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Alex Karpovsky is an American director, actor, screenwriter, producer and editor.

Alex Karpovsky's first feature-length film, The Hole Story, was completed in 2006. The critically acclaimed dark comedy garnered numerous awards on the festival circuit before being released theatrically by Indiepix. Karpovsky's follow-up feature, Woodpecker premiered at the 2008 South by Southwest Film Festival and was released by Carnivalesque Films in September 2009. Alex's most recent film, Trust Us, This Is All Made Up, premiered at the 2009 South by Southwest Film Festival and was released by B-Side Entertainment in February 2010 before the company folded a few days later (the film was subsequently released by the New Video Group and continues to air regularly on The Documentary Channel).

As an actor, Karpovsky recently played the male lead in Beeswax which premiered at the 2009 Berlin International Film Festival; the voices of several Russian gangsters in the video game Grand Theft Auto IV; Mean Man Mike in Harmony and Me, which premiered at the 2009 New Directors/New Films Series; Paul Lucas in Lovers of Hate, which premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival; Vlad in Bass Ackwards, which also premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival; Jed in Tiny Furniture, which premiered at the 2010 South by Southwest Film Festival, where it won the Narrative Jury Prize for Best Feature Film; Paul in The Grownups, which screened at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival, Rookie Agent in Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same, which premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, and Wally Combs in Wuss, which is set to premiere at the 2011 SXSW Film Festival.

Karpovsky also recently acted or is committed to act in the following films, set to be released later in 2011: Almost in Love, Home, Incredibly Small, The Third Day, Marvin Seth and Stanley, and Seven Chinese Brothers. This fall Karpovsky will also appear as Ray in the HBO comedy series Girls.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Alex Karpovsky, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Alex Karpovsky is an American director, actor, screenwriter, producer and editor.

Alex Karpovsky's first feature-length film, The Hole Story, was completed in 2006. The critically acclaimed dark comedy garnered numerous awards on the festival circuit before being released theatrically by Indiepix. Karpovsky's follow-up feature, Woodpecker premiered at the 2008 South by Southwest Film Festival and was released by Carnivalesque Films in September 2009. Alex's most recent film, Trust Us, This Is All Made Up, premiered at the 2009 South by Southwest Film Festival and was released by B-Side Entertainment in February 2010 before the company folded a few days later (the film was subsequently released by the New Video Group and continues to air regularly on The Documentary Channel).

As an actor, Karpovsky recently played the male lead in Beeswax which premiered at the 2009 Berlin International Film Festival; the voices of several Russian gangsters in the video game Grand Theft Auto IV; Mean Man Mike in Harmony and Me, which premiered at the 2009 New Directors/New Films Series; Paul Lucas in Lovers of Hate, which premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival; Vlad in Bass Ackwards, which also premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival; Jed in Tiny Furniture, which premiered at the 2010 South by Southwest Film Festival, where it won the Narrative Jury Prize for Best Feature Film; Paul in The Grownups, which screened at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival, Rookie Agent in Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same, which premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, and Wally Combs in Wuss, which is set to premiere at the 2011 SXSW Film Festival.

Karpovsky also recently acted or is committed to act in the following films, set to be released later in 2011: Almost in Love, Home, Incredibly Small, The Third Day, Marvin Seth and Stanley, and Seven Chinese Brothers. This fall Karpovsky will also appear as Ray in the HBO comedy series Girls.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Alex Karpovsky, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Claire as Andrew
2018 The Front Runner as Mike Stratton
2018 Homecoming(10 episodes) as Craig
2018 Rosy as Marty
2018 You Can Choose Your Family
2017 The Vanishing of Sidney Hall as Bauer
2017 The Show About the Show as Himself
2017 Fits and Starts as Charles
2017 Girlfriend's Day as Styvesan
2016 My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea as Drake (voice)
2016 Crush as Steven
2016 Folk Hero & Funny Guy as Paul
2016 Hail, Caesar! as Mr. Smitrovich
2015 7 Chinese Brothers as Kaminsky
2015 Actor Seeks Role as Paul
2015 Amy as Saddler
2015 Devil Town as Terrence Bard
2015 Bloomin Mud Shuffle as Chuck
2015 Tired Moonlight as Mike
2014 Summer of Blood as Jamie
2014 Possibilia as Rick
2014 Dinner With Friends with Brett Gelman and Friends as Alex
2013 Inside Llewyn Davis as Marty Green
2013 The Foxy Merkins as The Mumbling Erotic Accessory Salesman / CNN Executive
2013 Good Night as Jake
2013 Rubberneck as Paul Harris
2013 Almost in Love as Sasha
2012 Red Flag
2012 Marvin, Seth and Stanley as Seth Greenstein
2012 Girls(48 episodes) as Ray Ploshansky
2012 Supporting Characters as Nick
2012 Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same as Rookie Agent
2011 Wuss as Wally Combs
2010 Tiny Furniture as Jed
2010 Lovers of Hate
2010 Bass Ackwards as Vlad
2010 Harmony and Me as Mean Man Mike
2010 Incredibly Small as Tom
2009 Beeswax
2005 The Hole Story as Alex
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(1 episode) as Officer Stephen Lomatin

Directing

2013 RubberneckDirector
2012 Red FlagDirector
2009 Trust Us, This Is All Made UpDirector
2008 WoodpeckerDirector
2005 The Hole StoryDirector

Writing

2013 RubberneckScreenplay
2012 Red FlagWriter
2005 The Hole StoryWriter

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