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People are born with comedy timing, it's very hard to learn and he was just naturally gifted in that regard. (Quote by - Barbara Feldon)

We'll touch on the tools of the actor and how those feed in, but it will very much be a comedy type of thing. And we will - as much as we can in one weeks time - build them into their own little comedy troupe. (Quote by - John Schmedes)

There is a double standard out there. Comedy is a male business; it's not ladylike what we're doing. But at the end of the day, if it's funny, it's funny, and funny tends to quiet the criticisms. (Quote by - Wanda Sykes)

My favorite work is The Full Monty because I got an Oscar for it. But it was really hard work at the time. Sometimes comedy is not a bundle of laughs to actually do. (Quote by - Anne Dudley)

Fifteen years before I became a screen actor, I was in the theatre. A lot of my work was comedy, which I loved doing. It's harder. (Quote by - Ben Kingsley)

We sort of look at our years at 'Letterman' as comedy grad school. I don't mind seeing jokes and hearing the laugh track because that was our bread and butter for a long time, just making an audience laugh There's no better feeling than having a crowd there and hearing a laugh. (Quote by - Carter Bays)

Even if you didn't see the movie, you'd see two words you'd never seen put together before comedy and Muslim. Comedy is friendly it's the least offensive word in our language. (Quote by - Albert Brooks)

You're looking for characters to tell particular stories, and then on top of that, you're looking for a populace that you can achieve an interaction with. We discovered that the series really wants to be a comedy more than a drama. So we are looking for characters and actors with strong comedic skills as well as dramatic skills. (Quote by - David E. Kelley)

EvolutionJust the right formula of science and comedy may get moviegoers through the door. (Quote by - Ivan Reitman)

Between us and the writers, it was comedy hour the whole time. We could hardly get through it. (Quote by - Buddy Rice)

This was one of Shakespeare's favorite comedies. It's a rowdy farce known for its rich language. (Quote by - Bob Yowell)

I was probably about 12 and The Young Ones wasn't meant for 12-year-olds, but there's always that element in kids where they want to watch the naughty comedy that's not for them. (Quote by - David Walliams)

One book that I read called (Quote by - David DeAngelo)

He is who he is. He's not posturing or trying to look pretty or have great hair. He's just a real man and he's funny. There are a lot of actors who don't think funny is cool. So it's nice to see someone of his caliber doing comedy. (Quote by - Reese Witherspoon)

Sometimes a politically incorrect satirical cartoon can do some good. It's only a reference to a passage in [Dante's] Divine Comedy. In any case, Mohammed was sent to Hell by Dante, one of the greatest Italian poets. (Quote by - Cesare Cavalleri)

I'm actually gonna do an album soon, yeah,It's gonna be comedy, the lyrics are all gonna be really wacky and comedic, but we're gonna get real hip-hop producers and try to make it sound like a real hip-hop CD. (Quote by - Andy Milonakis)

The world is a tragedy to those who feel, but a comedy to those who think. (Quote by - Horace Walpole)

It's comedy with a universal appeal with a Latin flavor. (Quote by - Rick Najera)

Generally comedies and family movies have a harder time on sequels than action or science fiction films, That would explain the problems of 'Analyze That' or 'Stuart Little 2.' This year, 'Legally Blonde 2' could be in trouble. It doesn't have the hard core fan base of 'The Matrix' or 'X-Men.' And it opens opposite 'Terminator 3'. (Quote by - Brandon Gray)

I enjoyed both equally, but in different ways, Maynard gave me the chance to do wonderful word comedyWhen I was offered Gilligan, I chose it because that character gave me the chance to do physical comedy, which I love. (Quote by - Bob Denver)

All you have in comedy, in general, is just going with your instincts. You can only hope that other people think that what you think is funny is funny. I don't have an answer but I just try to plough straight ahead. (Quote by - Will Ferrell)

Usually, funny people aren't in charge of comedy. Comedy has become commerce. They're just trying to duplicate a thing that they can sell. That's the business. I'm not mad at that. You know, cookie companies do the same thing. But all the cookies aren't good cookies. Mrs. Fields is better than a lot of them. (Quote by - Ali LeRoi)

There aren't many romantic comedies anymore that star just a female lead without being paired with a male lead. (Quote by - Goldie Hawn)

When you're making a comedy about really serious issues, you're kind of in the position of being an idiot savant. You're using the vocabulary of broad comedy to talk about what's most important. And I don't have a Michael Moore-like urge to offend people or get people angry at me. If anything, that idea stresses me out. (Quote by - Paul Weitz)

Why isn't my life like a situation comedy? Why don't I have a bunch of friends with nothing better to do but drop by and instigate wacky adventures? Why aren't my conversations peppered with spontaneous witticisms? Why don't my friends demonstrate heartfelt concern for my well being when I have problems? I gotta get my life some writers. (Quote by - Bill Watterson)


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