Ken Mate (born on ? in Chicago) is a professional magician and comedian, performing for over three decades.
Mate has appeared on the NBC TV special, "The World's Greatest Magic Four". He is the guest opening act for many top stars ranging from Chicago, Alabama, Billy Ray Cyrus, Wynonna Judd, The Beach Boys, The Smothers Brothers, and even Weird Al. His hands presented magic in commercials including ones for McDonald's and The Incredible Edible Egg. He was part of the Chicago Magic Bar Scene. Ken performed at the New York Lounge and Schulien's.
Honors and Awards
In 2006 he was presented the Clark "Senator" Crandall award for comedy excellence at the Abbott's Magic get together.