Alexander Payne


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  • Birth Name: Constantine Alexander Payne
  • Birth Place: Omaha, NE
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/10/1961, Aquarius
  • Profession: Director; writer; producer
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VIDEO: The Colbert Report 2/19/2014

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Director Alexander Payne talks about his Academy Award-nominated film "Nebraska." watch

VIDEO: 'The Whole Beefalo'

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Aired: 12/4/2011

(Season Three Finale) With the fate of the Wellness Center hanging in the balance,Ray and Tanya must find Charlie and recover their forty grand. Matt accuses Jess of urine tampering; Lenore's endgame blows up in her face. watch

American Hustle, Gravity Lead Oscar Nominations

American Hustle and Gravity topped Thursday's Academy Award nominations with 10 each, with the former landing nods in all four acting categories.

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Gray Matters

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Cedar Rapids
The Descendants
Nebraska [HD]

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The Colbert Report 2/19/2014
'The Whole Beefalo'
'A Monkey Named Simian' or 'Frances is Not a Fan.'
'I, Sandee' or 'This Sex. Which Is. Not One.'

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Year Title Description
2013 Nebraska Movie, Director
2011 The Descendants Movie, Director
2011 The Descendants Movie, Writer
2011 Cedar Rapids Movie, Producer
2011 The Descendants Movie, Producer

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Homeland, Modern Family, Breaking Bad Win at Writers Guild Awards

Homeland, Modern Family and Breaking Bad won big at Sunday's Writers Guild Awards, as each series took home two awards.

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Hugo, The Artist Lead Oscar Nominations

Hugo received the most nominations — 11 — for the 84th Academy Awards, followed closely by Best Picture favorite The Artist with 10.

The Martin Scorsese will be one of nine films vying for Best Picture against The Artist, The Descendants, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, The Help, Midnight in Paris, Moneyball, The Tree of Life and War Horse. Under new Academy rules, the ...
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Katie Holmes Not Pregnant, and More Love Notes

A spokesperson for Katie Holmes tells Us that despite recent puffy-bloused photos and typical tabloid "speculation," Tom Cruise's missus "is not pregnant".... Virtually everybody from Lindsay Lohan's camp, Papa Michael included, is coming forth to rebuff a rumor that the recently rehabbed starlet is betrothed to snowboarder Riley Giles. (Too bad — he sounds like such a catch!).... Grey's Anatomy grump Sandra Oh's divorce from filmmaker hubby Alexander Payne was finalized on Thursday, says TV's Extra. read more

Love Notes: Divorce Final for Grey's Star

Per Us Weekly, Sandra Oh's divorce from writer-director Alexander Payne, with whom she did Sideways, was finalized on Dec. 21. The couple wed Jan. 1, 2003, and Oh filed for divorce 15 months later.... American Idol Carrie Underwood is dating Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo, says In Touch.... Kate Moss and on-again/off-again beau Pete Doherty may tie the knot this week in London, reports the U.K.'s Daily Mail. Now, I'm just spitballing here, but... maybe a honeymoon in Colombia? read more


Charlie Rose - Ezra Vogel / Alexander Payne (November 28, 2011)
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