Who was first grand champion on Star Search?
Who was first grand champion on Star Search? Don McMillan. Comedian Don McMillan won the Star Search Grand Prize of $100,000 in 1993.
Which sitcom featured an actor who got his break by winning the first comedy competition on Star Search? Which sitcom featured an actor who got his break by winning the first comedy competition on “Star Search”? Toluna.
Who got famous on Star Search? In 1992, a 10-year-old Britney Spears appeared on the show, as did her fellow Mickey Mouse Club member, Christina Aguilera, in 1990. Other celebrity pop stars who were on Star Search include Aaliyah, Justin Timberlake, LeAnn Rimes, and Usher.
Who was on Star Search at 10 years old? When 10-year-old Aaliyah Haughton competed on Star Search in 1990, she didn’t walk away with a win. That didn’t matter, though: Later that year, the future R&B star performed with none other than Gladys Knight, the former wife of her uncle and manager Barry Hankerson.