Currently starring in the Disney XD show, LAB RATS, actor/comedian Hal Sparks began his professional career as a teenager in Chicago. As a member of the famed Second City Troupe, his quick wit and affable personality quickly gained him recognition and acclaim and he was named the "Funniest Teenager in Chicago" by the Chicago Sun Times. Sparks went on to host the Emmy Award-winning "Talk Soup" on E! Entertainment Television, winning rave reviews from fans and critics alike. He starred for five seasons on Showtime's hit series "Queer as Folk" and appeared in the films "Extract", "Spiderman 2" and "Dude, Where's My Car?".