Joe List

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Joe List
Joe List.jpg
List in December 2016.
Born (1982-04-06) April 6, 1982 (age 39)
Whitman, Massachusetts, U.S.
MediumStand-up comedy, podcasts
Sarah Tollemache
(m. 2017)

Joe List (born April 6, 1982) is an American stand-up comedian. Born in Whitman, Massachusetts, he began performing stand-up comedy in Boston, Massachusetts in 2000, shortly after graduating from high school.[1][2]


List has been featured on Conan and The Late Show with David Letterman. In 2015, List was a finalist on NBC's Last Comic Standing and recorded a half-hour comedy special on Comedy Central. He has released two comedy albums, So Far No Good (2013) and Are You Mad at Me? (2016).[1]

List has been a co-host of a weekly podcast called Tuesdays with Stories with fellow comedian Mark Normand since 2013.[3] He is also a regular on Robert Kelly's You Know What Dude podcast. In 2016 he toured the United States and Europe opening for Louis CK on his international tour, which included three performances at Madison Square Garden. List is a regular at the Comedy Cellar in New York City.[1]

List released a special for Netflix's The Standups in 2018.[4] He produced his next special himself;[5] titled I Hate Myself, which premiered on Comedy Central's YouTube channel on 6 August 2020.[6]

Personal life[edit]

List is married to Sarah Tollemache, a stand-up comedian from Kingwood, Houston, Texas.[7] They battled against each other on Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle season 3.[8] The two currently live in New York City. List is a recovering alcoholic and has been sober since 2012.[5]


  1. ^ a b c "Hi. I'm Joe List. I tell jokes for a living. | Comedian Joe List". Retrieved 2020-08-06.
  2. ^ Zaino, Nick. "Comic Joe List stays grounded as career takes flight". The Boston Globe. Retrieved 2018-01-15.
  3. ^ "Joe List and Mark Normand Celebrate Four Years of the "Tuesdays with Stories" Podcast". The Interrobang. 2017-10-18. Retrieved 2018-01-15.
  4. ^ "Joe List, Gina Yashere Among Comics Who Will Record Half Hour Netflix Specials for Season 2 of The Stand Ups - The Interrobang". The Interrobang. 2017-10-28. Retrieved 2017-12-26.
  5. ^ a b "Episode 1146 - Joe List". WTF with Marc Maron Podcast. Retrieved 2020-08-06.
  6. ^ "Joe List: I Hate Myself – Full Special". Youtube. Retrieved 2020-08-06.
  7. ^ "AYG Comedy Podcast: Sarah Tollemache - Trashier in Texas". YouTube. AreYouGarbage? Comedy Podcast. Retrieved 1 July 2021.
  8. ^ "Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle - Roast Battle III: Randy Sklar vs. Jason Sklar". Comedy Central. Retrieved 2020-08-06.