Linz, Alex D. 1989–

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Linz, Alex D. 1989–

(Alex Linz)


Full name, Alexander David Linz; born January 3, 1989, in Santa Barbara, CA; son of Daniel Linz (a professor of psychology) and Deborah Baltaxe (a lawyer). Avocational Interests: Playing the drums, sports.

Addresses: Manager—Elissa Leeds-Fickman, Reel Talent/Reel Kids (also known as Reel Talent Management), 980 North Bundy, Los Angeles, CA 90049.

Career: Actor. Appeared in television commercials.

Awards, Honors: ShoWest Award, young star of the year, National Association of Theatre Owners, 1997; YoungStar Award, best performance by a young actor in a comedy film, Hollywood Reporter, and Young Artist Award nomination, best performance by an actor age ten or under in a feature film, Young Artist Foundation, both 1997, for One Fine Day; YoungStar Award nomination, best performance by a young actor in a comedy film, and Young Artist Award nomination, best actor age ten or under in a feature film, both 1998, for Home Alone 3; Young Artist Award nomination, best voice performance by a young actor in a television movie or feature film, 2000, for Tarzan; Young Artist Award nomination, best performance by a leading young actor in a television movie or special, 2002, for The Jennie Project.


Film Appearances:

Sammy Parker, One Fine Day, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1996.

(Uncredited) The Cable Guy, Columbia/TriStar, 1996.

Alex Pruitt, Home Alone 3, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1997.

Voice of Franklin, The Wacky Adventures of Ronald McDonald: Scared Silly (animated), 1998.

Freud, My Brother the Pig, Unapix Entertainment, 1999.

Voice of young Tarzan, Tarzan (animated), Buena Vista, 1999.

Billy von Huber, Race to Space (also known as Race to Space—Mission ins Unbekannte), Lions Gate Films, 2000.

Scott Janello, Bounce, Miramax, 2000.

Voice of young Cale, Titan A.E. (animated; also known as Planet Ice, Titan A.E.: After Earth, and Titan: After Earth), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2000.

Max Keeble, Max Keeble's Big Move (also known as 7th Grade Heart Attack), Buena Vista/Walt Disney, 2001.

Voice of young Francis Dolarhyde, Red Dragon (also known as Roter Drache), Universal, 2001.

(As Alex Linz) Billy, The Moguls (also known as The Amateurs), Bauer Martinez Studios, 2006.

Television Appearances; Series:

Phillip Chancellor McNeil IV, The Young and the Restless (also known as Y & R), CBS, 1995.

Pete Calcatera, a recurring role, Providence, NBC, 2001–2002.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Teddy, Vanished (also known as Danielle Steel's "Vanished"), NBC, 1995.

Jonathan Johnson, The Uninvited (also known as Victim of the Haunt), 1996.

Bruno Battaglia (title role), Bruno (also known as The Dress Code), Starz!, 2000.

Andrew Archibald, The Jennie Project, The Disney Channel, 2001.

Alex Schlotsky, Full-Court Miracle, The Disney Channel, 2003.

Television Appearances; Awards Presentations:

Presenter, Fourth Annual VH1 Honors (also known as VH1 Honors), VH1, 1997.

The ShoWest Awards, TNT, 1997.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Howie Warren, "The Flight before Christmas," Step by Step, ABC, 1995.

Jason, "The Replacements," Cybill, CBS, 1995.

Jesse Stipanovic, "Chip off the Old Clark," Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (also known as Lois and Clark and The New Adventures of Superman), ABC, 1995.

Voice, "A Room with No Viewfinder/Krumm Rises to the Top," Aaahh!! Real Monsters (animated), Nickelodeon and YTV, 1995.

Dennis, "Mars Attacks," ER (also known as Emergency Room), NBC, 2000.

Joey, "Stealing Hope," Touched by an Angel, CBS, 2000.

(As Alex Linz) Voice of Arnold, "April Fool's Day," Hey Arnold! (animated), Nickelodeon, 2002.

(As Alex Linz) Voice of Arnold, "The Journal: Part 1 & 2," Hey Arnold! (animated), Nickelodeon, 2002.

Hunter, "The Kindness of Strangers," Jack & Bobby, The WB, 2004.

Public service announcement child, "Drugs," Cross-balls: The Debate Show (also known as Crossballs), Comedy Central, 2004.

Television Guest Appearances; Episodic:

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, NBC, 1996.

The Rosie O'Donnell Show, syndicated, 1997.

Donnie & Marie (also known as Donny and Marie Hour), syndicated, 2000.

Hollywood Squares (also known as H2 and H2: Hollywood Squares), syndicated, 2001.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Carson, Carson's Vertical Suburbia, ABC, c. 1999.

Richie Sommerset, Exit 9, The WB, 2003.



Himself and Max Keeble, Alex to the Max: The Making of "Max Keeble's Big Movie," Walt Disney Home Video, 2002.

Video Games:

Voice of young Tarzan, Tarzan, 1999.



Disney Adventure, January, 1998, pp. 30-33.

Entertainment Weekly, December 13, 1996, p. 54.

People Weekly, January 20, 1997, p. 20.

Time for Kids, December 6, 1996, p. 8.

Totally Fox Kids, winter, 1997, p. 26.