Owen Benjamin is a stand-up comedian and actor hailing from Oswego, NY. His hour-long Comedy Central special “High Five Til It Hurts!” premiered this summer, and is available through CC Direct for just $5 via the link on the right. His short films and web series (OWEN BENJAMIN PRESENTS and GAYTOWN) have accumulated over 10 million hits.
August 30, 2013
The hilarious and sports-savvy Owen Benjamin makes his first voyage to the calming shores on this week’s live VPN edition of Sklarbro Country! After Randy and Jason announce an update regarding their shows in Madison, they get into some serious takes, including a look at the much anticipated Hulk Hogan vs. Rob Ford arm wrestling match and a recent scandal involving the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Owen talks about his recent diverse tour, what it’s like working on the TBS show Sullivan and Son and explains why he quit playing sports in college, including a tragic story of being hit in the ween. Owen reveals Vince Vaughn’s fighting prowess before Randy and Jason get into some Quick Hits involving the most recent Kanye West backlash, a coffee mug murder & the problems that arise when dating a woman with multiple restraining orders. Later on in the show, we get an update from the always interesting Bruce Jenner. Philly based fans — don’t forget to get your tickets for The Sklar Brothers run at the Helium Comedy Club on September 19th, 20th and 21st!