Jeff Dunham

Jeff Dunham is an American ventriloquist and stand-up comedian born in 18 April 1962. He had three specials on Comedy Central and also starred in The Jeff Dunham Show for one season on the network in 2009.His style has been described as "a dressed-down, more digestible version of Don Rickles with multiple personality disorder".

Describing his characters, Time observes, "All of them are politically incorrect, gratuitously insulting and ill tempered."Dunham has been credited with reviving ventriloquism, and doing more to promote the art form than anyone since Edgar Bergen.His main characters are Walter (a retired, grumpy old man), Peanut (a hyperactive, purple-skinned "woozle"), Jose Jalapeno on a Stick (a talking jalapeno pepper on a stick), Bubba J (is a beer-drinking redneck), Melvin the Superhero Guy, Achmed the Dead Terrorist (the skeletal corpse of an incompetent suicide bomber).