Alec Cartio

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Alec Cartio
(Alexander Cartio)
Birth name Alireza Sabahi
Born (1976-09-14) 14 September 1976 (age 37)
Tehran, Iran
Occupations Music video director
film director
ad director
singer, musician, producer
Years active 1990 – present
Associated acts Get Wet, Caymen, Cameron Cartio

Alireza Sabahi better known as Alec Cartio (also known as Alexander Cartio), is an Iranian-Swedish-American music video and commercial and film director. He is best known for his music video work that changed the Iranian music video business. He currently resides and works in Los Angeles. In the beginning of his musical career, he was also member of the Swedish boy band Get Wet / Caymen.

Early life[edit]

Alec Cartio was born Alireza Sabahi in Tehran, Iran to Iranian/Turkish parents on 14 September 1976.

In Caymen[edit]

Origin Malmö, Sweden
Genres Boyband
Years active 1990-1998
Labels Sony BMG Sweden
Associated acts Formerly "Get Wet"
Past members Alec Cartio

The band was renamed Caymen and got signed with record label Sony/BMG Sweden. They released three singles and toured most of North Europe playing at various venues. Caymen had an 8-year run with modest success in the Scandinavian music scene before calling it quits.[1]

Music video career[edit]


Music Production[edit]

Discography (production)[edit]

Film: Convincing Clooney[edit]

Main article: Convincing Clooney


Acting and Various


  1. ^ Alec Cartio - Know him better
  2. ^ Sundholm, Magnus (20 March 2007). "Velvet spelar in video med modellen Beiron". Aftonbladet (in Swedish). Retrieved 3 August 2010. 

External links[edit]

Convincing Clooney