Alex Dinelaris


Alexander Dinelaris is an Academy Award and Golden Globe winner for the

screenplay of Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). He is the co-creator

and executive producer of the upcoming series The One Percent for the Starz

network, starring Ed Helms, Hilary Swank and Ed Harris. His film The Year of the

Monarchs is currently in development with Mandalay Entertainment and he is co-

writing an upcoming untitled feature film with director Guillermo Del Toro.

Alexander is also the book writer of Gloria and Emilio Estefan’s upcoming Broadway

musical On Your Feet! Other recent work includes The Bodyguard musical on the

West End and his plays Red Dog Howls (New York Theater Workshop), Still Life

(Manhattan Class Company), The Chaos Theories (Shotgun Theater) and In This, Our

Time (59e59). Mr. Dinelaris is a proud member of the Writer’s Guild and the

Dramatists Guild.

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BS, Rochester University
Film and television credits include
Writer, Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance); co-creator, executive producer, The One Percent
Theater credits include
Writer, On You Feet; Still Life; In This, Our Time; The Chaos Theories; The Bodyguard; Red Dog Howls
Still Life
Awards include
Academy Award, Golden Globe