Famous Jewish Comedians - List of Famous Jewish Comedians - page 3

The ability to make someone laugh their wits out is truly something special. A good joke must always be relatable, interesting and perfectly timed. Timing is everything in comedy. Over time, the world has produced various comedians who have gone onto making them gasp for air with laughter. Among these iconic individuals, a good amount of comedians are of Jewish descent. The popular Woody Allen to the hilarious Joan Rivers to the iconic Larry David, all have one thing in common, their Jewish origins. Some contemporary comedians such as Adam Sandler, Seth Rogan, Andy Samberg and Sarah Silverman, all hail from Jewish families. We are quite certain that you will be surprised by the complete-list of comedians who are Jewish.

Woody Allen and Larry David, are some of the most notable Jewish comedians.

The Most Famous Jewish Comedians

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Jack BlackAugust 28, 1969AmericanJack Black is a renowned American actor-producer and voice artist
Richard LewisJune 29, 1947AmericanRichard Lewis is an American comedian
Andy SambergAugust 18, 1978AmericanAndy Samberg is an award-winning American comedian, actor, musician and filmmaker
Jerry SeinfeldApril 29, 1954AmericanJerry Seinfeld is an American stand-up comedian, producer and author
Jerry StillerJune 8, 1927AmericanJerry Stiller is an American actor and comedian
Danny KayeJanuary 18, 1911AmericanDanny Kaye was an American actor and comedian famous for his dancing, impersonations and improvisations
Sarah SilvermanDecember 1, 1970AmericanSarah Silverman is a stand-up comedienne known for her performances in television shows and films
Victor BorgeJanuary 3, 1909Danish, AmericanVictor Borge was a Danish-American comedian, conductor and pianist
Mel BrooksJune 28, 1926AmericanKnown as the king of farces and comic parodies, Mel Brooks is a famous American film director, comedian, actor, producer and composer
Jerry LewisMarch 16, 1926AmericanJerry Lewis is an American comedian, actor and film producer who was a part of the highly popular duo of Martin and Lewis during the mid 20th century
Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller is an American actor and comedian

AmericanJune 8, 1927288 views

Andy Samberg

Andy Samberg is an award-winning American comedian, actor, musician and filmmaker

AmericanAugust 18, 1978338 views

Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman is a stand-up comedienne known for her performances in television shows and films

Rita Rudner

Rita Rudner is an American actress, comedian and author

AmericanSeptember 17, 1953237 views

Richard Lewis

Richard Lewis is an American comedian

AmericanJune 29, 1947622 views

Mel Brooks

Known as the king of farces and comic parodies, Mel Brooks is a famous American film director, comedian, actor, producer and composer

AmericanJune 28, 1926256 views

Larry David

Larry David is a famous American actor, writer and television producer

AmericanJuly 2, 1947126 views

Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart is a television host and comedian best known for hosting ‘The Jon Stewart Show’

AmericanNovember 28, 1962135 views

Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers was an American actress, comedian, writer, producer and TV host

AmericanJune 8, 1933158 views

Jerry Seinfeld

Jerry Seinfeld is an American stand-up comedian, producer and author

AmericanApril 29, 1954300 views