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Peter Coyote

Ordained practitioner of Zen Buddhism and politically engaged actor Peter Coyote began his work in street theater and political organizing in San Francisco. In addition to acting in 120 films, Coyote has won an Emmy for narrating the award-winning documentary "Pacific Century," and he has cowritten, directed, and performed in the play "Olive Pits," which won The Mime Troupe an Obie Award. In 1993, he won a Pushcart Prize for "Carla's Story," published in Zyzzyva. He lives in Mill Valley,...See more