• Alexander Bauer (born 1985) is an actor and filmscore writer, son of actor Steven Bauer and actress Melanie Griffith.
• Alexander was raised in the US and attended school in Los Angeles, but has not revealed any further education.
• Alexander has co-written and/or worked as cinematographer and electrical department in several films, but details of his career are mostly unknown.
• Alexander's marital status and sexual orientation are unknown; there are rumors that he is either gay or married, but they remain unconfirmed.
• Alexander enjoys music, travel, movies, animals, and is estimated to have a net worth of over $100,000.
Who is Alexander Bauer?
Alexander Bauer was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 22 August 1985 – his zodiac sign is Leo, and he holds American nationality. He’s an actor and filmscore writer, but who’s probably known best for being the son of famous American actor Steven Bauer.
Early life and education
Alexander was raised in the US by his father, and his mother Melanie Griffith, who’s a famous American actress and movie producer. He has a paternal brother Dylan Dean Steven Bauer, who was born on 14 May 1990, and whose mother is Ingrid Anderson; he also has two maternal sisters – Stella Banderas. and Dakota Johnson who is today a famous actress and model, perhaps known best for her lead role in the film series “Fifty Shades”.
Alexander grew up being interested in acting, mostly because he was motivated by his parents’ careers; they occasionally took him to their movie sets, and Alexander practiced acting with his school’s drama club. However, it didn’t take long for him to learn that he wasn’t talented enough to pursue a career as an actor, and thus chose to focus on other things.
He matriculated in 2003, and because Alexander hasn’t spoken about his further education, most of his parents’ fans believe that he hasn’t attended college.
In 2013, Alexander co-wrote the short comedy movie “Kazoo’s on First”, and also worked as its cinematographer. It was co-written by Cody Dinsen, who starred in it alongside C. B. Jacobson and Lindsay Kay, and shows two friends who are learning to play the kazoo.
Alexander was an extra (male customer) in the 2015 comedy movie “This Loneliness”, written and directed by C. B. Jacobson, who also starred in it alongside Corey Smith and Breann Thorne. It follows the lives of Mid-western men, especially their relations with women; Alexander also worked in the movie’s camera and electrical department, then the same during the shooting of the 2015 short movie “Holding”. Written and directed by John Scott, it starred Daniel Barth, Raine Hokan and Michael Kelley, and follows the lives of two best friends.
Alexander has been keeping other details regarding his career away from the media’s attention.
Wife and kids
Alexander is highly secretive when it comes to talking about his love life, but there are still many rumors circulating the internet, concerning both his current marital status, and his sexual orientation.
The guy is Dakota's half big brother Alexander Bauer. 🙂 *Sorry for my mistake.* pic.twitter.com/9XIpWLJFMJ
— Dakota Johnson Fans (@DakotaJLife) January 15, 2015
Some of his parents’ fans believe that Alexander is either gay or bisexual, and that this is why he avoids speaking of his past and present relationships; some have even claimed to have seen a man resembling Alexander kissing a man at a party in Los Angeles, but it hasn’t been confirmed that the man was indeed him.
There are also those who think that Alexander’s today perhaps a married man, and simply prefers to keep his family away from the media’s attention, but this also remains unconfirmed.
As of December 2021, Alexander appears to be single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Alexander likes to travel, and has been all around the US during his teenage years, as his parents occasionally took him with them when they were shooting for their movies and TV series.
He has since also been to a couple of European and African countries – his dream travel destination is Giza in Egypt.
He’s a huge lover of animals, and has apparently volunteered at a local animal shelter in Los Angeles, as well as donated money to it.
Alexander is into music, and some of his favorite musicians are the late Kurt Cobain, Beyonce and Eminem.
He enjoys watching movies late at night – his favorite actors are Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, while a couple of his favorite films include the trilogy “The Godfather”, “Scarface” and “Scent of a Woman”.
Age, height and net worth
Alexander’s age is 36. He has long brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 5ft 9ins (1.75m) and he weighs around 155lbs (70kgs).
As of December 2021, his net worth has been estimated at over $100,000, while his father Steven’s net worth is reputedly more than $5 million, and his mother Melanie’s wealth at over $40 million.
Who is his father Steven Bauer?
Esteban Ernesto Echevarria Samson, known better as Steven Bauer, was born in Havana, Cuba on 2 December 1956 – his zodiac sign is Sagittarius, and he holds American nationality. He has appeared in close to 200 movies and TV series, and is probably still known best for his portrayal of Manny Ribera, one of the lead characters in the 1983 crime movie “Scarface”. It was directed by Brian De Palma, also starred Al Pacino and Michelle Pfeiffer, and follows a Cuban immigrant who’s trying to become a drug lord in Miami in the ‘80s; the film was nominated for eight awards, and is rated by many to be amongst the best movies of all time.
Steven moved with his family to the US in 1960, and was raised there by his father Esteban Echevarria who was a commercial pilot, and his mother Lillian Samson Agostini, who was a high school teacher.
He studied at Miami Coral Park High School, and upon matriculating in 1974, enrolled at Miami Dade Community College; Steven switched to the University of Miami after a year, and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1978.
He gained recognition when he was cast to play a supporting character in the comedy series “Qué Pasa, USA?” between 1977 and 1979, and a couple of his following notable performances were in the 1986 action comedy movie “Running Scared”, the 1990 mini-series “Drug Wars: The Camarena Story”, and the 1996 mystery crime drama “Primal Fear”.
Steven has since been highly active in the film industry, appearing in many critically acclaimed movies and TV series – three of his most recent roles have been in the 2021 films “Mister Mayfair”, “A Song to Kill For” and “Nothing Is Impossible”.
For his acting skills, Steven has won nine of the 14 awards for which he’s been nominated, including a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor, for his performance in “Scarface”.
He has been married four times – Alexander’s mother Melanie was his first wife, and the two were together from 1981 to 1989. Steven married his second wife Ingrid Anderson in 1989, and they divorced two years later; his third wife was Christian Boney, to whom he was married from 1992 to 2002. He was married to his fourth wife Paulette Miltimore from 2003 to 2012.
Who is Alexander’s mother Melanie Griffith?
Melanie Griffith was born in New York City USA on 9 August 1957 – her zodiac sign is Leo, and she holds American nationality.
She’s been credited with appearing in close to 100 movies and TV series, while she’s perhaps still known best for her portrayal of the main character Tess McGill, in the hit romantic comedy movie “Working Girl”. It was directed by Mike Nichols, also starred Harrison Ford and Sigourney Weaver, and follows a secretary who has confided in her boss, telling him her original business idea, which he then steals from her; the movie won 10 awards, including a Golden Globe for Best Music, Original Song, while it was nominated for 17 other awards.
Melanie was raised in Manhattan, New York City by her parents Peter Griffith and Tippi Hedren, both of whom were popular actors; they separated when Melanie was two, and she moved with her mother to Los Angeles.
Melanie’s father then married the actress and model Nanita Greene, and she gave birth to Melanie’s half-siblings Tracy and Clay A. Griffith. Melanie’s mother pushed her into the film industry, arranging for her to appear in various TV commercials and series, while she also studied at Hollywood Professional School.
She was only 14 years old when she fell in love with the famous American actor Donnie Wayne ‘Don’ Johnson, whom she met on the set of the 1973 movie “The Harrad Experiment”; they were married for half a year in 1976. Melanie gained recognition in 1975, when she played a supporting character in the critically acclaimed neo-noir movie “Night Moves”, while a couple of her following notable performances were in the 1977 sports movie “One on One”, the 1984 thriller film “Body Double”, and the 1988 science fiction movie “Cherry 2000”.
On 4 October 1989, she gave birth to her and Don Johnson’s daughter Dakota Johnson, after she and Don had reconciled and remarried, however, they divorced in 1996. In the same year, she starred alongside Antonio Banderas in the comedy film “Two Much”, and they subsequently started dating, marrying by the end of the year. She went on to appear in many popular movies and TV series in the following two decades, however, Melanie became addicted to drugs, and it damaged her marriage with Antonio; the two divorced in 2015.
For her acting skills, Melanie has won 12 of the 34 awards for which she has been nominated, including a 1989 Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and a 1990 BAFTA Award for Best Actress, both for her performance in “Working Girl”. She was also nominated for a 2000 Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie, for her performance in “RKO 281”.
Melanie is a philanthropist, and has mostly been focused on donating and raising money for Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.