Jason Nathan Sklar and Farrell Randal “Randy” Sklar, professionally known as the Sklar Brothers, was born on January 12, 1972. They are American identical twin comedians and actors best known for hosting the show Cheap Seats, that aired for 4 seasons on ESPN Classic. By the way, how much is the net worth of Sklar Brothers? Let us find out that information from this page.
Sklar Brothers’ Net Worth
As of 2021, the Sklar Brothers, Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar are identical twin comedians with a net worth of $5 million dollars. It may seem like twin brothers who perform stand-up comedy together, Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar have turned it into something special. Delivering what they called as “tag team comedy,” The Sklar Brothers unleash an arsenal of deadpan jokes. All expertly timed so that they can play off one another, talking over one another, finishing each other’s sentences, delivering punchlines in unison. Besides success in the world of alternative comedy, they are also popular in the world of professional sports commentary thanks to their work on ESPN shows like SportsCenter and Cheap Seats. This is a testament to their talent that they have successfully carved out a niche for themselves in comedy and sports that has nothing to do with them looking exactly alike.
Career of Sklar Brothers
The Sklar Brothers, Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar grew up in suburban St. Louis, to a Jewish family. They went to the University of Michigan, in which they joined the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity. While enrolled, Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar decided to pursue a career in comedy. In the year of 1994, Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar moved to New York where they developed their comedy style at stand-up comedy clubs. In the year of 1997, Sklar Brothers starred in and wrote for MTV’s sitcom/sketch/standup program Apt 2F. It was their first television work. Their show lasted one season.
The Sklar brothers have appeared in television shows including:
- Comedy Bang! Bang!
- Mighty Med
- Children’s Hospital
- Law & Order
- The Oblongs (as the twin brothers: Chip and Biff Oblong)
- Grey’s Anatomy (as the twin brothers: Peter and Jake Weitzman)
- Curb Your Enthusiasm (Jason only)
- It’s always Sunny in Philadelphia (as the dance marathon DJs).
Recently, the Sklar brothers appeared on season 3 of Better Call Saul as the owners of a music shop called ABQ In Tune.
The Sklar brothers have appeared in the films:
- My Baby’s Daddy
- Bubble Boy
- Wild Hogs
- The Comebacks
The Sklar Brothers, Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar were pit reporters on Comedy Central’s Battlebots. Randy Sklar appeared on an episode of Take Home Chef, in which his wife and chef Curtis Stone surprised him with a gourmet dinner of Beef Wellington. Sklar Brothers have appeared several times on Chelsea Lately. Also, they have appeared on Comedy Central’s @midnight. Sklar Brothers produced and starred in a special which ran on ESPN 2 entitled Utilityman: The Quest for Cooperstown, Randy Sklar has appeared several times on the Forum. The Sklar Brothers appear monthly on Rome on Showtime in a segment called Sklarred for Life.
The Sklar Brothers appeared in the 2008 Microsoft film VoIP As You Are: The Legend of Dan Wilson. Regularly, they fill in as guest hosts for Jim Rome on his National and North American syndicated radio show formerly on Premiere Radio (currently on CBS Radio). Sklar Brothers participated regularly on NPR’s southern California affiliate KPCC’s The Madeleine Brand Show as sports correspondents. The Sklar Brothers produced two Sports Pilots called Sklar Talk for NPR’s KPCC which aired in the year of 2011.
The Sklars Brothers are often the guests on some podcasts including:
- Never Not Funny
- World Football Daily
Also, they have appeared on:
- AST Radio
- Jesse GO!
- Battleship Pretension
- You Made It Weird
- WTF with Marc Maron
- Professor Blastoff
The Sklar Brothers, Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar were featured in the Troma production Citizen Toxie as Jason Gonzales and Jason Diaz, a pair of Tromaville Anchormen. Randy Sklar and Jason Sklar are featured in an ad campaign by running shoe and apparel company Brooks. In August 2010, Sklar Brothers made a cameo appearance in the web comedy: The Legend of Neil in season 3 episode 3, describing two football-loving ‘Armos’ statues. In the year of 2012, the Sklar Brothers began to appear in what would become a series of commercials for Time Warner Cable.
In February 2014, the Sklar Brothers recorded their first one-hour stand-up special at the Majestic Theater in Madison (Wisconsin). Then, special premiered on April 25, 2014 on Netflix, and the CD/DVD dropped on iTunes on April 29, 2014. They uniquely framed their special as if it were an NFL playoff game, with Eisen leading a roundtable discussion of their comedy on an NFL Network set, along with Dwight Freeney, Terrell Thomas, and former Georgia Bulldog football player Omar Dorsey. Aside from that, the ubiquitous sideline reporter called Bonnie Bernstein makes a cameo, interviewing the Sklar Brothers pre- and post-show. The stand up special shows a pre-game breakdown by this crew, a halftime report, and a post game wrap up. The stand up special entitled What Are We Talking About available on Netflix instant streaming for 3 years after the April 25, 2014 premiere.
Sklar Brothers’ Life
In the end of the paragraph, we want to reveal their life. We get information that Randy Sklar is married to Amy Sklar, an interior designer who was featured on HGTVs Design Star. They have two daughters. While Jason Sklar is married to Dr. Jessica Zucker, a fertility therapist who made her own line of critically acclaimed pregnancy loss cards. They have a daughter and a son. While on a special Mother’s Day themed episode of Midnight with their mother named Annette, she was asked to pick her favorite son, then she picked Randy Sklar without any hesitation.