Rewards | Fire Keeper's Club
Saturday, December 14 at 7 & 9 p.m.
John Caponera always knew he wanted to be in show business, but in what dimension was undetermined until the summer of 1979 when he entered a talent show at a local bar in Chicago. After doing several impressions, he walked away with the $500 winner's pot and a realization that he might have something to offer in the world of comedy.
He has honed his act over a thirty-year career, performing to audiences all over the world. Caponera is considered a comic's comic, a true professional, offering a mix of material from topical to impressions to characterizations to stories and one liners.
You may recognize John as the star of his own sitcom The Good Life or as the host of Comedy Central's sport show Jocks and ESPN's Talk II. Other credits include guest-star appearances on ER, Love & War, Blossom, Tales From The Crypt, The Tonight Show, The Dennis Miller Show, L.A. Law , NBC's miniseries Drug Wars,The John Laroquette Show, The Drew Carey Show, The Crew and the Espy Awards.