Alex Portenko

Decibel Media Group - 310-774-2574 (Manager) , and First Class Talent Agency - 818-424-3282 (Theatrical, Commercial)

Male Caucasian

Blonde Blue 215lbs 6'2"

XL 36" 34" 10.5 46L


Film

RoleDirectorProduction
Snow Child   Supp. Lead Diana Cignoni Ground Hero Film
Ghost Light   Supporting John Stimpson H9 Films
Proud Mary   Principal Babak Najafi Sony/ Screen Gems
The Rehearsal   Supporting Courtney Therond
Melancholy   Lead John Van DeReit
The Gate   Lead Michael Choueri

Stage

RoleDirectorProduction
Merchant of Venice   Bassanio Gideon Schein Parson's Nose Theatre
Henry VI Part 1 (Staged Reading)   Somerset Armin Shimerman Antaeus Theatre Co.
Really   Calvin Shawn LaCount Company One
The Totalitarians   Ben Jeff Zinn Gloucester Stage Co.
The Merry Widow   Kivowitz Lillian Groag Boston Lyric Opera
The Normal Heart   Bruce Niles Catherine Bertrand Salem Theatre Co.
Legend of the Hanging Judge   Nathaniel Hawthorne Anne Lucas House of Seven Gables
Zalmen or the Madness of God   Alexey Guila Clara Kessous Harvard Laboratory

Commercial

RoleDirectorProduction
Chewse Commerical   Office Worker Don Downie Small Media Extra Large
ZDI RoomReady   Office Worker Graham Shepherd ZDI/Cisco Spark
Leica   Construction Worker Mike Pecci Redtree Productions
 
 

Industrial

RoleDirectorProduction
Welcome to Salem State   Lead Salem State University
SSU Recruitment Video   Lead Salem State University
 
 
 

Hosting

RoleDirectorProduction
Celtics Hometown Hero   Announcer Comcast Sportsnet
 
 
 
 

Training

BFA Theatre Performance, Salem State University, Adv. Scene Study w/ Elizabeth Mestnik, Elizabeth Mestnik Acting Studio, Armin Shimerman - Mastering Shakespeare, Antaeus Theatre Academy, Jon Shear's Take Action Workshop, Gregg Binkley's Professional Actor's Workshop, John Sloan - Under the Veil: Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov - Scene Study, Antaeus Theatre Academy  
 

Special Skills

ACTING GENRES, STYLES AND TECHNIQUES

Style

Action (Intermediate), Comedy (Advanced), Crime (Intermediate), Drama (Advanced), Family (Intermediate), Horror (Intermediate), Improv (Advanced), Lee Strasberg (Beginner), Method (Intermediate), Romantic (Intermediate), Sanford Meisner (Advanced), Science Fiction (Beginner), Sports (Advanced), Stanislavsky (Advanced), Stella Adler (Intermediate), Suspense (Beginner), Uta Hagen (Advanced), War (Advanced), Western (Beginner)
 

Athletic

Extreme Sports

BMX (Beginner), CYCLING, GENERAL (Intermediate), MTN BIKING (Beginner), SKEET/TRAP SHOOTING (Intermediate), SKY DIVING (Beginner)
 

General

ARCHERY (Beginner), BADMINTON (Intermediate), BASKETBALL (Advanced), BOATING (Intermediate), BOWLING (Beginner), CANOEING (Intermediate), DRIVE A BOAT (Intermediate), FENCING (Beginner), FISHING (Intermediate), FOOTBALL (Advanced), FRISBEE (Intermediate), JOGGING (Advanced), KAYAKER (Intermediate), PING PONG (Intermediate), RUNNING (Intermediate), TRAMPOLINE (Beginner), WEIGHT LIFTER (Intermediate)
 

Swimming

FREESTYLE (Beginner), SWIMMING, GENERAL (Intermediate)
 

Track & Field

HIGH JUMP (Intermediate), HURDLE (Beginner), SPRINTER (Advanced), TRACK, GENERAL (Intermediate)
 

Fighting and Weapons

General Weapons

AUTOMATIC WEAPON (Beginner), HANDGUN (Intermediate), LONG BOW (Beginner), RIFLE (Intermediate)
 

Martial Arts

TAE KWON DO (Beginner)
 

Stage Combat

HAND-TO-HAND (Advanced), SWORDS (Beginner)
 

Improvisation and Comedy

Improvisation & Comedic Performance

IMPROV, GENERAL (Advanced), LONG FORM (Intermediate), SHORT FORM (Intermediate), SKETCH (Beginner), STAND-UP COMEDY (Intermediate)
 

Languages and Accents/Dialects

Accents/Dialects

BRITISH (Intermediate), COCKNEY (Advanced), NEW ENGLAND / BOSTON (Intermediate), RUSSIAN (Advanced)
 

Languages

RUSSIAN (Advanced)
 

Other

Driving Skills

4WD (Intermediate), DUNE BUGGY (Beginner), SAILBOAT (Intermediate)
 

Horse Riding

HORSEBACK RIDING, GENERAL (Beginner)
 

Licenses

CLASS C (Advanced)
 

Miscellaneous

BARTENDER (Beginner), CARPENTRY (Intermediate), CHEF (Beginner), HOSTING (Beginner), STAND-IN EXPERIENCE (Intermediate), TELEPROMPTER (Intermediate), VIDEO GAMES (Intermediate)
 

Stunts

PRAT FALLS (Intermediate)
 

Performance

Circus Skills

JUGGLER (Beginner)
 

Instruments

GUITAR (Intermediate), UKULELE (Beginner)
 

Vocal Range

BARITONE (Intermediate)
 

Possessions