Alex Ziwak

Actor | Stunts
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KNOWN FOR 
Blue Bloods (2010-2018) | John Wick (2014) | The Drop (2014)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 35-55
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Brown
EYES *
Blue
WEIGHT *
215 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
ATHLETICS *
Baseball | Basketball | Martial Arts | Football | Soccer | Boxing  Less
ACCENTS *
Southern | German | Italian | Russian | Jamaican | Middle Eastern  Less
LANGUAGES *
Russian
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

Filmography Filter

Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Castle RockCastle Rock (TV Series) Prison Inmate (3 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 3 Filming
Past Film & Video (26 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Proud MaryProud Mary Stunt Performer (gangster)  Less 2018 $14MM $21MM / $18MM
  • Primary photo for The Polka KingThe Polka King Prison Inmate (uncredited)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for John Wick: Chapter 2John Wick: Chapter 2 Russian Gunman (uncredited)  Less 2017 $40MM $92MM / $158MM
  • Primary photo for ChuckChuck Prisoner (uncredited)  Less 2016 $321K / —
  • Primary photo for Run All NightRun All Night Undercover Detective (uncredited)  Less 2015 $50MM $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for John WickJohn Wick Assassin (uncredited)  Less 2014 $20MM $43MM / $131MM
  • Primary photo for The EqualizerThe Equalizer Russian Heavy / Bouncer (uncredited)  Less 2014 $55MM $102MM / $192MM
  • Primary photo for A Walk Among the TombstonesA Walk Among the Tombstones Man in Video Store (uncredited)  Less 2014 $28MM $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for The DropThe Drop Chechen Thug (uncredited)  Less 2014 $13MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Charlie MantleCharlie Mantle VIP in Lounge  Less 2014 $300K
  • Primary photo for Draft DayDraft Day ESPN Camera Man (uncredited)  Less 2014 $25MM $29MM / —
  • Primary photo for Louder Than WordsLouder Than Words Tough Guy Trucker  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Chinese PuzzleChinese Puzzle Un voyageur européen branché (uncredited)  Less 2013 $335K / —
  • Primary photo for Labor DayLabor Day Prisoner (uncredited)  Less 2013 $18MM $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for PawnPawn Arkady  Less 2013 $2K / —
  • Primary photo for Greetings from Tim BuckleyGreetings from Tim Buckley Hells Angel  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Here Comes the BoomHere Comes the Boom MMA Corner Man (uncredited)  Less 2012 $42MM $45MM / $73MM
  • Primary photo for The Dark Knight RisesThe Dark Knight Rises Thug (uncredited)  Less 2012 $250MM $448MM / $1.08B
  • Primary photo for Men in Black 3Men in Black 3 Prisoner (uncredited)  Less 2012 $225MM $179MM / $624MM
  • Primary photo for LoosiesLoosies Subway Commuter (uncredited)  Less 2011 $3.9MM $3K / —
  • Primary photo for ArthurArthur Casual New Yorker (uncredited)  Less 2011 $40MM $33MM / $46MM
  • Primary photo for The Music Never StoppedThe Music Never Stopped Stage Security (uncredited)  Less 2011 $4MM $258K / —
  • Primary photo for Fight the Panda SyndicateFight the Panda Syndicate Sgt. Sharpmann  Less 2008 $60K
  • Primary photo for Front ManFront Man Steve Reiger - Lead Singer  Less 2008 $100K
  • Primary photo for GravelGravel (Video) Mr. Winters, Stunt Coordinator  Less 2007 $20K
  • Primary photo for A Perfect MurderA Perfect Murder Blue Collar Worker (uncredited)  Less 1998 $60MM $68MM / $128MM
Past Television (22 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Blue BloodsBlue Bloods (TV Series) Undercover Detective (73 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2018 73
    • Erasing History (Jan 19, 2018) Undercover Detective (uncredited)  Less
    • Heavy is the Head (Dec 8, 2017) Undercover Detective (uncredited)  Less
    • Pick Your Poison (Nov 17, 2017) Undercover Detective (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The DetourThe Detour (TV Series) Martial Art Instructor (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • The Tournament (Mar 21, 2017) Martial Art Instructor (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The AffairThe Affair (TV Series) Prison Inmate (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Episode #3.1 (Nov 20, 2016) Prison Inmate (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for GothamGotham (TV Series) Thug / Assassin / Russian Mobster (4 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2016 4
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  • Primary photo for BlindspotBlindspot (TV Series) FBI Agent (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Madam SecretaryMadam Secretary (TV Series) Russian Subway Worker (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Lights Out (Nov 22, 2015) Russian Subway Worker (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for UnforgettableUnforgettable (TV Series) Alexander Savage / Serbian Mobster / Bouncer / Bodyguard (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2014 2
    • Cashing Out (Jul 20, 2014) Alexander Savage / Serbian Mobster  Less
    • Heroes (Sep 27, 2011) Bouncer / Bodyguard  Less
  • Primary photo for Person of InterestPerson of Interest (TV Series) Prisoner / Ukrainian Thug (3 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2013 3
    • Prisoner's Dilemma (Jan 10, 2013) Prisoner (uncredited)  Less
    • Blue Code (Feb 16, 2012) Ukrainian Thug (uncredited)  Less
    • Ghosts (Sep 29, 2011) Prisoner (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Secret Lives of Husbands and WivesSecret Lives of Husbands and Wives (TV Movie) Eastern European Henchman  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Royal PainsRoyal Pains (TV Series) Bodyguard / Russian Bodyguard (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
    • Sand Legs (Sep 19, 2012) Bodyguard (uncredited)  Less
    • Fools Russian (Jul 25, 2012) Russian Bodyguard  Less
  • Primary photo for White CollarWhite Collar (TV Series) Museum Thief / Russian Mobster (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2012 2
    • Ancient History (Sep 4, 2012) Museum Thief (uncredited)  Less
    • In the Red (Aug 17, 2010) Russian Mobster (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for DelocatedDelocated (TV Series) Russian Mobster (19 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2012 19
    • TB's Mom (Mar 22, 2012) Russian Mobster (uncredited)  Less
    • Friend (Mar 15, 2012) Russian Mobster (uncredited)  Less
    • Sample (Mar 8, 2012) Russian Mobster (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Tough Guy / Gambling Addict (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Home Invasions (Feb 15, 2012) Tough Guy / Gambling Addict (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Good WifeThe Good Wife (TV Series) Prisoner (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Body of ProofBody of Proof (TV Series) Perpetrator (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Society Hill (Apr 26, 2011) Perpetrator (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lights OutLights Out (TV Series) Boxer (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Gun HillGun Hill (TV Movie) Military Milita Member  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for DamagesDamages (TV Series) Tough Guy Subway Rider (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Perpetrator / Russian Mobster / KGB (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 2
    • Boy Gone Astray (Nov 6, 2009) Perpetrator (uncredited)  Less
    • Lucky Stiff (Jan 28, 2009) Russian Mobster / KGB (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Bored to DeathBored to Death (TV Series) Russian Mobster (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Billy Ray Cryrus (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Jackie Jormp-Jomp (Apr 16, 2009) Billy Ray Cryrus (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Life on MarsLife on Mars (TV Series) Biker (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Pawn * – Featured - Arkady/Ray Liotta's Muscle Man David A. Armstrong
  • After the Fall * – Featured - Tough Guy Trucker Anthony Fabian
  • Animal Rescue * – Featured - Chechen Muscle/Thug Michael R. Roskman
  • The Dark Knight Rises * – Thug Warner Brothers
  • Safe * – Russian Gangster Boaz Yakin
  • Here Comes The Boom * – MMA Corner Man Columbia Pictures
  • Men in Black 3 * – Prisoner Columbia
  • Man on the Ledge * – Prisoner Moal. LLC.
  • Labor Day * – Prisoner Paramount Pictures
  • The Music Never Stopped * – Stage Security Mr. Tambourine Man LLC.
  • Arthur * – Casual New Yorker Warner Brothers
  • Greeting From Tim Buckley * – Hells Angel Buckley Greetings
  • The Life & Work of Hunter S, Thompson * – Hells Angels Biker Magnolia Pictures
  • Gravel * – Fight Choreographer/ Mr.Winters Alexander Creative Ent.
  • New Year's Eve * – Intimidating Subway Rider Warner Brothers
  • Frontman * – Featured - Steve Reiger Frontman Films
  • Fight the Panda Syndicate * – Featured - Sgt. Sharpman Crazy Elk Productions
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Blue Bloods * – Featured - Core - Undercover Detective CBS
  • Delocated * – Featured - Core - Russian Mobster Adult Swim
  • Secret Lives of Husbands and Wives * – Featured - Eastern European Henchman NBC
  • Royal Pains * – Featured - Russian Bodyguard USA
  • Person of Interest * – Featured - Ukrainian Thug CBS
  • White Collar * – Featured - Museum Thief USA
  • Law & Order SVU * – Featured - Tough Guy Gambling Addict NBC
  • Damages * – Featured - Intimidating Subway Rider FX
  • 30 Rock * – Featured - Billy Ray Cyrus Look- alike NBC
  • Gun Hill * – Featured- Military Militia Member USA
  • Unforgettable * – Featured - Serbian Mobster CBS
  • The Blacklist * – Russian Gangster FOX

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

RESUME DETAILS
  • * ALEX ZIWAK

    WWW.ALEXZIWAK.COM
    Contact: (203) 494-9267 Height:6'1" Hair: Light Brown
    Brown
    Email: ziwak@sbcglobal.net Weight: 215lbs Eyes: Blue

    TV COMMERCIALS:
    Specsavers Eye Glasses - Dangerous Looking Prisoner - European TV and Interent.
    E * Trade - Stock Broker - Numerous Channels

    FILM:
    Proud Mary-Principal Ukrainian Gangster
    Pawn-Principal Arkady/Ray Liotta's Muscle Man - David A. Armstrong
    John Wick-Featured Russian Gangster
    The Drop - Featured Chechen Muscle/Thug - Michael R. Roskman
    Frontman - Steve Reiger (Lead Singer) - Frontman Films
    Fight The Panda Syndicate - Sgt. Sharpman (SWAT Team Leader) -Crazy Elk Productions
    Life & Work Of Hunter S. Thompson - Hells Angels Biker -
    Director:Alex Gibney
    TELEVISION:
    Blue Bloods - Featured - Core - Undercover Detective - CBS The Black List - Featured Russian Gangster - FOX Unforgettable Featured Serbian Mobster - CBS
    Secret Lives of Husbands and Wives - Featured Eastern European Henchman
    Delocated - Featured - Core - Mobster - Adult Swim
    Royal Pains - Featured - Russian Bodyguard - USA
    Person of Interest - Featured - Ukrainian Thug - CBS
    Law & Order SVU - Featured - Tough Guy Gambling Addict - NBC
    Damages - Featured - Intimidating Subway Rider- FX
    Gun Hill Road - Featured - Military Militia Member USA
    White Collar - Featured - Museum Thief - USA
    30 Rock - Featured - Billy Ray Cyrus Look-A-Like - NBC
    VIDEO:
    Martial Arts Training Videos - Panther
    Productions, LA
    (Currently in Tae Kwon Do Times Magazine)
    VOICE:
    Rock Band (Lead Singer) - Northeast Performances
    PRINT:
    Action International Martial Arts Newsletter - (year featured: 1997)
    Black Belt Magazine - (year featured: 1996)
    Martial Arts Training Magazine - (year cover & featured: 1997)
    Tae Kwon Do Times - (years featured: 1994, 1997, 2001, 2002, 2003)
    STAGE:
    Narrator/Host/Performer Numerous Martial Arts Exhibitions Nationwide,
    Puerto Rico, Ireland, England
    TRAINING:
    Westport Acting School
    SSA School
    Sylvia Fay Casting, NYC Primetime Television Seminar
    SPECIAL TALENTS:
    7TH degree Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, Certified Martial Arts Instructor,
    Boxing, Kickboxing, Wrestling, Weight Training
    2011 - Twin Towers Martial Atrs Fall of Fame
    2010 - Foxwoods Casino Martial Arts Hall of Fame
    2009 - Central New England Karate Championships Hall of Fame
    2006 - Ocean State Nationals Hall of Fame
    2005 - USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame
    2000 - Action Martial Arts Magazine Hall of Fame
    Public Speaking, Play all Sports, Licensed Driver (automatic)

* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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