Peter Gwinn

Peter Gwinn

Peter Gwinn is an American comedy writer and improviser from Evanston, Illinois. He attended Carleton College in Northfield, MN. He has taught at both the I.O. and Upright Citizens Brigade theaters and is the founder of the musical improv group Baby Wants Candy. [Fult, Josh (November 15, 2006). [http://www.improvinterviews.com/2006/11/peter-gwinn-111506-part-1.html Improv Interviews: Peter Gwinn] . Accessed on 2007-12-08.] He is the author of the 2003 book, "Group Improvisation: The Manual of Ensemble Improv Games". [ [http://www.amazon.com/Group-Improvisation-Manual-Ensemble-Improv/dp/156608086X Amazon.com: Group Improvisation: The Manual of Ensemble Improv Games: Books: Peter Gwinn,Charna Halpern ] ] Gwinn is currently a staff writer for the TV political satire "The Colbert Report". He has made several on-screen appearances, as Jimmy the director, [ [http://www.comedycentral.com/sitewide/media_player/play.jhtml?itemId=60608 Video: Gwinn as Jimmy the Director] . Comedy Central. Accessed on 2007-12-08.] as a singer in a "Formula 401" sperm commercial [ [http://www.comedycentral.com/sitewide/media_player/play.jhtml?itemId=102540 Video: Gwinn in "Formula 401" commercial] . Comedy Central. Accessed on 2007-12-08.] and as a barbecue attendee. [ [http://www.comedycentral.com/sitewide/media_player/play.jhtml?itemId=87589 Video: Gwinn as a barbecue attendee] . Comedy Central. Accessed on 2007-12-08.]

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