Behind every great laugh, there's a greater, totally hilarious woman: This year, women are starring in the funniest movies, TV shows, and comedy specials we're most obsessed with—and writing and producing them, too. Here—in no particular order, because they're all equally, ridiculously brilliant—this year's reigning queens of comedy.More
Binge-watch: High Maintenance, the web series she co-created (picked up by HBO, NBD) about a Brooklyn weed dealer and his clients.
Who's that girl: The comic behind "The Greatest Period Joke of All Time."
Nailed it: "The number of times I've seen a mike become a penis on a comedy stage," she says, "yet, we're still fighting to talk about our bodies as if they exist."