There have been many incredibly skilled actors and actresses in the past of comedy. People who have been in movies and TV shows over the years who are always funny:
Lucille Ball: Ball was one of the first comedians and was best known for her part on the TV show "I Love Lucy." One of the most loved comedians of all time, she was funny with her body and had great timing.
Charley Chaplin: His silent movies made people laugh because he was such a great comedian. The Tramp, his most famous figure, is still known all over the world.
Mel Brooks: Brooks has been making people laugh for over 60 years as a writer, director, and actor. People know him for his rude humor and his willingness to break the rules of what's accepted in comedy.
Carroll Burnett: Burnett is a comedian, actor, and singer who is best known for her variety show, "The Carol Burnett Show." She is a star in the world of comedy for making people laugh with her physical comedy and funny figures.
John Candy: Candy was a Canadian actor and comedian who made people laugh with his crazy ways. He was in a lot of famous comedies, like "Uncle Buck" and "Planes, Trains, and Automobiles."
Gilda Radner: Radner was an actress and comedian who was on the first season of "Saturday Night Live." People loved her characters, like Roseanne Roseannadanna and Emily Litella, who helped shape the early years of the show.