Variety's annual list of performers, writers and directors who set the comedy world on fire across a variety of platforms, and what they're doing next.
Comedy Impact Report
Now in its fourth year, Variety's Power of Comedy event recruits a lineup of standup and sketch acts to raise money for the Noreen Fraser Foundation. These performers will deliver punchline…
Variety's 2013 Comedy Impact Report: Whether onstage or online, bigscreen or small, these funnymakers changed the game this year.
Jimmy Kimmel may have earned himself a seat at the big kids' table in latenight TV, but that doesn't mean he's dulled his edge.
To say Jimmy Kimmel has a healthy appetite would be an understatement. From diving into his Italian nonna's marinara sauce as a kid to grilling up his special burger recipe (with teriyaki sauce) for…
This year's event honors Jimmy Kimmel, who follows past Power of Comedy honorees Russell Brand, Amy Poehler and Seth MacFarlane, and will feature fresh jokes from half a dozen comics, including last…
Jimmy Kimmel admits he's "kind of an easy mark" for charity shoulder taps, but hearing the genesis of Alex's Lemonade Stand from her parents hooked him.