Currently appearing in the off-Broadway smash SLEEP NO MORE, Lew Gardner can also be seen in a number of recent comedy and music videos, including the timely SHAKE IT LIKE AN ETCH-A-SKETCH, and in television series for the Biography, Discovery and History Channels. As a playwright, his work has been performed by a number of noted actors, including Stephen Lang, Vera Lockwood and Kim Hunter. He studied directing with Nikos Psacharopoulos and was part of Harold Clurman's Playwrights & Directors Unit at the Actors Studio.