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Scott Alexander was born on June 16, 1963 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for 1408 (2007), Ed Wood (1994) and Man on the Moon (1999). See full bio »

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1408 Writer
Ed Wood
Ed Wood Writer
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 2017 Death Wish (filming)
  The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (TV Series) (developed for television by - 10 episodes, 2016) (written by - 5 episodes, 2016)
- The Verdict (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Manna from Heaven (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- A Jury in Jail (2016) ... (creator)
- Conspiracy Theories (2016) ... (creator)
- Marcia, Marcia, Marcia (2016) ... (creator)
 2015 Goosebumps (story)
 2014/I Big Eyes (written by)
 2007 1408 (screenplay)
 2003 Agent Cody Banks (screenplay)
 2000 Screwed (written by)
 1999 Man on the Moon (written by)
 1997 That Darn Cat (screenplay - as S.M. Alexander)
 1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt (written by)
 1995 Problem Child 3: Junior in Love (TV Movie) (characters)
 1994 Ed Wood (written by)
 1993-1994 Problem Child (TV Series) (developer - 26 episodes)
- The Wilderness Healys (1994) ... (creator)
- The Legend of Big Bob Healy (1994) ... (creator)
- The Cyndi Kerrigan Story (1994) ... (creator)
- Teacher of the Year (1994) ... (creator)
- Sawdust, Tinsel and Junior (1994) ... (creator)
 1991 Problem Child 2 (characters) / (written by)
 1991 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Trap (1991) ... (written by)
 1990 Monsters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Murray's Monster (1990) ... (writer)
 1990 Problem Child (written by)
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S.M. Alexander | Scott M. Alexander

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