12/31/2013 03:26 pm ET Updated Jan 23, 2014

Watch Ben Schwartz Talk About Improv On 'Parks And Recreation' And 'House Of Lies'

Ben Schwartz came by the HuffPost Live studios to talk about his new "House of Lies" improv special, and what it's like working on that Showtime series and "Parks and Recreation."

You may know Schwartz as Jean-Ralphio on the NBC series "Parks and Rec," but he's also a seasoned improv performer. During the interview Schwartz was asked how much improving between the cast makes it into the final product viewers see on their TV screens.

Check out Schwartz's answer in the video above, and also find out why he feels working on "Parks and Rec" is like "playtime" to him, and what happens when fans ask him to rap for them.