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    Comedian of The Year Patty Ross

    The Comedian of the Year Award will be presented to Boston’s own Patty Ross. Patty has been on a roll with hilarious parts in the films Spotlight, The Heat, Grown Ups, and The Three Stooges. She will appear in the movie Stronger with Jake Gyllenhaal in 2017. Perhaps the greatest connoisseur of American comedy says […]

  • The Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree John Ratzenberger

    The Boston Comedy Festival will also honor the great John Ratzenberger with the Lifetime Achievement Award. While he is best known (and beloved in Boston) for his iconic role as Cliff Clavin in the classic television series, Cheers, he is also the only actor to have voiced a character in every single Pixar film. Additionally, […]

  • Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree George Wallace

    Boston Comedy Festival 2015 c George Wallace has been making people laugh on stages all over the world. Influencing the greatest comics of our generation. From his appearances on The Tonight Show to David Letterman, to his many accolades’ on Comedy Central and his dominance of Las Vegas, George Wallace is a Legend. The Boston […]

  • Comedian of the Year 2015 Dana Gould

    Dana Gould a Massachusetts native. Best known for his work with the longest running comedy series in television history the Simpsons. Dana Gould is one of the best-known Stand Up comedians in the country, and also known as one of the founders of the Alternative comedy scene. Dana Gould’s impact on Comedy is immeasurable and […]

  • Wendy Liebman will bring her special gift of humor to BCF

    She wowed ‘em on America’s Got Talent and went on to become a star of late night television, now comedian Wendy Liebman will bring her special gift of humor to The Boston Comedy Festival On Friday, November 6, and Sunday, November 8. Since appearing on America’s Got Talent in 2014, where she drew rave reviews […]

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    Why Andy Kindler? Because he says it like it is (or isn’t!)

    We are happy to welcome the notorious troublemaker and veteran comedian Andy Kindler. Andy currently recurs on IFC’s “Maron,” Comedy Central’s “Tosh.0” and Fox’s “Bob’s Burgers.”  He was a judge on the seventh season of NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” and has two half-hour “Comedy Central Presents.” Other noteworthy credits: “Conan O’Brien,” “The Daily Show,” and […]

  • Can’t wait to see Ron Funches!

    His warm, teddy-bear persona and low-key, unhurried delivery is really loveable. He delivers non sequiturs and wacky observations in a sing-song style that works surprisingly well with subjects like neck tattoos. It also lends itself well to the character of happy-go-lucky weirdo Shelly on the NBC sitcom Undateable, which recently wrapped its first season. I […]

  • Todd Barry

    Todd Barry is a funny man.

    Todd Barry is a pretty amazing comedian. You might recognize Todd as the bongo-playing “third Conchord” on Flight of the Conchords, Mickey Rourke’s mean boss in The Wrestler; or from roles in Louie, Delocated, Sex And the City, The Larry Sanders Show, Chappelle’s Show, Bored To Death, Pootie Tang, and Road Trip. He’s done stand-up […]

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