Peter Ackerman is a writer and actor, known for writing Ice Age: The Meltdown, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, and Ice Age.
Television writing credits include Audience Network's Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight and FX's The Americans.
For the Broadway stage, Ackerman revised the book for a revival of the Musical, The Pajama Game, running for 129 performances and winning a Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical (American Airlines Theatre). Off-Broadway, Ackerman wrote Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight, running for 174 performances (Promenade Theatre). Published by Broadway Play Publishing, Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight was also recorded by L.A. Theatre Works and performed at Soho Repertory.
As an actor, he appeared Off-Broadway as Peter in The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Century Center) and Ross Gardiner in Visiting Mr. Green (Union Square Theatre).
As an author, Ackerman's published works include The Lonely Phone Booth.