Alex Dimitriades

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Alex Dimitriades (born 28 December 1973) is a Greek Australian film and television actor. Dimitriades was born in Sydney, the son of first generation Greek immigrants and is the youngest of three siblings (He has a brother, George, and a sister, Melinda). He grew up in the suburb of Earlwood. His parents divorced when he was twelve. Dimitriades began his career in the 1993 Australian film The Heartbreak Kid. Dimitriades played the protagonist Ari in the Ana Kokkinos film Head On (1998). Dimitriades' performance in the role was critically acclaimed and earned him an AFI Award nomination. He appeared in the Australian comedies Let's Get Skase (2001) and La Spagnola (2001). He has had roles in the Hollywood films Ghost Ship (2002) and Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005). He also starred in the Greek film (To Gamilio Party) (English Title "(Bang Bang Wedding)"; 2008). In his latest film, Wog Boy 2: Kings of Mykonos (opened on 20 May 2010) he stars as Mihali, a smooth talking, immaculately dressed Mykonos mogul. He has recently completed shooting the film Summer Code starring alongside Rachael Taylor.
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