Alex Fradkin

Alex Fradkin

www.presquevu.org
Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Voice Artist and Comedian

Los Angeles, California

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February 2015
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About Alex

Young writer / aspiring filmmaker / actor in training / intelligent idiot. Straight shooter. Self-admittedly egocentric. So is everyone though, whether they admit it or not.

Art is a compulsion to tell the truth at the expense of your own sanity and financial well being. The only universal characteristic of good art is the surfacing of personal embarrassment and shame.

I am a staunch contrarian. Always the devil's advocate.

Entropy guides the universe - from atoms to neurons to tumors.

The mango is a pompous fruit.

I should have been born in the 50s so I could have lived with the beats in the fervor of the 70s.

Heroes include John Casavettes, Rainer Fassbinder, Eric Rohmer, Goddard, Fellini. Out of the writers, Bukowski, Dostoyevsky, Chekhov, Hamsun, Fante, Celine, Nabokov, Lermontov, Burroughs, Karouac, Miller, and Etgar Kerret.

Oh, and maybe I'm crazy but I love Vincent Gallo's work.

Unique traits: self awareness, improv training, native speaker of Russian, 6 toes on my left foot, a clubbed thumb on my right hand, and a missing filter on my mouth, knowledgeable in all subjects, great at math and science, student of philosophy and psychology, great at imitating cartoon voices, low baritone to high pitch squeal vocal capabilities... humor akin to Will Ferrel / Zach Galifianakis.

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