John McGivern:
Comedian and host of popular public TV series

Special Coverage

“The sooner we all can begin to realize that what we share, and what is similar is greater than what’s not, and the sooner we can all begin to embrace our similarities and truly begin to respect what’s different, that’s when things get easier.” – John McGivern

Milwaukee native and Emmy award winning entertainer John McGivern has spent his career sharing personal stories that are touching and familiar. His themes rely heavily on family experiences that the public can relate to.

Milwaukee Independent has had the privilege of reporting on McGivern and his work for years, and this page features a collection of those articles and photo essays.