Idol Time with Brian Dunkleman

by Leonard Pierce

Call him the Pete Best of reality shows, or the Andrew Ridgeley of televised singing competitions—just don’t call him out on national television. That’s the lesson Ryan Seacrest learned on Wednesday night when he made a botched joke about Brian Dunkleman, who co-hosted American Idol in its first season before making one hell of a botched career move. Dunkleman, who’s since worked on Celebrity Fit Club, done some voice-over work, and gotten plenty of comedic mileage out of his woeful detour, spoke with about what he’s up to these days, and why Seacrest should leave the jokes to the professionals. You’ve mentioned that you don’t watch American Idol, but when Ryan Seacrest mentioned your name, you got a pretty warm response from the audience.

Brian Dunkleman: Yeah, that was very cool. People really came to my defense, which is a satisfying thing.

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