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Explore what makes us laugh, why, and how that's influenced our social and political landscape throughout history.

Series Cast

  1. Ali Wong

    Ali Wong


    14 Episodes

  2. Elayne Boosler


    14 Episodes

  3. Robert B. Weide


    14 Episodes

  4. P. J. O'Rourke

    P. J. O'Rourke


    14 Episodes

  5. Sarah Silverman

    Sarah Silverman


    14 Episodes

  6. David Zucker

    David Zucker


    14 Episodes

  7. Larry David

    Larry David


    14 Episodes

  8. Samantha Bee

    Samantha Bee


    14 Episodes

  9. Rain Pryor

    Rain Pryor


    14 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 2

2018 | 6 Episodes

Season 2 of The History of Comedy premiered on July 15, 2018.

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The History of Comedy
The History of Comedy


Status Returning Series


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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