This is the unlikely story of a multi-talented stand-up comedian, actor, game show host and voice artist who has left an indelible mark on the entertainment business. Howie Mandel began as a high school dropout turned carpet salesman who went on to own his own carpet sales business. After a fateful performance at a comedy club, Mandel's life veered in a completely different direction. For the last thirty years, Howie Mandel has been a household name and familiar face in show business. Even though he got his break by a stroke of good luck, Mandel is the real deal. He's shown his talents on the stage and the screen, and he's demonstrated his ability to play the funnyman as well as take on serious dramatic roles. We know him best for his stand-up acts, as well as his work on the unique children's cartoon series, Bobby's World. More recently, he's been appearing on reality television as a host, judge and prankster. As a stage comedian, Howie Mandel performs almost two hundred gigs a year throughout Canada and the United States. From family to comedy to the future, all you need to know about Howie Mandel is right here, right now, in the most up to date coverage of Howie Mandel's life.