Top 10 Female Comedians
Until recently, comedy was dominated by men. But thanks to a few pioneering women, the fairer sex is now just as successful on the stand-up stage. No one can deny the influence of women like Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett and Joan Rivers, while Whoopi Goldberg, Roseanne Barr and Ellen DeGeneres paved the way even further. "Saturday Night Live" has produced so many funny women, the show deserves its own top 10 list of funny ladies. Today, primetime line-ups are full of shows based on the lives of female comics, and it’s no wonder why. In this video, WatchMojo.com counts down our Top 10 Favorite Female Comedians.