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2010 North American* Genius Monkey Comedy Award

Posted by: Paul Little  //  February 20, 2011 @ 1:21am

The North American* Genius Monkey Comedy Award is given to a comedy writer/performer who is on his or her way up. It would be impossible -- or at least incredibly short-sighted -- to try and come up with the "funniest" comedian every year. (Besides, we'd have to just call it the Louis C.K.

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2009 North American* Genius Monkey Comedy Award

Posted by: Paul Little  //  February 16, 2010 @ 11:07am

The North American* Genius Monkey Comedy Award is given to a comedy writer/performer who is on his or her way up. Because comedy is not at all objective (despite how much we wish it was), ShowbizMonkeys.com figured that coming up with the absolute funniest comedian each year would be an impossible task.

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Interview: Comedian Aziz Ansari (winner of our 2008 Genius Monkey Comedy Award)

Posted by: Paul Little  //  March 2, 2009 @ 9:00am

At only 26 years of age, Aziz Ansari has already accomplished quite a lot in the world of comedy. He's won accolades for his stand-up comedy, including the Jury Award for "Best Standup" at the 2006 U.S. Comedy Arts Festival.

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2008 North American* Genius Monkey Comedy Award

Posted by: Paul Little  //  January 28, 2009 @ 11:37am

The North American* Genius Monkey Comedy Award is given to a comedian -- sketch, stand-up, and/or improv -- who is on their way up. It's not necessarily given to the absolute funniest comedian working today, as it's not an award for someone who is incredibly well-known to the general public.

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