Actors who primarily appear in comedic roles, mostly sitcoms and sketch comedy shows. It should be emphasised that these people will not often do Stand-Up Comedy
, because playing a part for them is easier than coming up with a monologue about girls in Ibiza.
If they're black, they may well have done one of the stereotypical black comedy roles, such as Uncle Tomfoolery
There is a tendency for any comic actor who enjoys a modicum of success to switch to playing dramatic roles
Examples of comedic individuals (Saturday Night Live cast members will be marked with a double asterix):