Zanies in Chicago Presents
1548 North Wells Street
Chicago, IL, 60610
Doors 7:30 PM / Show 8:30 PM
This event is 21 and over
Mike Siegel is a professional stand-up comedian, TV host and actor.
Along with numerous appearances as panelist on E! network’s hit show “Chelsea Lately”, Mike has performed stand-up comedy on many television shows, including “Last Comic Standing (NBC), “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” (CBS), “Late Friday” (NBC), and “Comedy Showcase with Louie Anderson” (NBC).
For nine years, he could be seen nationally every week hosting TBS network’s “TBS Movie EXTRA”, and has hosted numerous network shows including HGTV’s “If Walls Could Talk” and “What You Get For the Money”; “GSN Live” on the Game Show Network; and “The Next GAC Star” on GAC.
Mike’s also been seen on the small screen as an actor. He was a recurring guest star on the CBS drama “JAG”, and had supporting roles in such shows as “Mike and Molly” (CBS), “Rules of Engagement” (ABC) , “24” (FOX), “Prison Break” (FOX), “Better Off Ted” (ABC), , “Less Than Perfect” (ABC), “Eve” (UPN), “Strong Medicine” (Lifetime), “Andy Richter Controls the Universe” (FOX), and “Sabrina” (WB).
Mike made his transition to movies with a bang by landing a role in the Academy Award-winning Steven Soderbergh drama Traffic, and had a scene-stealing supporting roles in the independent features The Godfather of Green Bay and Freeloaders. Aside from performing, Mike’s other life passion is travel. He hosted “Ten Things You Must Do In Taiwan,” which aired as a special on CNBC, and has written travel articles for numerous websites. He also hosts his own travel-themed podcast- “Travel Tales”. It can be heard on Stitcher Radio and iTunes .