10 Essential Comedians To Follow On Twitter
Top 10 Comedians Worth Following On Twitter
I don't know about you guys, but my absolute favorite thing to do on twitter is to follow comedians.
The problem is that while there are hundreds of successful comedians out there in twitterverse, most of them only use it as a promotional tool for their upcoming gigs and appearences, while others simply aren't good at tweeting despite being terrific comedians.
Below is a list of the Top 10 Comedians Worth Following On Twitter, with a majority being stand up comedians but also a few writers, actors and producers.
I've included snapshots of some of my favorite tweets from each comedian, along with their recent tweets, videos and their best known work.
Keep in mind that some of the comedians mentioned here are considered dirty, while this is actually a bonus for me, I'm aware that others might not feel the same way.
Thanks to wwphotos for the image.
1. Conan O'Brien
Twitter Name : @ConanOBrien
Twitter Bio : The voice of the people. Sorry, people.
Some Of My Favorite Conan O'Brien Tweets
Conan O'Brien Transit Strike Sketch
One of Conan O'Brien's funniest sketches in which he rents a van during the transit strike.
Conan O'Brien - Best Known For
2. Colin Quin
Colin Quinn - Best Known For
3. Jim Norton
Twitter Name : @JimNorton
Twitter Bio : This is my Twitter account. There are many like it, but this one is mine.
Some Of My Favorite Jim Norton Tweets
4. Amy Schumer
Amy Schumer On Funny As Hell
Amy Schumer, despite her cute looks is one of the dirtiest and disturbing comedians around, but also one of the funniest.
Amy Schumer - Best Known For
5. Jimmy Carr
Jimmy Carr - 10 Minute Compilation Of Handling Hecklers
Jimmy Carr absolutely destroying some very aggressive hecklers, in a 10 minutes, yay!
Jimmy Carr - Best Known For
6. Seth MacFarlane
Seth MacFarlane - Roast of Donald Trump (Compilation)
Some of the best bits from Seth MacFarlane during the Donald Trump Roast.
Seth Macfarlane - Best Known For
The Best of Dwight Schrute Moments
Rain Willson's brilliant character from the office Dwight at his best.
Rainn Wilson - Best Known For
8. Patton Oswalt
Patton Oswalt - Sky Cake
Patton Oswalt explains his point of view on how religion came to be.
9. Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais Reading Karl Pilkington's Diary
One of the funniest moments from the HBO animated series based on Ricky Gervais's pod cast with Steven Merchant and Karl Pilkington
Ricky Gervais - Best Known For
10. Bonnie McFarlane
Twitter Name : @bonniemcfarlane
Twitter Bio : comedian. splenda. hotsauce. sharpies. rich vos.
Some Of My Favorite Bonnie McFarlane Tweets
Rich Vos and Bonnie's My Wife Hates Me Podcast
One of my favorite podcasts, Bonnie Mcfarlane along with her husband Rich Vos (also a comedian) basically fight through every episode.