunny who becomes the house mother for a struggling sorority. The film was a commercial success and showcased Faris’s comedic talent and charm.
Kevin Darnell Hart is just known as Kevin Hart. He’s known to love dogs, and dislike cats. Hart is one of the most successful comedians with an estimated net worth of $62 million.
Seth Rogen is a Canadian comedian, actor, writer, producer, and director who is best known for his work in comedy films. His first notable role was on the 1999 series “Freaks and Geeks”. His first major movie role was in “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” with Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, and Catherine Keener.