Down 1,595 this week

Alex Gibney

Alex Gibney was born on October 23, 1953 in New York City, New York, USA as Philip Alexander Gibney. He is a producer and director, known for Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005), Taxi to the Dark Side (2007) and The Armstrong Lie (2013). He has been married to Anne Morgan DeBevoise since August 14, 1982. They have three children. See full bio »

Prop Master Reveals Movie Secrets Behind Iconic Props

IMDb goes behind the scenes with movie prop master Russell Bobbitt to learn the secrets and stories behind iconic props from Avengers: Infinity War, Iron Man, Charlie's Angels, and more. IMDb in Partnership with Zippo.

Watch the video

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 27 Jul 2016
a list of 42 people
created 24 Feb 2014
a list of 654 people
created 08 Mar 2016
a list of 76 people
created 11 Jul 2011
a list of 394 people
created 02 Feb 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Alex Gibney's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 26 wins & 56 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Producer (80 credits)
  Untitled Alex Gibney/HBO Project (Documentary) (producer) (pre-production)
 2019 Why We Hate (TV Series documentary) (executive producer) (pre-production)
  Return to Timbuktu (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
 2017 The Penny Black (Documentary) (executive producer) (post-production)
 2014-2018 Death Row Stories (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 17 episodes)
 2018 The Looming Tower (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
 2018 Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind (Documentary) (producer)
  Dirty Money (TV Series documentary) (director - 6 episodes, 2018) (executive producer - 6 episodes, 2018)
 2017 Rolling Stone: Stories from the Edge (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 No Stone Unturned (Documentary) (producer)
 2017 The Last Shot (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
 2017 The China Hustle (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 Elián (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 Parched (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
 2017 Accidental Anarchist (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 American Jihad (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 Water & Power: A California Heist (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 City of Ghosts (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 Every Move You Make (Documentary) (consulting producer)
 2016 The Killing Season (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
 2016 Too Hip for the Room: The Righteous Reign of Lord Buckley (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
 2016 Spring Broke (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 The 4%: Film's Gender Problem (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 The New Yorker Presents (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
 2016 Cooked (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
 2016 Zero Days (Documentary) (producer)
 2015 Janis: Little Girl Blue (Documentary) (producer)
 2015 Sinatra: All or Nothing at All (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
 2015 Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine (Documentary) (producer)
 2015 What's Motivating Hayes (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2015 Going Clear: Scientology & the Prison of Belief (Documentary) (producer)
 2014 Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 Edge of Eighteen (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
 2014 Sunshine Superman (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 30 for 30: Soccer Stories (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
 2014 Finding Fela! (Documentary) (producer)
 2013 The Armstrong Lie (Documentary) (producer)
 2013 History of the Eagles (TV Mini-Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes)
 2013 We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (Documentary) (producer)
 2012 Venus and Serena (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (Documentary) (producer)
 2011 Biba! One Island, 879 Votes (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 The Last Gladiators (Documentary) (producer)
 2011 Catching Hell (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 Magic Trip: Ken Kesey's Search for a Kool Place (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Freakonomics (Documentary) (segment producer)
 2010 My Trip to Al-Qaeda (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Casino Jack and the United States of Money (Documentary) (producer)
 2009 Dirty Business (Video documentary) (producer)
 2009 Money Driven Medicine (Documentary) (producer)
 2008 Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 Mr. Untouchable (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 Love Comes Lately (executive producer)
 2007 Taxi to the Dark Side (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 No End in Sight (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2006 The Human Behavior Experiments (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2006 The House Is Burning (producer)
 2006 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities (Documentary) (producer)
 2006 Who Killed the Electric Car? (Documentary) (consulting producer)
 2005 Behind Those Eyes (Documentary) (producer)
 2005 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Documentary) (producer)
 2005 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
 2004 Lightning in a Bottle (Documentary) (producer)
  The Blues (TV Series documentary) (series producer - 2 episodes, 2003) (producer - 1 episode, 2003)
 2003 The Soul of a Man (Documentary) (producer) / (series producer)
 2002 The Trials of Henry Kissinger (Documentary) (producer)
 2001 Brooklyn Babylon (executive producer)
 2000 The Kennedy Center Presents: Speak Truth to Power (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2000 Soldiers in the Army of God (Documentary) (senior producer)
 2000 The Huntress (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
 1999 The Sexual Century: Sexual Explorers (TV Movie) (producer)
 1999 The Sexual Century: The Sexual Revolution (TV Movie) (producer)
 1998 AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: Love Crazy (TV Special documentary) (producer)
 1997 The Fifties (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer)
 1992 The Pacific Century (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
 1988 Manufacturing Miracles (Short) (producer)
 1980 The Ruling Classroom (producer)
Show Show Director (44 credits)
Show Show Writer (29 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Editorial department (1 credit)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (11 credits)
Show Show Self (47 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 8 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:


Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on Magic Trip: Ken Kesey's Search for a Kool Place (2011)'s original footage]: If you had to watch all 40 hours, it would be like something out of A Clockwork Orange (1971). They'd have to prop your eyelids open. Kesey had an innate distrust of experts: stay away from the experts. In this case that meant stay away from a cameraman. Imagine how great it would have been if they had a real ... See more »


Dedicated his Oscar win for Best Documentary for Taxi to the Dark Side (2007) to Dilawar, the 22-year-old Afghan taxi driver on whom the documentary is based. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Sci-Fi Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular sci-fi movies and TV shows available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial