|Birth Place||Scarsdale, New York|
He went to college at Skidmore, in Saratoga Springs, New York.
In 1986, He moved to Chicago to pursue improv. He studied at ImprovOlympic with Del Close and was on a house team there for many years. Pete then joined the group ED, which lead to creating Jazz Freddy in 1992 at the Live Bait Theatre where he had a vision to do more patient, theatrical improv. He later began directing at Second City.Gardner lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two children (source:IMDb). He currently stars on the CW network comedy musical "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" as Darryl Whitefeather
Crazy Ex Girlfriend
Gardner auditioned for the role of Darryl Whitefeather in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend when it was developed as a pilot for Showtime in 2013. He lost the role to Michael McDonald. When Mcdonald had a commitment he stepped in when the show moved to The CW.