Alexander Payne

Alexander Payne

Alexander Payne  American Film Director


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Alexander Payne and Maria Kontou are married.


Alexander Payne was previously married to Sandra Oh (2003 - 2006).


Alexander Payne is a 55 year old American Film Director. Born Alexandros Papadopoulos on 10th February, 1961 in Omaha, NE, he is famous for Election, About Schmidt in a career that spans 1985–present. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Alexander Payne is a member of the following lists: American male screenwriters, Best Screenplay Golden Globe winners and Greek-American culture in Omaha, Nebraska.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 7 years, 11 months 4 years, 4 months 2 years, 10 months
Total2 7 years, 11 months 4 years, 4 months 2 years, 10 months


First Name Alexander
Last Name Payne
Full Name at Birth Alexandros Papadopoulos
Age 55 years
Birthday 10th February, 1961
Birthplace Omaha, NE
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Greek Orthodox
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University BA History and Spanish Literature, Stanford University (1988), MFA Film, University of California at Los Angeles (1991)
Occupation Text Film Director
Occupation Film Director
Claim to Fame Election, About Schmidt
Year(s) Active 1985–present

Alexander Payne (born Constantine Alexander Payne; February 10, 1961) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer, known for the films Citizen Ruth (1996), Election (1999), About Schmidt (2002), Sideways (2004), The Descendants (2011), and Nebraska (2013). His films are noted for their dark humor and satirical depictions of contemporary American society. Payne is a two time winner of the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, and a three time nominee of the Academy Award for Best Director.

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Alexander Payne55 AquariusFilm Director
Maria Kontou-Teacher
Sandra Oh45 CancerActress


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Apostolos PolyzoidesFeb 27, 2012

Congratulations on your success, from a fellow Greek, who lived in UK for 40years, after being born in Alexandria, Egypt.

TmzhoundDec 1, 2011

He met george clooney while auditioning for sideways.

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