Peter Banachowski is a Los Angeles based comedian and actor. His first comedy album “Fired From Cruise Ships: Recorded Live On A Cruise Ship” was released in 2020 and is available on iTunes, Spotify, and all major platforms.

Peter has appeared on Netflix, FOX, Hulu, ABC, and FX in TV series such as American Horror Stories, General Hospital, LA’s Finest”, and the feature film The Honor List.

Raised in small town Michigan, Peter had an offbeat, Midwest childhood filled with Catholicism, breaking bones, minimum wage jobs, a dysfuntional family, and developing one of the better defense mechanisms; humor.

He started performing stand up at 17 years old and developed his early chops in the Detroit stand-up and improv communities until he moved to Los Angeles in 2010 where he regularly performs at The Comedy Store and Improv clubs all over southern California. He’s opened for the likes of Maz Jobrani, Nate Bargatze, David Alan Grier, Paul Reiser, and many others.

Peter is also an accountant, judoka, and avid volunteer. He’s spent years tutoring math to youth in transitional housing on Skid Row, which he considers his greatest achievment to date.