June 6, 2017

Jim Jefferies Invites Piers Morgan On His New Show

Embed from Getty Images Tuesday night, the new Jim Jefferies Show debuts on Comedy Central, and the world will find out if Jefferies has what it […]
April 4, 2017

From the Archives: Unmasked with David Brenner

Unmasked with David Brenner Listen on iTunes Now.   “My father told me exactly in your words, he said never take shit from anybody. That’s one of […]
October 14, 2016

Ron Bennington to Tape Unmasked Episode with Tom Rhodes

Tom Rhodes will be joining Ron Bennington to tape an episode of Unmasked at SiriusXM this month. Rhodes will sit down with Bennington in SiriusXM’s famed ‘Fishbowl’ studio to […]
June 3, 2016

Unmasked is Heading to Washington DC With Guest Ali Wong

Unmasked, Ron Bennington's acclaimed interview series with comedians, is heading to Washington D.C..
May 31, 2016

Big Jay Oakerson to Be Next Guest on Unmasked Series with Ron Bennington

Comedian Big Jay Oakerson has had a massive year and it's about to get bigger with today's announcement that he will be the next guest on Ron Bennington's prestigious comedy interview series, Unmasked.
March 19, 2016

Bonnie McFarlane Unmasked Packs Out Village Underground in NYC

Comedian Bonnie McFarlane has been getting RAVES for her new book, You're Better Than Me. Earlier this week hundreds of fans packed into New York City's Village Underground comedy club to hear her speak with SiriusXM radio host Ron Bennington about the book.
January 29, 2016

Get Tickets to See T.J. Miller Guest on Unmasked at SiriusXM

Comedian T.J. Miller will be joining host Ron Bennington as the next guest on Unmasked, a series of uncensored conversations with the world’s greatest comedic voices.
September 20, 2015

David Brenner, Still Making People Laugh Over a Year After His Death

David Brenner, a brilliant comedian in life, is still making people laugh in death. On Sunday Elayne Boosler tweeted this photo of Brenner's headstone, which was sent to her by her good friend Jimmy J.J. Walker.
August 13, 2015

Johnny Carson Coming Back to Late Night

If you have the Antenna Channel, you will soon be able to fall asleep watching Johnny Carson's Tonight Show every night. This will be the first time the show will be broadcast regularly since Carson went off the air in 1992, turning the reigns over to Jay Leno and igniting the Late Night wars.
June 22, 2015

Jim Gaffigan and Jeannie Gaffigan Hour Live Talk With Ron Bennington Rescheduled

Comedian, writer, actor and producer Jim Gaffigan will be the guest on the next episode of Unmasked with host Ron Bennington. In his one hour series, Bennington interviews the biggest names in comedy about their craft, and their creativity in front of a live audience.
December 29, 2014

Nine Great Artists Share Their Memories of Nine Incredible Comedic Talents

2014 was a year where comedy news dominated the headlines regularly, and that was in no small part because we lost so many comedy legends this year. The empty spaces at the comedy dias this year are large and unfillable. Literal legends, people who created modern comedy who we were lucky enough to have in our midst just a year ago like Joan Rivers, Sid Ceaser, David Brenner, Mike Nichols and Robin Williams, are no longer here. We also lost younger brilliant comics who should have had decades ahead of them, like John Pinette, Otto Petersen, and Tim Wilson. All eight of these tremendous talents have left behind great work for this generation and future generations to enjoy for years to come.
May 8, 2014

Here’s What Went Down at the American Comedy Awards

We know, most of you were watching the draft.  And some of you weren’t going to watch another awards show anyway, but these guys deserve some […]
April 20, 2014

New Documentary Looks at the Changing Nature of Jewish Comedy

Filmmaker Alan Zweig had questions about being Jewish, and about comedy, so he made a film about it. Are jews inherently funny? Are Jews getting less funny as they integrate more into modern society?
April 19, 2014

42 Essential Comedy Albums

For over 60 years, the comedy album has been the best way for comedians to express whatever they wanted without direction from an executive or show runner.
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.
March 15, 2014

Ron and Fez Live Tribute to David Brenner on SiriusXM

After hearing the sad news that comedy legend David Brenner passed away earlier today, Ron Bennington and Fez Whatley of The Ron and Fez Show went live on SiriusXM channel 99 to pay tribute to Brenner's incredible career.
March 15, 2014

The Comedian Who Changed My Life Is David Brenner

The Comedian Who Changed My Life is a series where comics talk about, you guessed it, the comedian who changed their life. This week, Gary Gulman talks about how David Brenner changed his life.
March 15, 2014

Comedy Legend David Brenner (1936-2014)

We are very sad to learn that the Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that legendary comedian David Brenner has passed away this morning after falling into a coma this week.