VIDEO: Before They Were Stars: Star Search Standouts—Drew CareyBefore American Idol sucked in millions of wide-eyed dreamers, Star Search offered aspiring young talent the tantalizing promise of fame and fortune. Check out some now-huge celebs that graced the Star Search stage. By Brett Singer
Drew Carey did all right on Star Search in 1988, making it to a second appearance. He eventually lost to Joe Yannetty. You all remember The Joe Yannetty Show, right? No? Drew had the last laugh on this one.
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