Ventriloquist" may be an unlikely goal to aspire to, but Pete Michaels has
earned the title.
A native of New York City, his
sweeping career spans decades and includes live appearances at major Corporate
Comedy Clubs, Colleges and Casinos around the country.
TV stints include America's Got
Talent, Comedy Central,
Conan O'Brien, Showtime At The Apollo and
He has taught
Ventriloquism to Adrien Brody, Judith Roberts and Russy Simmons for the major
Dummy, Dead Silence and
MTV's hit show Run's
A member of the
Advisory Board of the Vent Haven Museum, Michaels was TWICE
honored at the Vent Haven International Ventriloquist
with the W.S. Berger Distinguished Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Art
He also appears in the
pop band MGMT's video for their hit "Flash Delirium." The video was
nominated for Best Rock Video at the MTV Video Music Awards.
That's right kids.
He's made ventriloquism hip again!