1. Key & Peele
Key and Peele are the new faces of sketch comedy. Catch their new sketch series Key & Peele on Comedy Central Tuesdays at 10:30/9:30c.
2. Rhett & Link
(’00s - Present) This duo has one of the most subscribed channels on Youtube.
3. Tim & Eric
(’00s) Their show Tim And Eric Awesome How, Great Job! features satirical humor about public access TV, fake commercials, and campy special-effects.
4. Kenan & Kel
(Late ’90s - Early ’00s) This duo started acting together in the show All That and eventually got a sketch comedy show on Nickelodeon together.
5. Chris Farley & David Spade
(Early ’90s) This short-lived comedic duo created many laughs together on SNL and movies like Tommy Boy and Black Sheep.
6. Fry & Laurie
(’80s - ’90s) This British double act is positively brilliant.
7. Cheech & Chong
(’70s - ’80s) These guys were known for their hippie style and their love for marijuana.
8. Jack Lemmon & Walter Matthau
(’60s - ’90s) This duo starred in many classics together including The Odd Couple and Grumpy Old Men.
9. Abbot & Costello
(’40s - ’50s) The classic straight man and funny man act is exemplified with Abbot & Costello’s “Who’s On First?” (And worldplay. So much wordplay!)
10. Laurel & Hardy
(Late ’20s - Mid ’40s) They pretty much started the whole fat guy/skinny guy routine for slapstick comedy.