Activist. Comedian. Talk Show Host. Actor. And these descriptions do not scratch the surface of the life of D.L. Hughley. He is in Chicago land doing 6 stand-up shows at the Chicago Improv and stopped by to talk to Jonathan Hood about his influences in comedy, his thoughts on the state of America regarding race and the current U.S. political climate and much more. Enjoy Episode 6 of the UTH podcast! (Warning Coarse Language)
Jonathan Hood is joined by former WWE and Total Non Stop Action wrestler/agent/producer D-Lo Brown. D-Lo discusses his love for the Chicago Bears, his time in WWE and working for Vince McMahon, how he looks at concussions and CTE and much more. Enjoy Episode 5 of the UTH pod.
Jonathan Hood is joined by The Destined Legend, Leon Rogers, comedian, host on Chicago's 107.5 WGCI Radio as talks about his career in comedy and on the radio. He discusses life on the road, meeting James Brown, WGCI vs. Power 92.3 Chicago, his love for sports, the loss of his best friend and so much more. Enjoy the laughs in this conversation in Episode 4.
Under the Hood with Jonathan Hood- with WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross. Jim Ross, NJPW announcer and WWE/NWA Hall of Famer was on with Jonathan Hood on ESPN Chicago to discuss his time on WWE's Raw is War 25th anniversary show in New York. He also talked about the status of his podcast, working with Cowboy Bill Watts, his book Slobberknocker and much more. Catch Under the Hood with Jonathan Hood- weeknights on ESPN Chicago & espn app.
In episode 3 of the Under the Hood Podcast, we hear from the iconic, Godfather of Chicago sports talk, Chet Coppock. He discusses his career that took him to Indianapolis, Chicago and New York. The mistakes he made in his life, the status of his relationship with his former producer, Dan McNeil, how he feels about sports radio and journalism in 2018. He also discusses his new book he co-wrote with Otis Wilson and a lot more.
The iconic Scoop Jackson of ESPN.com, joins Jonathan Hood on the Under the Hood podcast- Episode 2. They discuss his life growing up in Chicago, his mother and dad (who was a writer/columnist.) For the first time, speaks on the record on his strained relationship with Jason Whitlock and the impact of the black culture in the home and sports and so much more. Get ready for this intriguing conversation with ESPN's Scoop Jackson. This is not a sports podcast. Enjoy.
Nick Friedell, Syracuse grad, NBA reporter joins #UTHPod to discuss his career in broadcasting, difficulty of the loss of his father, his journey as a broadcaster and much more. Enjoy the conversation in Episode 0 of the Under the Hood Pod.