Benny Hill

The Benny Hill Show - mum loathed "that smutty little man" and everything he stood for. Problem was dad loved him!

Phyllis Diller

Comedian Phyllis Diller in her lime green costume from the 1967 USO tour. Looking the part of a zany housewife helped her challenge the idealized view of women as objects of beauty. Very funny women.

George Carlin

"Don't sweat the petty things and don't pet the sweaty things" George Carlin

Whoopie Goldberg

Read a biography of comedian, actress and talk show host Whoopi Goldberg, star of Sister Act, Ghost and host of the daytime talk show The View.



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