Unmasked (radio show)

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GenreTalk, Comedy
Running timeApproximately 1 hours per episode
Country of originUnited States United States
Home stationRaw Dog Comedy
StarringRon Bennington
Created byRon Bennington
Eric Logan
Original releaseMarch 2007 – present
No. of episodes130[1] (As of May 2015)
WebsiteUnmasked Website

Unmasked is an American radio show hosted by Ron Bennington that features uncensored one on one interviews with comedy legends and established and emerging comedic talents.[2]


Unmasked is an hour-long in-depth interview, focused on the creative process and the lives and work of show's guests.

Unmasked's past guests have included an impressive cross-section of people in the business– including Jimmy Fallon, Dick Cavett, Bob Newhart, David Cross, Colin Quinn, Jim Norton, Patrice O'Neal, Bonnie McFarlane, Richard Lewis, Reggie Watts, Eugene Levy, Ali Wong, Russell Brand, Maria Bamford, Patton Oswalt, Nick Di Paolo, Aziz Ansari, Bill Burr, Joan Rivers, Judah Friedlander, Brian Regan, Bobcat Goldthwait, and Amy Schumer.[3]

Recording and airing[edit]

The show is taped and filmed in front of an audience, usually at the Sirius/XM studios in New York City. When Opie and Anthony were unmasked, the episode was recorded at Carolines on Broadway.[4] Other episodes have been recorded at The Stand,[5] and Gotham Comedy Club.

Studio audience members are picked to attend tapings via a lottery system.

Unmasked airs on Faction Talk Uncensored, SiriusXM channel 103.


  1. ^ Unmasked Guests
  2. ^ "Announcement of the program". Archived from the original on 2011-07-20. Retrieved 2011-01-26.
  3. ^ Unmasked Season 2 Announcement http://investor.sirius.com/releasedetail-XM.cfm?releaseid=329705
  4. ^ Opie and Anthony celebrate twenty years in radio with a live SiriusXM Unmasked from Carolines in NYC
  5. ^ Robert Kelly Will Guest on Next Unmasked at The Stand Comedy Club

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