The Comedian is a 2016 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Robert Stromberg and written by Robert Carlock. The film stars Robert De Niro as a fictional comedian who is struggling to find his way in the world after his wife leaves him. The film also stars Michelle Pfeiffer, Danny DeVito, and Edie Falco. The film follows the story of a comedian named Jackie Burke (Robert De Niro) who is struggling to find his way in the world after his wife leaves him. Jackie is a talented comedian, but he is also a bit of a loose cannon. He is often drunk and he does not always censor himself. This makes it difficult for him to find work. Jackie eventually gets a job at a comedy club, but he is not very successful. He is not able to connect with the audience and he is often booed off stage. Jackie is also struggling with his personal life. He is not sure what he wants to do with his life and he is not sure how to move on from his divorce. The Comedian is a film about a man who is trying to find his way in the world. It is a film about loss, redemption, and the search for meaning in life.

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The Comedian (2016)

Comedy · 2h 0m · 12/2/2016

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The Comedian is a 2016 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Robert Stromberg and written by Robert Carlock. The film stars Robert De Niro as a fictional comedian who is struggling to find his way in the world after his wife leaves him. The film also stars Michelle Pfeiffer, Danny DeVito, and Edie Falco. The film follows the story of a comedian named Jackie Burke (Robert De Niro) who is struggling to find his way in the world after his wife leaves him. Jackie is a talented comedian, but he is also a bit of a loose cannon. He is often drunk and he does not always censor himself. This makes it difficult for him to find work. Jackie eventually gets a job at a comedy club, but he is not very successful. He is not able to connect with the audience and he is often booed off stage. Jackie is also struggling with his personal life. He is not sure what he wants to do with his life and he is not sure how to move on from his divorce. The Comedian is a film about a man who is trying to find his way in the world. It is a film about loss, redemption, and the search for meaning in life.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Anvil Films, Linson Entertainment, Cinelou Films

Budget

$15,000,000

Revenue

$1,659,001
Cast
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Robert de Niro

Jackie
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Leslie Mann

Harmony
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Cloris Leachman

May Conner
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Harvey Keitel

Mac
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Edie Falco

Miller
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Billy Crystal

Billy Crystal
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Hannibal Buress

Comedy cellar host
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Patti LuPone

Flo Berkowitz
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Gilbert Gottfried

Gilbert Gottfried
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Aly Mang

Friars Club Babe
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Lois Smith

Miriam
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Brett Butler

Brett Butler
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Jimmie Walker

Jimmie Walker
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Colleen Zenk

Herself
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Toshiko Onizawa

Floridian Parent
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Bobby Rydell

Bobby Rydell
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Veronica Ferres

Karola
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Renée Willett

Ashley Nathan
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Jim Norton

Jim Norton
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Happy Anderson

Heckler / Severin
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John Lutz

Mark Chapin
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Dov Davidoff

Younger Comic
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Doris McCarthy

Wedding Guest
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Olivia Washington

Assistant
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Bryce Pinkham

Devon O'Connor
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Nick Di Paolo

Nick Di Paolo
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Craig Castaldo

Soup kitchen - patron 1
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Greer Barnes

Greer Barnes
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Ester Jiron

Rosie
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Susan Blackwell

Arlene
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Marylouise Burke

Adele
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Alexis Suarez

Court Clerk
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Alexandra Tabas

Bayou Babe
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Mark Axelowitz

Bartender at Friars Club
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Lyman Chen

Chinese Waiter
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Stephanie Corbett

Bayou Babe
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Dara Rose

Teacher
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Tommy Bayiokos

Floridian Father
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Sarah Fearon

Friars Club Member
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Alexander Lyras

Friars Club Member
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Beth Malone

Carol Bock
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Connie Saltzman

Bachelorette - one of the girls
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Teddy Coluca

Fan
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Abigail Friend

Wedding Guest
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Patrick Murney

Prison Guard #1
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Obaid Kadwani

Bartender
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Jessica Kirson

Jessica Kirson
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Kelly McCrann

Frankie
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Rebecca Kling

Amy / Heckler's Girlfriend
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Lawrence Smith

Mac's Bodyguard
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Tom Morrissey

Herman
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Savvy Crawford

The kid
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Bill Boggs

Friar's club comic #1
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Christine Pardo

Bridesmaid #1
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Ben Hammer

Benjamin
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Jenson Smith

Bachelorette
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Ernesto Nodal

Game Show Patron
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Ana Vukicevic

Wall Street Girl
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Ryan Hamilton

Ryan Hamilton
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Edward Sass III

Wedding Guest
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Karin de la Penha

Woman on Train
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José Báez

Homeless
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Amaya Press

Little Girl
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Rasik Ohal

District Attorney
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Aida Rodriguez

Aida
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Richard R. Corapi

Lawyer
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Tommy McInnis

Friar's Club EMT
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Barbara Danicka

Stenographer
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Sheng Wang

Sheng Wang
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Brooke Alexandra

Wedding Party
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Michael Birnberg

Steakhouse Customer
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Sheree Dunwell

Wedding band - vocalist
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Neil J. Letendre

Wedding band - vocalist
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Aaron Ayhan

Lawyer
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Stewie Stone

Friars Club Comic #2
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Nicole Lewis

Talent Show Teacher
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David Shabtai

Oscar
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Ray Crisara

Gary
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Nancy Lombardo

Reporter
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Monica Ruiz-Ziegler

Comedy club patron
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Bob Greenberg

Friars Club Member
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John Merolla

Friar Club Member
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Geoff Schuppert

Jackie's Attorney
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Marc Bicking

Spark's Maitre d'
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Michael Morana

Friar Club Member
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Stephen Sayegh

Eddie Jr
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Joseph Massa

Prison Inmate
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Michael Fischetti

Older man
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Eddie Sellner

Wedding Guest
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Malinda Sass

Wedding Guest
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Nancy Ozelli

Friars Club Member
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Estee Adoram

Comedy Cellar Manager
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Rich Rothbell

Family Member
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Kevin Dohrenwend

Prison Inmate
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Marc Trachtenberg

Wedding band - keyboard
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Paolo Gilardi

Comedy cellar patron
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Edward Sales

Soup kitchen - patron 2
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Cecilia Kaps

Gold coast resident
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Blake Brownshadel

Boat guy
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Riccardo Pearlman

Wedding Band - Drummer
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Ilene Axelowitz

Wedding Guest - Berkowitz Family Table
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Greg Takemoto

Wedding Band - Alto Saxophonist
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John Wilson

Wedding band - bass
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George Leonard III

Wedding Band - Guitarist
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Barbara Ann Davison

Fan at Convention (uncredited)
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Michael-Scott Druckenmiller

Floridian Parent (uncredited)
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Laura Hart

Parent (uncredited)
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Nancy Ellen Shore

Jewish Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
Crew
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Taylor Hackford

Director
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Art Linson

Writer
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Jeffrey Ross

Writer
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Richard LaGravenese

Writer
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Lewis Friedman

Writer
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