Did Steven Wright tickle your funny bone too?March 19th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
Academy award winner, Steven Wright is a well known comedian, actor and writer. He is known for his stand up comedy, and fantastic one-liners. His noticeably lethargic voice makes his jokes even funnier. The way he delivers his work makes him stand out in the crowd.
Steven Wright was born in Massachusetts on December 6, 1955. He studied at the Emerson College and performed his first stand-up comedy in 1982. His famous comedy album “I Have a Pony” won him the Grammy Award for the best comedy album. It has been one of his most notable works till date. His short film “The Appointments of Dennis Jennings won him the Academy award in 1989. Steven was also a part of the popular television sitcom Mad About You. In 2006, he aired his first stand up comedy special on Comedy Central. This special series was titled “Steven Wright: When the Leaves Blow Away”.
Steven’s one liners are witty and hilarious. Few of them are:
“I almost had a psychic girlfriend but she left me before we met.”
“When everything’s coming your way, you’re in the wrong lane.”
“Everyone has a photographic memory. Some just don’t have film.”
He has a wonderful comic timing and can leave the audience rolling with laughter.
In a recent poll by fellow comedians to find The Comedians’ Comedian, Steven Wright’s name was included among the top 50. He also won the 23rd position in a list of 100 great stand ups on Comedy Central.
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