Bob Newhart, who took stand-up comedy out of obscure clubs and into every American's living room.
The woman with the dirtiest laugh in showbiz started as a gossip columnist.
, who was the first black comedian to break through in the album scene.
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, who started in Rowan and Martin's Laugh in, made the leap to stand-up comedy.
The series kicks off with the King of the One Liner, Henny Youngman, an immigrant Jewish kid from Brooklyn who grew up to become the ultimate Borscht Belt gagmeister.
the rags to riches story of Flip Wilson, a groundbreaking black comic who became a comedy phenomenon in America during the late 60s and early 70s.
, sitcom star and brilliant stand-up artist.
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Greg Proops tells the story of the comic chameleon and living legend Jonathan Winters, a one-man theatrical troupe who instantly creates characters, voices, sound effects and stories.
Having entertained his audiences for over five decades, he is America's first true surrealist comedian and improvisational genius.