Tiffany Haddish Reaches New Peak on Top Comedians Social Media Ranking

9:55 AM 3/10/2018

by Kevin Rutherford

Haddish jumps to No. 2 on the list, which ranks the most popular comedians based on data from Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Google Plus.

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Tiffany Haddish reaches a new peak on The Hollywood Reporter’s Top Comedians chart, moving 4-2 on the list dated March 14.

The Top Comedians chart is a ranking of the most popular comedians on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Google Plus, with global data provided by social media analytics company MVPindex. The chart's methodology blends social engagement on the platforms along with weekly additions of followers/subscribers. The latest tracking week ended March 6.

Haddish follows Kevin Hart, who rules the chart for a 41st consecutive week.

Meanwhile, the chart’s lone debut belongs to comedian/actor Chelsea Peretti, who starts at No. 9.

See the full top 10 below, and for more charts on The Hollywood Reporter, check out the Top Actors and Top TV Personalities charts.

  • 10. Bill Maher

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    Last week: 8

  • 9. Chelsea Peretti

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    Last week: -


    The stand-up veteran and Brooklyn Nine-Nine co-star was up in all chart metrics, led by a 512 percent boost in Instagram favorites, to mark her Top Comedians chart debut. Peretti is married to Jordan Peele, who won an Academy Award for best original screenplay for Get Out, and posted multiple photos from the ceremony.

  • 8. Ricky Gervais

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    Last week: -

  • 7. Amy Schumer

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    Last week: -

  • 6. Marlon Wayans

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    Last week:  7

  • 5. D.L. Hughley

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    Last week: 2

  • 4. Tommy Chong

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    Last week: 3

  • 3. Joe Rogan

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    Last week: 5

  • 2. Tiffany Haddish

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    Last week: 4

    Haddish was honored at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon pre-Academy Awards on March 1, a distinction she posted about later that evening on Instagram, posting a photo with the other honorees, which included Lena Waithe, Danai Gurira and more. Haddish, who also presented an award at the 2018 Academy Awards, leaped 35 percent to 1.5 million Instagram favorites.

  • 1. Kevin Hart

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    Last week: 1

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