Alex Garcia Lopez

Writer/Director

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Film, TV & Theatre

Assistant: Nick Hitchcock

Film, TV & Theatre

Alex Garcia Lopez is a writer and director of BAFTA nominated TV shows. Born in Argentina but Los Angeles based, Alex began his career making short films in London, UK. He is known for his work on Utopia (2013), Misfits (2011), Luke Cage (2018), Cloak and Dagger (2018) and Daredevil (2018)

Currently developing his first feature NORTH OF THE SOUTHERN CROSS as a writer/director with Caviar (The Rider, The Diary of a Teenage Girl) as well as developing TV series HUNGER with First Look Media (Spotlight) and COGNITION to be produced by John Woo.

 

In Development

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CLOAK & DAGGER

2018

ABC/Marvel

Directing Episodes 102 and 108.

LUKE CAGE (Series 2)

2018

ABC/Netflix

Directing episode 213.

COGNITION

2018

Catalyst Global Media

Original crime-thriller TV series.

HUNGER

2018

First look Media (Spotlight)

Original geo-political thriller TV series.

PUNISHER (Season 2)

2018

ABC/Marvel

Directing episode 210.

DAREDEVIL (Season 3)

2018

ABC/Marvel

Directing episodes 304 and 310.

NORTH OF THE SOUTHERN CROSS

2018

Caviar Films

Writer/director.

UNPUNISHED

2018

Good Company Films

Original sci-fi TV series, produced by Ole Sondberg (GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO) and Sydney Gallonde (NO SECOND CHANCE).

Television

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THE EXORCIST (Series 2)

2017

Morgan Creek Productions/20th Century Fox

Director of episode 5.

FEAR THE WALKING DEAD (Series 3)

2017

Circle of Confusion/AMC

Director of episode 100.

RESIDUE

2015

Matador Pictures/Content/Netflix

A 3-part paranormal thriller written by John Harrison and directed by Alex Garcia Lopez. Stars Natalia Tena and Iwan Rheon.

UTOPIA

2013

KUDOS / Channel 4

Written by Dennis Kelly, co-directed with Wayne Yip.

MISFITS (SERIES 3)

2012

Clerkenwell Films

Lead block. Written by Howard Overman, co-directed with Wayne Yip.

WOULD LIKE TO MEET

2010

Touch Paper / Channel 4

Written by Tom Bidwell.

SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRL (SERIES 4)

2010

Tiger Aspect / ITV

Starring Billie Piper. Co-directed episodes 1-4 with Wayne Yip.

Short Films

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DIEGO'S STORY

2009

Written and directed with Wayne Yip. In competition at Malta International Film Festival 2009, Discovering Latin America Festival London 2009, Tirana International Festival 2009, London Short Film Festival 2010, Athens International Film Festival 2010.

B LUCKY

2008

Co-written and directed with Wayne Yip. Finalist, 48hr Smoke & Mirrors Film Competition.

SAMANTHA

2007

Co-written and directed with Wayne Yip.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY GRANDAD

2007

Co-written and directed with Wayne Yip. Winner of BAFTA 60 second film competition 2007.