Queens of Comedy

Kristen Wiig may have just left a downright hilarious legacy on Saturday Night Live, but she's not the only funny lady giving us the giggles. From veteran acts like Joan Rivers and Lucille Ball, to modern jesters like Amy Poehler and Chelsea Handler, our roundup features the silliest lady comics who tickle our fancy, not to mention our funny bones.


July 10, 2012 8:00 AM
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Amy Sedaris

The perky, fast-
witted, and 
multitalented Amy Sedaris is known for her standout performances in Strangers With Candy, Elf, and The Good Wife. She also knows how to throw a mean dinner party and wrote the how-to book I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence. And with a title like that, we’re hoping to score an invite to her next shindig.