He has been written up in trade magazines such as THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER and VARIETY, and mentioned in national magazines like MAXIM, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, and ROLLING STONE. His COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS was voted one of the Top 5 specials of 2011 by Comedy Central viewers, and his comedy album “AMERICAN COMIC” broke the top 10 on ITUNES the first week of its release in 2012. He has made celebrity appearances on CHELSEA LATELY, ABC’s COMICS UNLEASHED, the TOP TEN on E! and THE SPORTS LIST on FOX. Bret first gained national notoriety starring in the feature film VINCE VAUGHN’S WILD WEST COMEDY SHOW. This documented Ernst, Vaughn & three other comedians as they performed in a 30 night-30 venue tour across America. More recent credits include a series regular on TRU TV’s HOW TO BE A GROWN UP, and in March 2016, Ernst appeared on Ari Shaffer’s THIS IS NOT HAPPENING on Comedy Central.