Alexander Gould

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Alexander Gould
Alexander Gould (cropped).jpeg
Gould in October 2009
Born Alexander Jerome Gould
(1994-05-04) May 4, 1994 (age 22)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Nationality American
Occupation Actor
Years active 1996–present
Notable work Nemo in Finding Nemo
Bambi in Bambi II
Twitch in How to Eat Fried Worms
Shane Botwin in Weeds

Alexander Jerome Gould (born May 4, 1994) is an American actor. Gould played Twitch in How to Eat Fried Worms and Shane Botwin in Weeds. He also voiced Nemo in Finding Nemo and Bambi in Bambi II.

Personal life[edit]

Gould was born in Los Angeles, to Tom and Valerie Gould. He has two younger sisters, Emma and Kelly, who are actresses. Gould practices Judaism, and is active in the Conservative Jewish youth group USY (he was president of his local USY synagogue chapter during his senior year of high school). He participated in Nativ, a gap year program, where he spent ten months living in Israel, including time in the Negev desert, teaching English to elementary school children.[1][2][3][4] Gould is a student at Brandeis University.[4][5] He formerly attended Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts, until the end of his sophomore year when he transferred to Brandeis, in Waltham, Massachusetts, where he is studying Philosophy.

Career[edit]

Gould made his television debut in Freaks and Geeks and feature film debut They. He voiced the title characters in Finding Nemo and Bambi II. Gould played Shane Botwin in Showtime's Weeds and David Collins in the WB remake of the soap opera Dark Shadows, but its pilot episode was rejected by The WB and never aired.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
1998 City of Angels Little Boy Uncredited
2000 Mexico City Peter Cobb
2002 They Young Billy
2003 Finding Nemo Nemo (voice)
Exploring the Reef Nemo (voice) Short
2005 Diary of a Worm Narrator Short
Wheelmen Arthur
2006 Bambi II Bambi (voice)
Curious George Kid (voice)
How to Eat Fried Worms Twitch
2011 Ties Evan Short film
2016 Finding Dory Passenger Carl / Additional Voices Cameo
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1996 Bailey Kipper's P.O.V. Young Bailey Kipper Episode: "Teacher, Teacher"
2000 Freaks and Geeks Ronnie Episode: "Chokin' and Tokin"
Malcolm in the Middle Egg Episode: "Funeral"
The Geena Davis Show Sam Episode: "Cooties"
2001 Ally McBeal Ben 2 episodes
7th Heaven Pee Wee #1 Episode: "Apologize"
The Day the World Ended Young Ben Television film
Family Law Josh Deverell Episode: "Angel's Flight"
2002 Even Stevens Grayson Episode: "Little Mr. Sacktown"
Boomtown Tom at 8 Episode: "Reelin' in the Years"
2004 Dark Shadows David Collins Unaired
Television film
Oliver Beene Young Ted Episode: "Soup to Nuts"
2005–12 Weeds Shane Botwin 102 episodes
2005 Duck Dodgers Boy / Young Son (voices) 2 episodes
2007 Criminal Minds Jeremy Jacobs Episode: "Seven Seconds"
2008 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Jack Trembley Episode: "Unorthodox"
Pushing Daisies Elliott McQuoddy Episode: "The Legend of Merle McQuoddy"
2009 Supernatural Cole Griffiths Episode: "Death Takes a Holiday"
2010 The Life & Times of Tim Boy Scout (voice) Episode: "The Girl Scout Incident/Rodney Has a Wife?"
Direct-to-video
Year Title Role Notes
2007 The Librarian from the Black Lagoon Hubie Narrator
Short film
2013 Superman: Unbound Jimmy Olsen (voice)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Association Category Work Result
2004 Online Film & Television Association Awards Best Voice-Over Performance Finding Nemo Won
Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a Voice-Over Role - Young Actor Won
2007 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Weeds Nominated
Young Artist Awards Best Performance in a TV Series - Supporting Young Actor Won
Best Young Ensemble in a Feature Film How to Eat Fried Worms Won
2008 Best Performance in a TV Series - Supporting Young Actor Weeds Nominated
2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Nominated

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