The Xbox 360 controller will not work on an original xbox console. Similarly, an original xbox controller will not work with the xbox 360. Each controller only works with its respective console. Xbox 360 Controller --> Xbox 360 Xbox controller --> Xbox
Most Xbox 360 consoles come with just one controller. There are some bundles that come with two handheld controllers. There is also the Xbox 360 that comes with one handheld controller and the Kinect body/voice sensor controller.
you can't hook up a wireless control to the xbox 360 just push on the buttom on the middle that depends did you mean a 360 controller or a PC gaming controller 360 controller-yes press the connect button on front of xbox and then on controller. PC controller-no has to be xbox 360 compatible