Who did Jay Leno call one of America's funniest female comics on ? Who did Gary Shandling ask to be a contributing writer for the 2003/04 Emmy Awards? Voted Best Female Stand-Up at the American Comedy Awards, Kathleen Madigan talks about serious topics and draws insane conclusions during her superbly timed and polished act. She has starred in her own popular HBO Half-Hour Comedy Special. She is a veteran of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Conan O'Brien Show and The Late Show with David Letterman.