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John D Alexander


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Physical Characteristics:

Gender: Male
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 210 lbs.
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Blue
Body Type(s): Muscular
Portrayable Age: 45 years - 55 years
Portrayable Ethnicities: Australian,  British,  Caucasian/White,  European,  German,  Russian,  Scottish
Disability Information:


The Bronx Bull Sully Martin Guigui, Sunset Pictures
The Mudge Boy Juster Michael Burke, Showtime Pictures
American Gun Foreman Alan Jacobs, American Productions
Me, Myself, and Irene Background/Stand-In The Farrellys, 20th Century Fox
What Lies Beneath Background Robert Zemeckis, Dreamworks
Radical Jack Militia Man #1 Jim Bradley, Edgewood Productions
Peril Detective #1 Jim Bradley, Edgewood Productions
Ice Breaker Sondra's Man #3 Jim Bradley, Edgewood Productions
Wyatt Earp Background Lawrence Kasdan, Warner Bros
The Russian Room Pavel Ante Novakovic, Russian Room LLC
Law and Order: SVU Defendant Alex Zakrzewski, NBC Entertainment
ShowTime Video Ad Detective Paul Pissaro, ShowTime Video, Inc.
Vermont Dept. of Agricultuer, IPM PSAs Spokesman Barbara Potter, Resolution
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The Abbott (Radio Play) Constable Dave Pryce, DP Productions
Shakespeare's Advice (Radio Play) Hamlet; Malcolm Jim Hogue, Earnest Prods
Stowe Resort Ad Young Skier Charles Burch Assocs
Corporate Angel Network Ad Announcer Alan Katzenstein
Outlet Center Ads 1-3 Ring Master Charles Burch Assocs
Coyote's Tex-Mex Cafe Cowpoke Charles Burch Assocs
Klinger's Bread Ad Hamlet Caroline Thomas
University Mall Ad Announcer Shadow Productions
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Actor Bio
John D. Alexander was born in Brooklyn, NY, and raised in Manhattan, where he began acting at the age of 7 at the Collegiate School. He received both Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the University of Vermont. Since then, he has worked on such films as The Bronx Bull, The Mudge Boy, Me, Myself, and Irene, What Lies Beneath, and American Gun, as well as television work on Law & Order: SVU and a variety of commercials. He was most recently seen on stage as Crick in Photograph 51 (Vermont Stage Company), Theodore Roosevelt in Bully! (Lost Nation Theater), Feldzieg in The Drowsy Chaperone (St. Michael's Playhouse), and before that as Phyllis, Leslie, and Tom in Sylvia (Vermont Stage Company), and Treat in Orphans at Off Center for the Dramatic Arts. Other favorite roles include Randy (A Song for My Father), Prospero (The Tempest), Teach (American Buffalo), Pozzo (Waiting for Godot), Arthur Goldman (The Man in the Glass Booth), Johnny Pateen (The Cripple of Inishmaan), Orin the Dentist (Little Shop of Horrors), Arscott and Collins (Our Country's Good), Ross (The Elephant Man), and Eddie Schultz (No Orchids for Miss Blandish). Mr. Alexander has taught acting at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont, with the Summer Discovery Program, and in private workshops. He has worked as a dialect coach on Aunt Dan and Lemon, Hallelujah Girls, Oliver Twist, Steel Magnolias, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Dancing at Lughnasa, Our Country's Good, Fully Committed, Stone, various children's shows, and private workshops.
                        Aside from skill with dialects, Mr. Alexander is proficient in the German language, fencing, marksmanship, wrestling, and stage combat, and has experience in film stand-in work. He is a cofounder of Off Center for the Dramatic Arts, a 60-seat black box theater in Burlington, established to provide an affordable, professional venue for local theater artists, is a member of both Actors' Equity Association and the Screen Actors Guild, and studies at HB Studio.

Skills and Training:

Special Skills
Archer, Bartender, Billiard Player, Bowler, Carpenter, Fencer, Fisherman, Football Player, Horseback Rider, Marksman (Rifles & Pistols), Sailer & Boater, Stage Combat, Swimmer, Sword Fighter, Track & Field Athlete, Wrestler
German - Conversational English - Conversational , Southern Accent, Scottish Accent, New York Accent, Jamaican Accent, Irish Accent, Cockney Accent, British Accent
Other Skills
Stand-in Work: Law & Order: SVU (Wolf Films); Me, Myself & Irene (20th Century Fox)
Professional Training/Education
HB Studio
BS & MS, University of Vermont
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