September 21, 1965 |
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Alexandra "Xan" Cassavetes (Greek: Αλεξάνδρα Κασσαβέτης; born September 21, 1965) is an American actress and director. She is the daughter of Greek-American actor-director John Cassavetes and actress Gena Rowlands. She is the granddaughter of actress Katherine Cassavetes. She is the sister of actor-director Nick Cassavetes and actor-screenwriter-director Zoe Cassavetes.
Cassavetes directed 2004 documentary, Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession, which explores the historic influence of the cable television station Z Channel. The film won acclaim, and screened out of competition at the Cannes Film Festival. In 2012, Cassavetes wrote and directed her first dramatic feature, vampire tale Kiss of the Damned.
|1971||Minnie and Moskowitz||Young Girl in Ballet Tutu||Uncredited|
|1974||A Woman Under the Influence||Adrienne Jensen|
|1984||Love Streams||Backup Singer|
|2006||Alpha Dog||Jonna Kirshner|
- Writer and director
|2000||Dust||Writer, director||Short film|
|2004||Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession||Director||Documentary|
|2008||New York, I Love You||Writer||Segment: "Allen Hughes"|
|2012||Kiss of the Damned||Writer, director|
- "Alexandra K Cassavetes, Born 09/21/1965". The California Birth Index.
- Z Channel official website
- Alexandra Cassavetes at the Internet Movie Database
- Alexandra Cassavetes – la Repubblica.it
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