After acting in the films Real Genius, Howard the Duck and Hamburger Hill, Tommy Swerdlow decided to pursue his comedy/poetry muse. He began doing live readings at Cafe Largo in Los Angeles and soon drew crowds to hear him. Swerdlow has released Prisoner of the Gifted Sleep, a spoken-word album on New Alliance.
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by John Bush

After acting in the films Real Genius, Howard the Duck and Hamburger Hill, Tommy Swerdlow decided to pursue his comedy/poetry muse. He began doing live readings at Cafe Largo in Los Angeles and soon drew crowds to hear him. Swerdlow has released Prisoner of the Gifted Sleep, a spoken-word album on New Alliance.