Mike Maxwell is a Chicago comedian and regular guest on WGN-720 AM. He’s a featured columnist for the Chicago Tribune’s Redeye newspaper. He has been fortunate to be selected to perform at corporate shows, colleges & universities, comedy clubs, festivals and benefit shows across the world. Audiences in Montreal, Dublin, and London have enjoyed Mike’s style of comedy in the past year. He has worked with BET Comic View host Bruce Bruce, SNL alums Finesse Mitchell, Chris Kattan, Dean Edwards and Tim Meadows, and New York Time’s best-selling author Greg Behrendt.
Mike is a back-to-back finalist for the Great American Comedy Festival in Johnny Carson’s hometown, Norfolk NE.
In 2015, Mike performed his one man show ‘The Anti-Boss” at The Chicago Fringe Festival. March 2014 was the third consecutive year that Mike performed at the LaughFest: Late Nite Comedy Pros Showcase in Grand Rapids Michigan.
Mike is writer/co-producer/lead in the first comedic river tour of the Chicago River which is set to debut Saturdays this summer in Chicago.