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Alexander Payne Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 11, 2020

Short Biography

Alexander Payne was born on 10-02-1961 in Omaha in the state of Nebraska, United States. He is an American Film Director, Screenwriter, Film Producer & Executive Producer.

Other Name: Constantine Alexander Payne
Other Professions: Screenwriter Film Producer Executive Producer
Appearance: Hollywood

Alexander Payne Complete Bio & Career

Payne studied in Brownell-Talbot School, Dundee Elementary School, and Lewis and Clark Junior High school. He completed his secondary education from Creighton Prep. Then he attended Standford University and got a graduate degree in Latin-American literature and history. He got his master's degree in fine arts from the UCLA Film School.

During MFA his thesis film, The Passion of Martin got the attraction of industry and he got signed by Universal Pictures. In 1996, he directed his first film ‘Citizen Ruth’. It was a comedy film directed by director Alexander Paine. In 1996,The fim was first premiered at Sundance Film Festival. 

His film ‘Election’ aimed at Politics and Study in America named as the best film of 1999 and nominated for an Academy Award for Writing an Adapted screenplay. The film was a big hit and also suffered from critics at that time.

Apart from this, he directed another popular film such as About Schmidt (2002),  Sideways (2004), The Descendants (2011), Nebraska (2013) and Downsizing (2017). He got nominated for oscar for his screenplay "The Descendents''.


Alexander Payne Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Payne was married to the actress Sandra Oh but divorced in 2006. In 2015, he again marries to Maria Kontos. 

Life's Important Dates Of Alexander Payne

Body Measurements

Chest Size 36
Biceps Size 16
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Grey

Personal Info

Home Town Omaha, Nebraska, the United States
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Address Omaha, Nebraska, the United States
School Brownell-Talbot School, Dundee Elementary School
College Stanford University
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Listen to music, directing movies, Reading
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black, Blue
Favorite Brand Allen Solly, U.S.A Polo Assn, Nike
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Politician Barack Obama
Favorite Actress Julia Roberts
Favorite Actor Brad Pitt
Favorite Film Director D. B. Chandre Gowda
Favorite Movie Hollywood movies
Favorite Singer Michael Bacon
Favorite Song All Genre of music
Favorite Place Europe
Favorite Dress T-shirts, pant-Coat
Favorite Food Non-Veg
Favorite Accessories Goggles, Tattoos

Alexander Payne Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

63 years, 4months, 4 days old age Alexander Payne will turn 64 on 10 February, 2025. Only 7 months, 26 days, 7 hours,44 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Alexander Payne has celebrated the total number of 63 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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