Aleksander Ristic is an actor hailing from Toronto and Calgary, Canada. Having studied theatre for several years, he’s had the privilege of being a part of many stage productions that range from neo-classics like Racine’s Phaedra to original masterworks such as Satie et Cocteau.
After having his fill of the stage, Aleks set his sights on Hollywood and his true passion, a career in television and film. Since moving to L.A., he has been part of multiple award winning shorts as well as three independent feature films, including; When the Wolf Calls, The Toy Soldiers, and Kidney and Apple.
Aleks can also be seen on the web alongside Vine star King Bach, in the hilarious sketch comedy series King Bachelor’s Pad. In the recent parody of Django Unchained, Aleks had the honor of portraying a version of Christoph Waltz’ character, alongside Lamorne Morris of New Girl. Aleks aims to continue furthering his career and reach a global audience with characters and films that truly inspire and delight generations to come.
Unique traits: Martial Artist, Movie score Nerd, Adventurer
When the Wolf Calls
Film by Womack Film Works Lester Abducted and trapped on a mountain, Lester must outsmart a killer and fight a frigid winter while overcoming his inadequacies to find the strength to survive.
Kidney and Apple
Film by Sebastiano Olla (Comedy, Crime and Drama) Actor Anthony is in a foreign country, he's trapped in a bathroom and he has a kidney missing; he tries to call everyone he knows for help but his history of being a terrible person is getting in the way.
Film by Craig Shimahara (Drama and Fantasy) Actor Kane Madison is an architect working in Los Angeles while his doppelganger-like spirit, an eighteenth century Ronin, wanders a parallel netherworld of masked demons and Japanese swordsmen. When tragedy strikes, Kane embarks on a journey of faith which prompts the Ronin to seek out his true master in the spirit world... both will face many battles along their interweaving roads to peace. Written by Anonymous
Accents for Actors
Film (short) by Tyler Wolfe (Comedy) Actor, Miscellaneous Crew
The Toy Soldiers
Film by Erik Peter Carlson (Drama) Actor On one evening in a decade of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll, the innocence of youth and family unravels. Five parallel coming-of-age stories dramatize the stages of grief. A youthful mother in a custody battle over her children, finds tranquility with the bottle. The abuse of her ex-husband still haunts the children; a nineteen year old drug addict, and his younger brother, a bullied closet homosexual.There's the story of the dog; a teen who offers sexual favors to gain acceptance, the challenged classmate who would do anything for her love, and the redhead beauty, haunted by a secret, tragic past. These lives and others will change forever on this final evening before their hangout, The Toy Soldiers Roller Rink, closes its doors for the final time. Written by Riding Hood Motion Pictures
The Dispensable Bliss
Television (Comedy) Actor
Film (short) by Jared Elkin (Biography, Comedy and Drama) Actor Confronted by probing questions from her biographer, an elderly Lucille Ball recalls the steps it took for her to realize the iconic television series I Love Lucy. From her early days as a model and radio personality to becoming the 'first lady of television,' Becoming Lucy reminds us that our greatest pain may lead us to our greatest success. Written by Anonymous
How I Became the Devil
Film (short) by Sebastiano Olla (Comedy) Actor Lucifer has been working all his life to get a promotion but his final assignment, taking care of G.O.D's latest creation: The Man, will drive him crazy.
King Bachelor's Pad
Television (Comedy) Actor
Imperial Odyssey: Questions of War
Film (short) by R.D. Womack II (Action, Drama and Sci-Fi) Actor A human and an alien debate the need for war using examples from the galaxy's contentious history.
Film (short) by Galo Semblantes (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actor John Guy wakes up inside a strange maze. He can only remember a girl he used to love, that seems to be inside the maze too. He starts looking for her. Going through the maze, he finds this weird creatures that show him another world through this dark rooms. Eventually he gets killed by them. After that, he wakes up again, to find out he is doomed to repeat his search over and over till he can get to her. History repeats itself, so does his life. Written by Anonymous
Tell Me a Memory
Film (short) by Galo Semblantes (Drama and Family) Actor, Producer Tell Me a Memory is the story of Roger, an old theater actor who recently became a widower. After his wife's death, he realizes how close is he to reaching the end of the road in his own life, and decides to put all his effort in doing one last theater play that might be his big chance for becoming known. While doing so, he starts having the first symptoms of Alzheimers. As the sickness advance, the lines from the play become the only thing that keeps him alive as he wishes to act in this play that means so much to him. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Askar Bissembin (Drama and Thriller) Actor A female death penalty executioner is obliged to have a session with psychologist after the botched execution by lethal injection. When the inmate suffers enormously after the chemicals didn't work she makes a decision to suffocate him in order to let him out of his misery. During the session she goes through the journey from the rejection of who she really is to the revelation of true human values she actually carries through out her life. Written by Anonymous
Film (short) by Sebastian Gawel (Mystery) Actor When a ventriloquist finds out that he is being robbed by the theater he works for,he lets his partner in crime, his dummy, take control; which leads to a tragic murder.
Film (short) by R.D. Womack II (Drama, Horror and Thriller) Actor A mentally disturbed man battles with his personal demons and traumatic past. In a twisted attempt to bring stability to his life he kidnaps and tortures an innocent young victim.
Film (short) by Galo Semblantes (Horror and Thriller) Actor A girl dealing with a post-traumatic experience during the hours before sunrise.
New York Film Academy