Funny people, long island has them! If your looking for a good laugh-look no further, here are the winners for best comedians from Long Island.
2018: Long Islanders Voted Jim Breuer Best Comedian from Long Island
Jim Breuer is a stand-up comedian, actor, and radio host that you should not miss. First gaining notoriety as a cast member on Saturday Night Live (1995 to 1998), then starring in the classic Half Baked, Breuer’s freewheeling New York brand of stand-up storytelling is now better than ever. A touring sensation and regular presence on radio and television, Breuer’s rabid fanbase are filled with “lifetimers.” Currently appearing alongside Kevin James on “Kevin Can Wait”, Breuer also has hilarious cameos in popular films like “Zookeeper,” “Dick,” “Titan A.E.” and “Beer League.” He has been a regular on The Howard Stern Show on Sirius XM, and hosts a podcast called “The Jim Breuer Podcast”, on iTunes and JimBreuer.com
2017: Long Islanders Voted Jim Breuer Best Comedian from Long Island on Long Island
Jim Breuer officialjimbreuer.com Oh, Jim Breuer! You make us laugh. You make us giggle like school children. But most of all, you make us proud to call you a fellow Long Islander. From his days on 'Saturday Night Live,' where he really found his wings, and his impersonations of Joe Pesci, to his hilarious stand-ups and rock-comedy, Breuer continues to surprise us with his always-evolving performances. And we’d be remiss not to mention his hardcore New York Mets fandom, which, even those who are not fans can appreciate! Jim Breuer, you’re the man! Long Islanders also declare you the absolute best!
2016: Long Islanders Voted Jim Breuer Best Comedian from Long Island on Long Island
Jim Breuer officialjimbreuer.com Valley Stream’s very own Jim Breuer is perhaps best known for his years on Saturday Night Live, where he made millions of viewers laugh each week, particularly while impersonating Joe Pesci in the skit “The Joe Pesci Show” and playing the hysterical character “Goat Boy.” He’s also acted in a number of films and continues to go on tour, visiting numerous cities and venues, with a bunch of them right here on Long Island! Jim hosts his own weekly radio show called “Fridays with Breuer” on Sirius/XM Radio when he’s not on tour or posting insane Facebook updates about his beloved New York Mets!
2015: Long Islanders Voted Joey Kola Best Comedian from Long Island!
Joey Kola 516-521-2232. joeykola.com The Long Island comedian christened by the late great George Carlin as “one of the strongest I’ve seen,” Joey Kola has graced thousands of stages and thrilled countless audiences with his signature, versatile humor that combines observations of his family life with rapid-fire wit and side-splitting jokes. As the “warm up” guy for The Rachael Ray Show, and many others, and as a regular guest on late night talk shows including The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The Late Show with David Letterman, Kola does this Island proud. If you get a chance, check out one of his many live performances, he’ll leave you “drunk with laughter!”
2014: Long Islanders Voted Al Issacs Best Comedian from Long Island!
1. Al Isaacs somecomedy.com 2. Joey Kola 516-521-2232. joeykola.com 3. Frank Prince simplyrickles.com
2013: Long Islanders Voted Chris Monty Best Comedian from Long Island!
1. Chris Monty www.chrismontylive.com 2. Rich Walker www.richwalkerlive.com 3. Joey Kola www.joeykola.com