Alexander Payne (I)

Producer | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Descendants (2011) | Sideways (2004) | About Schmidt (2002)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Oscars. Another 97 wins & 107 nominations More »
BORN 
Feb 10, 1961 (age 56)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Projects in Development (10 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (36 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for DownsizingDownsizing Director, Producer, Writer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Crash PadCrash Pad Executive Producer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Kumiko, the Treasure HunterKumiko, the Treasure Hunter Executive Producer  Less 2014 $621K / —
  • Primary photo for Run FastRun Fast (Short) Executive Producer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for NebraskaNebraska Director  Less 2013 $12MM $18MM / $25MM
  • Primary photo for Real ViolenceReal Violence (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Breaking NightBreaking Night (Short) Executive Producer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The DescendantsThe Descendants Director, Producer, Writer (screenplay)  Less 2011 $20MM $83MM / $177MM
  • Primary photo for L TrainL Train (Short) Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Cedar RapidsCedar Rapids Producer  Less 2011 $6.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for All Good ThingsAll Good Things Special Thanks  Less 2010 $578K / —
  • Primary photo for CorkedCorked Special Thanks  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for SidewaysSideways Executive Producer, Writer (story and characters)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Humboldt CountyHumboldt County Thanks  Less 2008 $81K / —
  • Primary photo for Imitation LifeImitation Life Thanks  Less 2008 $250K
  • Primary photo for The VisitorThe Visitor Special Thanks  Less 2007 $9.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for The SavagesThe Savages Executive Producer  Less 2007 $6.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for I Now Pronounce You Chuck & LarryI Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry Writer (screenplay)  Less 2007 $85MM $120MM / $186MM
  • Primary photo for The Replacement ChildThe Replacement Child (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2007 $60K
  • Primary photo for King of CaliforniaKing of California Producer  Less 2007 $264K / —
  • Primary photo for Paris, je t'aimeParis, je t'aime Oscar Wilde (segment "Pere-Lachaise"), Director (segments: 14e arrondissement), Writer (segments: 14e Arrondissement)  Less 2006 $13MM $4.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for Gray MattersGray Matters Executive Producer  Less 2006 $60K / —
  • Primary photo for The MotelThe Motel Thanks  Less 2005 $47K / —
  • Primary photo for SidewaysSideways Director, Writer (screenplay)  Less 2004 $12MM $72MM / $110MM
  • Primary photo for The Assassination of Richard NixonThe Assassination of Richard Nixon Executive Producer  Less 2004 $698K / —
  • Primary photo for I Heart HuckabeesI Heart Huckabees The Producers Wish To Thank  Less 2004 $22MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for BingoBingo (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for About SchmidtAbout Schmidt Director, Writer (screenplay)  Less 2002 $30MM $65MM / $106MM
  • Primary photo for Jurassic Park IIIJurassic Park III Writer  Less 2001 $93MM $181MM / $369MM
  • Primary photo for CommittedCommitted Special Thanks  Less 2000 $3MM $40K / —
  • Primary photo for ElectionElection Director, Writer (screenplay)  Less 1999 $25MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Citizen RuthCitizen Ruth Director, Writer  Less 1996 $3MM $153K / —
  • Primary photo for Inside Out IIIInside Out III (Video) Director  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Passion of MartinThe Passion of Martin Director, Editor, Producer, Sound Editor, Writer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Inside OutInside Out (Video) Director (episode "My Secret Moments"), Writer (segments: My Secret Moments)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for CarmenCarmen (Short) Composer, Director  Less 1985
Past Television (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for HungHung (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 26 episodes, 2009–2011 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009–2011 26
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Self (31 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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