- Star Search Comedy Grand Champion: walked away with the $100,000 first prize.
Mike Saccone, comic: The Italian kid has come a long way from performing at cowboy bars.
Mike has a laid back, mid-western style separated him from his comic peers.
Television appearances on ABC’s “Comedy Club Special,” Showtime’s “Comedy Club Network”, and A&E’s “Good Time Cafe”.
His cool confidence and accessible material made him both a crowd and a judges’ favorite. Mike Saccone was crowned “Star Search” Comedy Grand Champion and walked away with the $100,000 first prize.
Since then he has co-starred on several network shows including “Cybill,” “The John Larroquette Show” and “Empty Nest.” In addition, he has been featured on MTV’s “Half Hour Comedy Hour”, VH1’s “Stand Up Spotlight”, A&E’s “An Evening at The Improv” and Fox’s “Comic Strip Live.”