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FactHis surname means "glassmaker".


The Sklar Brothers, Randy and Jason, are American stand-up comedians and identical twins. They were born on April 7, 1972 in St. Louis, Missouri, to Jewish parents, Marjorie (née Hochberg) and Michael Sklar. They have an older brother, David. The family moved to Los Angeles when the boys were two years old.

The Sklar Brothers were raised in Sherman Oaks and graduated from Beverly Hills High School in 1990. They both attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where they were members of the Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity. Randy graduated in 1994 with a degree in business and Jason in 1995 with a degree in history.

The Sklar Brothers began performing stand-up comedy together while still in college. After graduation, they moved to New York City and began performing regularly at clubs such as the Comedy Cellar and the Laugh Factory. In 2000, they made their television debut on an episode of Late Night with Conan O’Brien.

In 2001, the Sklar Brothers wrote and starred in their own comedy special for Comedy Central, titled Comedy Central Presents: The Sklar Brothers. The special was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program.

In 2003, the Sklar Brothers created and starred in their own television sitcom, Cheap Seats, which aired on ESPN Classic for four seasons. In 2006, they began hosting their own podcast, Sklarbro Country, which is a comedy/sports podcast on the Earwolf network.

The Sklar Brothers have also appeared in numerous films and television shows including, We Are Men (2013), It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005), Grey’s Anatomy (2006), Just Go with It (2011), and The League (2009).

Randy and Jason Sklar are both married and have three children each. They currently reside in Los Angeles, California.

General Info

Full NameSklar Brothers
Height1.74 m
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Television producer
EducationUniversity of Michigan
NationalityAmerican

Family

SiblingsRandy Sklar

Accomplishments

NominationsSports Emmy Award for Outstanding New Approaches Sports Programming Short Format
MoviesWild Hogs, Sick of it All, Teacher of the Year, The Legend of Awesomest Maximus, Bubble Boy, The Comebacks, Held Up, Melvin Goes to Dinner, Parts of the Family
TV ShowsBattleBots, Cheap Seats, The Oblongs, Dot Comedy, Apartment 2F

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Facts

#Fact
1His surname means "glassmaker".
2Brother-in-law of Amy Sklar.
3Twin brother, Randy Sklar, has two children.
4Close friends with, but not related to, St. Louis radio personality John Carney.
5Identical twin brother of Randy Sklar.

Pictures

Movies

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Business Doing Pleasure2017TV Series completedYancy
Shady Neighbors2016TV Movie completedTom
Sick of it All2017Officer Recum
The 5th Quarter2016TV SeriesBill Bass
The Dreidel Masters2016Video shortJoshua Edelman
Those Who Can't2016TV SeriesDr. Greene / Dr. Astor Green
Past Forward2016ShortActor
The Guest List: Live at the Barrel House2016TV Series
Maron2016TV SeriesJason Sklar
Camp2016TV MovieRabbi Jason
Playing House2015TV SeriesConrad Custerman
Mighty Med2013-2015TV SeriesClyde
Newsreaders2014TV SeriesTom Nerny
Teacher of the Year2014Lowell Hammer
Comedy Bang! Bang!2013TV SeriesReggie's Son
Partners2012-2013TV SeriesJordy Blevins
Carlos Spills the Beans2012Ted Boyle
Boys2012/IVShortGuy in Car
Sketchy2012TV SeriesMorty
Tweekly News2012TV Series
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2012TV SeriesDwayne Hicks
I'm in the Band2011TV SeriesClaw
The Legend of Awesomest Maximus2011Bill - Testiclees Soldier #1
Talking Hedz2011Short
Childrens Hospital2010TV SeriesJason Sklar
Held Up2010VideoBatman
The Legend of Neil2010TV SeriesArmos
Good: Animal Guns2009Video short
Back on Topps2008TV SeriesLeif Topps (2008-2009)
Held Up2008TV MovieBatman
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia2007TV SeriesDJ Squirrely D
The Comebacks2007Superfan #1
Entourage2006-2007TV SeriesJeff / Agent
Wild Hogs2007Earl Dooble
Grey's Anatomy2006TV SeriesJake Weitzman
Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker2004-2006TV SeriesHost
Law & Order2005TV SeriesBarry Finneran
Tales from the Crapper2004VideoJason Diaz (Action News Anchor #1) (as Foofy Applebaum)
My Baby's Daddy2004Brotha Stylz #2
The Dana & Julia Show2004TV MovieNico
Melvin Goes to Dinner2003Extra
Parts of the Family2003VideoJason Diaz - Action News Anchor #1 (uncredited)
Sucker Shram2002ShortHeinzie
Curb Your Enthusiasm2002TV SeriesSalesman
Becker2001TV SeriesDonnie
Providence2001TV SeriesDan
The Oblongs2001TV SeriesChip Oblong
Bubble Boy2001Shlomo
See for Yourself2001ShortAdam
BattleBots2000TV SeriesFeature Reporter (2001)
Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV2000Jason Diaz (Action News Anchor #1) (as Foofy Applebaum)
The Prime Gig2000Twin #1
Action1999TV SeriesDave Silverstein
It's Like, You Know...1999TV SeriesJason the Siamese Twin
Flushed1999Arguing Brother
Apt. 2F1997TV SeriesJason

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
VH1 Divas Salute the Troops2010TV Movie consultant writer
Held Up2010Video
Comedy Central PresentsTV Series documentary 1 episode, 2010 writer - 1 episode, 2001
Held Up2008TV Movie writer
Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker2004TV Series
Apt. 2FTV Series creator - 13 episodes, 1997 writer - 1 episode, 1997
YDIW with the Sklar Brothers2015TV Series 5 episodes
UnCabaret2012TV Series 1 episode
Nerd Down & 102012TV Series writer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Poop Talk2017Documentary executive producer completed
Nerd Down & 102012TV Series producer
United Stats of America2012TV Series documentary co-producer - 5 episodes
Held Up2010Video executive producer
Back on Topps2008TV Series executive producer - 2008-2009
Held Up2008TV Movie executive producer

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tweekly News2012TV Series

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
VH1 Divas Salute the Troops2010TV Movie consultant

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Poop Talk2017Documentary completedHimself
PK Subban: Shots Fired2017TV MovieHimself
Dying to Kill2016Himself
@midnight2013-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Contestant
Getting Doug with High2016TV SeriesHimself
Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle2016TV SeriesHimself - Judge
YDIW with the Sklar Brothers2015TV SeriesHimself
That's Racist with Mike Epps2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Panelist
Sklar Brothers: Whatarewetalkinbout?!2014TV MovieHimself
The Rich Eisen Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host
Last Call with Carson Daly2014TV SeriesHimself
Jim Rome on Showtime2013-2014TV SeriesHimself
A Beautiful Fucking Experience2013DocumentaryHimself
Funny: The Documentary2013DocumentaryHimself
AXS Live2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
O Music Awards 4: 24 Hour Live Online Special2013TV SpecialHimself - Host
The Fogelnest Files2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
UnCabaret2012TV SeriesHimself
Nerd Down & 102012TV SeriesHimself - Host
Alone Up There2012DocumentaryHimself
Stand Down: True Tales from Stand-Up Comedy2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Kathy2012TV SeriesHimself
Chris Hardwick's All-Star Celebrity Bowling2012TV SeriesHimself
United Stats of America2012TV Series documentaryHimself - Host
Dave's Old Porn2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
AM Northwest2011TV SeriesHimself
Conan2011TV SeriesHimself - Sklar Brothers
The Morning After2011TV Series shortHimself - Guest Host
After Lately2011TV SeriesHimself
50 Greatest2011ShortHimself
Chelsea Lately2009-2011TV SeriesHimself - Round Table / Himself
We Are the World 25.752010Video shortHimself
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Red Carpet Report2010TV SeriesHimself - The Sklar Brothers
Comedy Central Presents2001-2010TV Series documentaryHimself
I Am Comic2010DocumentaryHimself (as The Sklar Brothers)
The 1st Annual Streamy Awards2009TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Trading Spaces2007TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
25 Most Memorable Swimsuit Moments2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
40 Smokin' On-Set Hookups2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
101 Favorite Stars Way Back When2007TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
30 Most Outrageous Celebrity Feuds2006TV MovieHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
Forbes Celebrity 100: Who Made Bank?2006TV MovieHimself
Stranded with a Star2006TV MovieHimself
50 Shocking Celebrity Confessions2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
50 Best Chick Flicks2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
50 Cutest Child Stars: All Grown Up2005TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Sklar Brothers)
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2005TV SeriesHimself
America's Pastime: Vintage Baseball Live2004TV MovieHimself
Utilityman: The Quest for Cooperstown2004TV MovieHimself
25 Greatest Commercials2003TV SpecialHimself
Heroes of Jewish Comedy2003TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Late Friday2001TV SeriesHimself
Dot Comedy2000TV SeriesHost

Awards

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2010Streamy AwardThe Streamy AwardsBest Writing for a Comedy Web SeriesBack on Topps (2008)
2010Streamy AwardThe Streamy AwardsBest Ensemble Cast in a Web SeriesBack on Topps (2008)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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