Alex's career began as a writer at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners and Butler, Shine & Stern. He moved to L.A. where he studied with the Groundlings and Upright Citizens Brigade as he continued his writing and directing career. His first feature film, Hickey, won best directing honors at the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival and went on to competition at SXSW.
Adweek named his work for Alliance Francaise as one of the top fifteen campaigns in the world. The campaign swept every major awards festival, making Alex the most awarded comedy director in the world for 2017/18.
Most awarded comedy campaign in the world 2017/18. Named by Adweek as one of the top 15 spots in the world.
Campaign for Gatorade starring Eli and Peyton Manning and JJ Watt. Over 40 million YouTube views in one month.
Winner of multiple Cannes Lions this is the mostly true story of Linda Dotson Wooley (yes, that’s really her!).
Lady Speed Stick
WOW! Internet and Cable "Battle"
Three gold lions, four silver, and two bronze at Cannes helped make this the most awarded comedy campaign in the world in 2017/18.
Winner of best director honors at the Hollywood Reel Independent, Hickey went on to screen at SXSW before being acquired by Gravitas for worldwide distribution.
This dark comedy won best comedy short at SENE and screened at top festivals around the country.
Short film and branded content piece that was a fan favorite at the Sonoma International Film Festival.
Lying to My Kids
Short film that went crazy viral until my in-laws got pissed at me and made me take it down.