Think Jemima Kirke (Girls) meets Nasim Pedrad (SNL, New Girl) on Master of None.
Alexandra Kirr is a Los Angeles based actress, writer, and director. Growing up in Las Vegas as Alexandra Williams, she pursued a career in classical ballet, but after full reconstructive knee surgery, retired her dance career to work in film and theatre. She received her BA in stage and screen acting at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, and while there, performed in many classics such as Miss Julie and Dracula. While in school, her first big musical debut was in Sin City ’67, an off-broadway musical that performed in Australia at the Adelaide Fringe Festival. Graduating cum laude and moving to Los Angeles, Alexandra began to work primarily in film and television. As an actress, some of Alexandra’s credits include, but are not limited to, The Zach Galifianakis Effect, in promotion of his movie, Masterminds, and Awkward People, a comedic sketch for Funny or Die. As a writer, Alexandra has written, directed, and produced short films which have been circuiting film festivals all over the world. Her short film, Awful Pretty, has taken home multiple awards including best female filmmaker, best cinematography, and best original score. She also enjoys writing music video treatments for both indie and commercial artists on Youtube. When she’s not filming, Alexandra enjoys spending her time doing improv comedy and boxing.
Name: Alexandra Kirr
Lives in: Los Angeles, California
Company: Four Nine Films
Occupation: Screenwriter, Playwright, Actor, Comedian and Director
Battle of the Sexes
Film (Biography, Comedy and Sport) Actress The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
Fresh Off the Boat
Television (Comedy) Actress Loosely based on the life of Eddie Huang during the mid-to-late 1990s, an Asian-American family decides to move to Orlando, Florida from Washington D.C. in order to embrace the "American Dream." However, the family faces many obstacles as they try to assimilate with the new culture that surrounds them.
The New Shade of Black
Television (Comedy) Actress "the new shade of Black" follows four thirty-something entrepreneurs trying to find a place with their blackness in society.
Film (Short and Comedy) Writer After buying a new house, Joanna and her boyfriend, Eric, attempt to settle in. In the midst of "Christening" the home, plans are interrupted by an unexpected house guest with some not so welcome advice. Joanna's elderly Greek grandmother, Yiayia, imparts her words of wisdom and leaves them dumbfounded.
Film (short) by Awful Pretty Film LLC Writer/Director
Film (short) by Four Nine Films Co-Writer
Film (Comedy, Family and Romance) Actress A 1964 handsome real estate agent, Drew Drake, must buck societal norms and make a commitment of marriage to his longtime love and comedy partner Whitey Ford.
Athena & Afroditi
Prank My Mom
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Best Director - Winter Rites Playwright Festival 2013
University of Nevada: Las Vegas (Las Vegas, NV)