Alex is of Malagasy and Spanish descent.
Alex was a top 50 finalist out of 1700 contestants in the third Project Greenlight directing contest.
Alex Ranarivelo won the Grand Prize at the 2010 Slamdance Writing Competition.
Santa Monica, California. [January 2016]
Alex's biggest influences are John Frankenheimer, Ridley Scott, Tony Scott, John McTiernan, David Fincher, Michael Mann, and Steven Spielberg.
Speaks fluent French.
Is a big fan of the sports movie genre.
A common Easter egg in Alex's films is the name "Deckard", in homage to "Blade Runner".