100 best comedy movies - contributors M-N

Discover our contributors’ favourite comedy movies, including Stephen Merchant and Jackie Mason’s top tens



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Chris Martin

Chris Martin (no, not that one), is a stand-up comedian and actor. He hosts a monthly podcast with Carl Donnelly which was recently named one of the Top 10 Comedy Podcasts by The Guardian.

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Stephen Merchant

Stephen Merchant rose to fame when he co-wrote ‘The Office’ with Ricky Gervais. He has also worked as an actor, notably in the Farrelly Brothers’ ‘Hall Pass’.

James Mullinger

James Mullinger began his stand-up career in 2005 and reached the final of Jimmy Carr’s Comedy Idol competition. He has also performed at the Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal.

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