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Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America (2009– )

TV Series | 55 min | Documentary, Comedy

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Updated Jan 14, 2009

Release date (First episode)
Jan 14, 2009 (United States)

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95 cast members
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Billy Crystal
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Amy Sedaris
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6
Leonard Maltin
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5
Robert Klein
Self / Self - Comedian Self / Self - Comedian   See fewer
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4
George Carlin
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4
Larry Gelbart
Self - Writer / Self / Self - Writer for Bob Hope Self - Writer / Self / Self - Writer for Bob Hope   See fewer
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4
Joan Rivers
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4
Anne Beatts
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4
Chris Rock
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4
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4
George Schlatter
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3
Judd Apatow
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3
Michael McKean
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3
Joe Adamson
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3
Jonathan Winters
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3
Dick Gregory
Self - Comedian / Activist Self - Comedian / Activist   See fewer
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3
Richard Lewis
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3
Kaye Ballard
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3
Jason Alexander
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Conan O'Brien
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3
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3
Dick Smothers
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3
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3
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3
Richard Belzer
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3
Shelley Berman
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3
David Steinberg
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Robert J. Thompson
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3
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Hal Kanter
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2
Bill Irwin
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2
Max Wilk
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Jean Carroll
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Phyllis Diller
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Dick Cavett
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2
Hugh Hefner
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2
Jerry Seinfeld
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2
Cheech Marin
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George Shapiro
Self - Manager of Andy Kaufman / Self - Manager of Carl Reiner Self - Manager of Andy Kaufman / Self - Manager of Carl Reiner   See fewer
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James Burrows
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2
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2
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Richard Zoglin
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2
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2
Daphne Brooks
Self - Cultural Historian Self - Cultural Historian   See fewer
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2
Larry David
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2
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2
Susie Essman
Self - Comedian Self - Comedian   See fewer
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2
Joe Franklin
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2
Gerard Jones
Self - Cultural Historian Self - Cultural Historian   See fewer
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2
Paul Mooney
Comedian / Self - Writer Comedian / Self - Writer   See fewer
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2
Tom Smothers
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2
Lewis J. Stadlen
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Mel Watkins
Self - Cultural Historian Self - Cultural Historian   See fewer
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Alan Zweibel
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Suzanne Lloyd Hayes
Self - Granddaughter of Harold Lloyd Self - Granddaughter of Harold Lloyd   See fewer
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1
Gerald Nachman
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1
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George Lopez
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Jaleel White
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Joy Behar
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Joan Benny
Self - Daughter of Jack Benny Self - Daughter of Jack Benny   See fewer
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Bernie Brillstein
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1
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1
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Stephen Cox
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Paul Krassner
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1
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1
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Bill Maher
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Max Mutchnick
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Bob Newhart
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Reynaldo Rey
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Jeffrey Ross
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Mort Sahl
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William Tankersley
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Patricia Eliot Tobias
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Jill Watts
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Ben Yagoda
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Bill Cobbs
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Keith Gerchak
Samuel Leslie (uncredited) Samuel Leslie (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.6 / 10 | 133 votes