April 1, 2014

Jay Mohr, the Comedy Store Ghostbuster

Last Friday when comedians Jay Mohr and Louie Anderson were guests on SiriusXM's Ron and Fez Show, Jay told a crazy story about the time he got a visit from the legendary "Comedy Store Ghost" while he was on stage, and how Louie helped him.
April 1, 2014

Always Be Nice to People…And Six Other Things We Learned When Louie Anderson Visited Ron and Fez

Last Friday Louie and fellow comedian Jay Mohr were guests on SiriusXM's Ron and Fez Show, and here are seven important things we learned from Louie Anderson.
March 28, 2014

George Lopez: Truth, Comedy and Moving Forward

Comedian George Lopez sat down with SiriusXM host Ron Bennington in front of a live studio audience to talk about his new show, Saint George and answer audience questions. SiriusXM subscribers asked Lopez questions about his former late night talk show "Lopez Tonight," his ABC sitcome "George Lopez" and his first time on stage.
March 25, 2014

Joan Rivers: “Lenny Bruce Changed My Life”

When Joan and Melissa Rivers stopped by the Ron and Fez show this week to talk about the new season of "Joan and Melissa" they talked with host Ron Bennington about what it's like to be a member of one of the most famous families in comedy, and being on a reality show together. Joan also talked about how Lenny Bruce changed her life.
March 16, 2014

David Brenner Walked on the Edge of the Leaf: Excerpts From His 2008 ‘Unmasked’ Appearance

Back in 2008 Ron Bennington sat down the comedy legend, David Brenner for an hour long episode of the comedy interview series, "Unmasked." The show was taped in front of a live studio audience at Comix Comedy Club in New York City. Yesterday David Brenner passed away at the age of 78. As Ron Bennington said during his tribute to Brenner, "you couldn't write a book about comedy, without a chapter on David Brenner." Here are some excerpts from the incredible hour-long conversation during which Brenner talked candidly about his family, learning about comedy from his father, growing up in a tough neighborhood in Philly, and what was behind some of his career choices.
February 5, 2014

11 Things We Didn’t Know About BJ Novak Before He Appeared on Unmasked

This week BJ Novak was Ron Bennington's latest guest on "Unmasked" in front of live studio audience, and we got a glimpse of BJ Novak what he knew about his character from the hit tv show "The Office."
January 31, 2014

David Steinberg: Still Ahead of the Curve

This week, David Steinberg was Ron Bennington's guest on SiriusXM's Unmasked show, and he and Bennington sat down for an hour in front of a studio audience to talk about the new documentary, "Quality Balls" and Steinberg's career.
January 29, 2014

Jeff Garlin: “Try and Stop Me!”

Actor and comedian Jeff Garlin stopped by the SiriusXM studios this week to sit down with show host Ron Bennington, to talk about what's going with his career this year.
January 22, 2014

Hank Azaria Was Scared to Be a Dad…And Still Is

Ron Bennington interviews four time Emmy winner Hank Azaria in front of a live studio audience during an Episode of Unmasked.
January 16, 2014

John Leguizamo: An Examined Life

Actor John Leguizamo stopped by the SiriusXM studios in New York City this week to sit down with Ron Bennington in front of a Live Studio audience to tape an episode of SiriusXM's Town Hall series and talk about several of the projects.
January 7, 2014

Jay Mohr Calls Albert Einstein a Dummy!

Only days after national (and international) news outlets crucified Jay Mohr for a comment he made about Alyssa Milano in his podcast, Jay Mohr announced on the Ron and Fez Show, that Albert Einstein was a dummy, and Teddy Roosevelt was a coward.
December 8, 2013

Paul Feig Brings The Heat

Director Paul Feig  had a cult following for his 80’s TV series “Freaks and Geeks” long before he became known as one of the top comedy […]
July 26, 2013

Lisa Kudrow Moves On

Everyone knows Lisa Kudrow as Phoebe Buffay, from the hit  show “Friends”, which aired for ten wildly successful years on NBC, and earned her an Emmy […]
June 26, 2013

This Summer, Bobby Moynihan is a Monster

Comic Bobby Moynihan is in his fifth season as an SNL cast member.  Since 2008, he has played many well known characters like Snooki, Guy Fieri, […]
June 14, 2013

Mitch Glazer Shares Stories About Magic City, Belushi and More on “Unmasked”

Mitch Glazer is the writer, creator and executive producer of the Starz Original Series “Magic City.”  He started his career as a journalist, writing profiles on […]
May 22, 2013

Zach Braff Teaches Woody Allen about Crowd Funding

Zach Braff first became famous for his role as Dr. John Dorian on the hit tv show “Scrubs”, which earned him an Emmy nomination.   He […]
May 11, 2013

Cheech and Chong’s Animated Movie

The Grammy winning comedy team of Cheech and Chong had a string of great comedy albums in the 1970’s followed by a series of hit movies […]
May 1, 2013

Jason Mewes: Now a Super Groovy Cartoon

Actor Jason Mewes is best known as one half of Jay and Silent Bob, and you’ve seen him in so many great movies like “Clerks”, “Mallrats”, […]
April 22, 2013

Amy Schumer on Unmasked

Amy Schumer is on the verge of being one of the hottest comics in America today.  Her first one-hour stand up special, “Mostly Sex Stuff” was […]
April 16, 2013

Molly Shannon: The Corner of Too Nice and Too Funny

You first got to know Molly Shannon for her great characters on Saturday Night Live from 1995 to 2001.  She’s also given memorable performances in movies […]
April 15, 2013

Dan Aykroyd’s Award Winning Crystal Head

Dan Aykroyd is a comedy legend. Even before he shot to fame as one of members of the original cast of Saturday Night Live he was […]
April 12, 2013

David Cross and The End of the World

Actor and comedian David Cross is especially well-known for his roles in smart, funny  tv comedies like “Mr. Show”, “Arrested Development” and “The Increasing Poor Decisions […]
March 29, 2013

Unmasked with Jim Jefferies

If you don’t already know Jim Jefferies from his gigantic standup career selling out audiences worldwide, or from his critically acclaimed  comedy specials on HBO and […]
March 17, 2013

Nothing Intimidates Sandra Bernhard

Sandra Bernhard is an actress and comedienne but neither word is enough to  explain her talents. She sings, she dances, she writes, she is known for […]
March 13, 2013

Jane Lynch Loves Doing Voices

Jane Lynch, a brilliant comedic actress, became known for her roles in the Christopher Guest films, like “Best in Show” and “A Mighty Wind” and her […]
March 12, 2013

Bobcat Goldthwait Goes Back on the Road

Bobcat Goldthwait may still be known to a lot of people as the screamy guy in the Police Academy movies, or for his unconventional stand up […]
November 24, 2012

Penn Jillette: Where Visceral and Intellectual Collide

Penn Jillette is a brilliant writer, philosopher, illusionist and speaker.  He’s best known as the talking half of the Penn and Teller a magic, comedy and […]