Comedian uses humor to help people cope with grief

ATLANTA, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - Stand-up comedians usually take their acts to college campuses or comedy clubs. But Ben Wasserman has a different approach.

Wasserman came to Atlanta News First to talk about his special brand of comedy, which helps people cope with grief at funeral homes, cemeteries and more.

Wasserman will perform at Fischer Funeral Care and Cremation Services tonight at 7 p.m. You can buy tickets at his website here.

Hope Dean

Hope Dean

Hope Dean is a digital content producer with Atlanta News First. She previously reported for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Fresh Take Florida.