Chicago born Jeff Michalski first appeared on the Improvisation scene in 1974 and has mostly been involved in projects that synthesize the theatrical experience with Improvisation. Jeff was a critically acclaimed director and performer at Second City where he co-founded the ETC. and took part in the creation of Second City’s training program. As an actor he has been featured in 30 films. He has guest starred on in television drama’s and sitcoms and was America’s first VJ in Michael Nesmiths’ Popclips.’ He was featured in a segment of Michael Moores ' TV Nation’ which he was hired using as an audition piece an unplanned video spoof of an Alien Invasion improvised on tape while riding Second City's double decker parade bus during Chicago’s Christmas parade.