Fun and humor are an integral part of one’s life without which mental health is impossible. To maintain a balance in one’s life, these kinds of personality traits are essential. In other words, fun is the essence of human existence just like rationality. The quality and ability to make people laugh is very difficult to preserve but at the same time it is necessary. There are individuals who have spent their entire lives in dedication to making people laugh. Not everyone has this ability to make people laugh. Research suggests this ability is most probably innate. One cannot create this ability to that extent just by practice. Most of the individuals who are the top position in fun and humor are the actors of Hollywood and other film industries. Below is the list of top 10 funniest personalities of 2011-2012.
10. Ben Stiller
This guy is not only famous for his acting but is also well known for the kind of comedy roles he has played. The most well known of his movies in which his ability to make people laugh are: 1) Night at The Museum 2) Tropic thunder 3) Meet the FOCKERS. In these movies he proved that his is predominantly a multi talented individual and a versatile actor.
9. Ken Jeong
When one thinks about the actor, then a funny recollection of this guy comes to surface in which he was jumping and dancing naked in the movie The Hangover. In the movie he played the role of an obsessive and gay gangster. The movie is indeed considered to be one of his funniest movies. He is also known for his acting in the movie Live Hard and Sell Hard.
8. Ricky Gervais
The role this guy played in the movie “The Office” was indeed worth an Oscar in comedy. He indeed knows how to make people laugh and at what time. He is a truly talented individual and a great human being and is well known for his role in the movies: Invention of Lying, Night at The Museum and For Your Consideration.
7. Ed Helms
The guy played a very special role in the movie named “The Office” and has also played a number of roles in many other comedy movies. The critics liked his acting in The Office and The Hangover. In the hangover he played a very funny role of the obsessive dentist and received positive reviews from all spheres of Hollywood.
6. James Franco
Not many super stars can do all types of acting and among those few superstars is James Franco. He has played the role of Harry in Spiderman but in addition to it he has played many funny roles in the movies like Pineapple Express and Camille. He also did a lot of comedy in the movie Tina Fey and Date Night with other well known actors. Due to this multi dimensional acting skills he is at number 6 spot.
5. Jason Segel
Jason got very positive reviews from all the critics of Hollywood as a result of the funny role he portrayed in the movie I Love You Man. He also played a fantastic role which was a mixture of seriousness and humor in the movie Forgetting Sarah Marshall. He also proved his abilities to do great comedy in the movie Knocked Up.
4. Tina Fey
She is among the few women who have earned a top spot in the all time funny actresses. The role she portrayed in the movie Mean Girls was indeed full of humor and fun. The funniest roles played by this actress are in the movies: Invention of lying, Baby Mama and Mean girls.
3. Bill Murray
When one starts talking about this guy, then his comic and funny personas come to mind. This guy is indeed a legend in the comedy movies and is still one of the top funniest personalities in 2011-2012. He played a very funny and a touching role in the movie: Lost in Translation. He was also given positive reviews for his role in the movie Zombieland and Fantastic Mr. Fox.
2. Steve Carell
This guy has the ability to make non sensible expressions and funny expressions. The most astonishing and funny feature in his acting is his voice. The guy indeed has a gifted throat and indeed knows very well how to make funny sounds and moves. The funniest roles played by this guy are in the movies: Get Smart, Dan in Real Life and Little Miss Sunshine.
1. Zach Galifianakis
At number one we have the icon of the movie The Hangover who was given the most positive reviews for his acting. The personality of this guy is the mixture of a child and a polite adult. He has shown show much diversity in his funny roles that it would be very difficult for any other actor to match his acting dimensions and talents. The funniest roles played by him are in the movies: Youth in Revolt, The Hangover, and What Happens in Vegas.