standup comedian

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Noun1.standup comedian - a comedian who uses gags
comedian, comic - a professional performer who tells jokes and performs comical acts
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Jackson, a US citizen and Hong Kong resident, whose day job takes him around the Asia Pacific region, also happens to be an international standup comedian (from TakeOut Comedy HK) who has had the experience and privilege of performing regularly with different comedy groups in the Asia Pacific, Australia, South Africa, India and the US.
It is written by standup comedian Amy Schumer who lead stars the film with Bill Hader.
Red Buttons, the venerable standup comedian who starred on stage and TV and won an Oscar acting opposite Marlon Brando, died July 13 of vascular disease in Los Angeles.
Sharma, a standup comedian, shot to fame with comedy show "Comedy Nights with Kapil", following the success of which his popularity has increased worldwide.
Davis is survived by his wife, Barbara; a daughter; TV writer and former standup comedian Monica Piper; and a grandson.
Standup comedian Kapil Sharma's starry tantrums is said to have irked superstar Salman Khan.
Standup comedian Kapil Sharma and Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone have been honoured with Indian of the Year 2013 award for their respective contribution in the field of entertainment.
The singer was mocked by the standup comedian for his clothes and the expensive accessories he wears.
Domestic slate includes a charity comedy special for the Nine Network derived from the U.K.'s "Comic Relief" concept; another series of the standup comedian showcases, "Headliners"; a variety pilot for niche broadcaster SBS called "Lakemba Live"; and a 13-part feevee comedy gameshow "Campaign" hosted by local comedian Mikey Robbins, which looks likely to spawn format sales.
As he travels willy-nilly over the cultural landscape, what the standup comedian chooses to skewer in "Much Ado About Everything" is nearly as significant as what he omits.
MIAMI A Florida newspaper reports that actor and standup comedian Hannibal Buress was arrested on a disorderly intoxication charge after an encounter with a police officer.
Before he started showing up in movies, though, Hart made his name as a standup comedian. His 2011 "Laugh At My Pain" tour earned more than $15 million in ticket sales and broke Eddie Murphy's claim to be the only black comic to top $1.1 million in two-day live comedy ticket sales, ( reports Vibe Magazine .