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.

By

July 10, 2012 8:00 AM
Share
Back Next
Cindy Ord/Getty Images

Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers has never failed to 
use her comedic powers to bring down celebrity A-listers and their questionable red-carpet ensembles over the years, and she's back at it again, hosting E!’s Fashion Police, where —to our delight—she holds nothing back. To see an 
old-school comedienne at work, check out the documentary Joan Rivers: 
A Piece of Work.