Some funny comedians include Louis C.K., Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock. All three comedians began their careers in stand-up comedy and translated that success into appearances in television and movies.
Louis C.K., born on Sept. 12, 1967, in Washington, D.C, starred in two sitcoms, "Louie" and "Lucky Louie." The comedian also worked as a writer on "Late Night with Conan O’Brien" and "The Chris Rock Show."
Born on April 29, 1954, in Brooklyn, New York, Jerry Seinfeld's career exploded following the success of his sitcom "Seinfeld." He also appeared in "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and the movie "Bee Movie."
Born in Andrews, South Carolina, on Feb. 7, 1965, Chris Rock appeared on "Saturday Night Live" and "The Chris Rock Show." He also appeared in the films "Death At a Funeral," "Grown Ups" and "Lethal Weapon 4."