David Alexander is an American film and television actor. In addition to performances in film, television, commercials, and live theatre, David has extensive experience as an on-air talent in radio, has done commercial voice-over work, and has had numerous live television appearances. David has been seen in major theatrical releases and on network television shows and is a member of SAG-AFTRA.
David is building an extensive resume with dozens of principal roles in film, television, theatre, and commercial projects to his credit. Recently, he has filmed episodes of House of Cards on Netflix, NCIS: New Orleans on CBS, CSI: Cyber on CBS, Survivor’s Remorse on Starz, Satisfaction on USA, and The Inspectors for CBS. David recently had a major role in the independent thriller The Locksmith (set for release in 2016), a supporting role in the film Christine starring Michael C. Hall (which premiere at Sundance in 2016), and will be seen in 2016 in a new series on Amazon.
David was born in Beckley, West Virginia, but he and his family were relocated by the Army to Georgia when he was very young. While growing up, David always had a love for film, television, and theatre. He was very active in theatre in high school and college and performed in community theatre after graduation. David is also a licensed barber (and founder of HaircutsForMen.org and co-founder of American Haircuts) and set a Guinness World Record for shaving the most heads in one hour (73) which he did live on NBC’s Today Show on April 11, 2013 to raise awareness for childhood cancer research with the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. Events David hosts and organizes for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation have raised over $1,000,000 for childhood cancer research.
Below is the June 2016 update of David Alexander’s Theatrical Demo Reel:
Below is the April 2015 update of David Alexander’s Commercial Demo Reel:
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Ideal Roles: David can play both the good guy and the bad guy — he is often cast as a detective, administrator, or government agent. He has a strong, clear voice and is an excellent choice if you need an actor who can portray a character with authority (such as a politician, teacher, cop, lawyer, etc.). David can handle dramatic roles as and has great comedic timing. He is a fearless actor and is not afraid to go to dark, ugly places when portraying a character.