They've been no laughing matter to Buress, he told Jimmy Kimmel. Sometimes comedians are able to say what others can’t, writes Brian Logan He's written for SNL and 30 Rock , he's been an … ‘Homeless comedian Hannibal Buress took the stage in Philly, covered in rags.’ He continued: “I got a lot of flak for that. 2014 kam es zur Wende, nachdem der Standup-Comedian Hannibal Buress Cosby öffentlich als Vergewaltiger bezeichnet hatte; ein Mitschnitt des Auftritts verbreitete sich rasch im Netz. Hannibal Buress Was Funny Long Before Bill Cosby Wasn't He's been killing it in comedy clubs for over a decade. He has co-starred on Adult Swim's The Eric Andre Show since 2012 and was featured on Comedy Central's Broad City from 2014 to 2019. Hannibal Buress Says Bill Cosby Is a Rapist: A History of Sexual Assault Allegations Daraufhin legte eine Zeugin des Zivilprozesses zwischen Constand und Cosby in einem Artikel in der Washington Post dar, sie sei sich sicher, Cosby habe sie 1985 als 17-Jährige unter Drogen gesetzt und vergewaltigt. Hannibal Buress, pictured last year, mentioned Cosby’s reputation for drugging and assaulting women during his comedy act in 2014. Hannibal Buress: The comic who kindled the Cosby firestorm - Los Angeles Times New York-based comedian Hannibal Buress took aim at Bill Cosby during his stand-up set Thursday night at Philadelphia's Trocadero Theatre, calling the 77-year-old "a rapist.". Those Hannibal Buress jokes about Bill Cosby? He started performing comedy in 2002 while attending Southern Illinois University. Hannibal Amir Buress (/ ˈ b ʌr ɪ s /, born February 4, 1983) is an American comedian, actor, writer, and producer. The rape allegations against Cosby didn’t stick until the standup Hannibal Buress made the accusation on stage. Early life. Just over a year ago, a comedy routine by Hannibal Buress changed the lives of nearly 50 women.