- Dates: 1983 - 2004
- Type: Television Series
This Television Series is referred to by Inside Probe (Part 1) part of Raising Hope Season 2
It is mentioned that when Jimmy was younger, and audition tape was made and sent in to the television show 'Star Search'.
Contestants on Star Search competed in several genres of entertainment. While categories varied slightly from season to season, the seven basic categories were: Male Vocalist Female Vocalist Junior Vocalist (seasons vary, but has been part of the show since the beginning) Vocal Group Spokesmodel Comedy Dance Potential contestants audition to be on the show. If selected, they will compete. In each category, two people compete, a champion and a challenger. Usually the challenger performs first, while the champion performs second. In later seasons, the champion performs first.