An actor, writer and comic who is a fire on stage. Born in Albuquerque, New Mexico into the Jews family is a well-known comedian all around the world. She was selected as the ‘Top Five Funniest Lesbians in America’. Recalling how she got into the comedy, Dana tells as a kid she used humour to get herself through circumstances.

She was always very funny and her teacher told her mother that Dana was the funniest five-year-old she’d ever met. Listening lot of comedians on tape was only needed for arrival of another one to conquer the stage and further the world. Dana Goldberg started her comedy career back in 2003 before 650 people in a sold out theatre in Albuquerque. And within seven months she was called up to work with 13 other American comedians which is included in the US comedy invasion at the Fringe festival in Edinburgh. She was one of the five finalists from the nation to showcase her talent in the “Wendy Good Tasty Comedy Challenge” produced by HBO and TBS in Las Vegas, Nevada. Just after three years when she stepped onto the stage, in 2006, became a producer and started the Annual southwest funny fest in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She performs regularly at Human Rights Campaign. Dana even hosts the night of comedy to help with AIDS Services in New Mexico. In 2009, she was seen in her comedy special “One Night Stand Up: episode 4”. This was shot at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. She even has shared the national stage with ex-president Barack Obama, , lady gaga, to name a few.

Things you’ve most probably never heard about Dana, also she won’t tell anyone again. First of all she is afraid of spiders. She is terribly terrified of them. She recalls about getting high only once in her life after eating something which was a horrible experience for her and she ended up brushing her teeth for 45 minutes.

She is a down to earth person with a gentle personality working day and night to make people laugh with her gift of humour. She never step backs especially when it comes to bring up national awareness regarding equalityetc. Setting the standard for smart and light comedy she continues to win heart all over the world.

Jay Leno English Actor

Jay Leno

There goes a saying that laughter is the best medicine and who better than comedians can tickle your funny bone. Jay Leno, whose full name is James Douglas Muir "Jay" Leno, is a TV host, actor, philanthropist, and a comedian of American descent. He took birth in New Rochelle, New York, United States of America on April 28, 1950. Jay's mother, Catherine, was a homemaker while his father, Angelo, worked for an insurance firm. Besides his parents, Jay's family consists of a brother named Patrick, who was a veteran of Vietnam War and an attorney. He grew up in the bylanes of Andover, Massachusetts. Jay went to Andover High School and Emerson College. He has a speech therapy degree. While studying in college, in 1973, Jay established a comedy club. It was Lennie Sogoloff who gave him his first break. He started his career by doing inconsequential roles in movies and TV shows like Fun with Dick and Jane, Good Times, and Holmes & Yo-Yo. On March 2, 1977, people saw Jay on The Tonight Show for the first time, and it became a poignant moment of his life. He has enacted and voiced several characters in What's Up, Hideous Sun Demon, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story, Mickey and the Roadster Racers, The Sinbad Show, Unstable Fables: Tortoise vs. Hare, and much more. In 1992, he became a permanent host of The Tonight Show. The relationship between The Tonight Show and Jay had its share of ups and downs. He is Leading with My Chin's author as well. Jay won the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor and Hasty Pudding Man of the Year in 2011 and 2014 respectively and is the recipient of Primetime Emmy Awards, TV Guide Awards, and People's Choice Awards. He is extremely fond of cars and has a humongous collection of it which includes Duesenberg Model X, Chrysler Turbine Cars, and much more. Jay is the grand marshal of a motorcycle charity event named Love Ride. In 1980, he married Mavis Leno, a philanthropist. Jay is also a patient of dyslexia and takes rest for only four to five hours. He and Mavis have donated one hundred thousand dollars to the campaign of Feminist Majority Foundation, which aims to empower Afghanistan women and spread awareness about their condition to the world. In fact, Mavis is one of Feminist Majority Foundation's board member too. Jay also financed Salem State College's scholarship fund in 2009.

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Riaad Moosa

Riaad Moosa is a South African doctor, stand up comedian and a well-known actor. He was born on 18 June 1977 and has spent his innocent childhood in Grassy Park, Cape Town. He was born to an Indian-Malay descent. He did schooling from South Peninsula High School in 1994. He learnt magic for three years from the College of Magic in Cape Town and became the silver medalist. He had a medical background. So, from the childhood itself, Riaad was keen to learn medical science. To pursue his interest, he joined training at University of Cape Town Medical School for six years. After completing the training, he worked as a doctor for the next three years of his life. In the fourth year of his studies, he started taking part in stand up comedy shows held at his college. In September 1999, Moosa garnered the winning award of "One City, Many Comics Talent Competition." He earned giant fame at "comedy-club circuit" that was at Cape Town. The list of his famous comedy shows includes "Alex Jay 5FM Comedy Jams," "Winston King Size Comedy Show," "Hanging with Mr. Cooper," "Made in India," and many more. In 2000, Moosa was seen in South Africa's 2nd largest comedy show, that is, "Laugh Out Loud." He earned millions of bucks through that show. He was also starred in David Kramer's comedy shows like "Riaad Moosa For The Baracka," "Strictly Halaal," and "Three Wise Men and Three Wiser Men." In 2003, he was performer at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. In the same year, Moosa got married to Farzanah Bemat and they have two children now. He uses comedy to raise sensitive social issues faced by the Islamic community and helps them to uplift in the society. In 2004, he was actor and director of a telivision show "Pure Monate Show." Moosa has also done acting in various movies like "Crazy Monkey Straight Outta Benoni," "sequel Footskating 101," and comedy film "Material." He was also seen at some film festivals like the Busan International Film Festival that is conducted in Seoul, South Korea where"Material" was screened in 2012, the BFI London Film Festival and the Asian film festival. He is the presenter of the show "The Second Opinion – with Dr Riaad Moosa."In 2013, he hosted shows like "The Dr Mol Show," and "Comedy Central Presents Riaad Moosa Live at Parke." In the same year, he was seen playing a patriotic role in the film inspired by Nelson Mandela, that is, "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom." Moosa is the recipient of awards like "Comics Choice Award" in 2011 at the 1st Annual "South African Comic's Choice Awards." During the 2012, he hosted an award ceremony for the people who lead the digital industry, the FNB-powered Bookmarks Awards at Capetown itself. He has done some tours as a professional doctor. There are no words that can define his talent and hard work. He is a passionate person and believes in imparting good social messages via his acts. He is very lovable amongst the folks because he is blessed with the ability to make them "SMILE."

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