|Occupation actress, director|
Name Alexandra Cassavetes
|Born 21 September 1965 (age 50) (1965-09-21) Los Angeles, California|
Siblings Nick Cassavetes, Zoe Cassavetes
Parents Gena Rowlands, John Cassavetes
Grandparents Katherine Cassavetes, Lady Rowlands, Edwin Myrwyn Rowlands, Nicholas John Cassavetes
Movies Kiss of the Damned, Z Channel: A Magnifice, Alpha Dog, New York - I Love You
Similar People John Cassavetes, Zoe Cassavetes, Nick Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, Josephine de La Baume
Children Veronica Ross, John Ross
Alexandra "Xan" Cassavetes (born September 21, 1965) is an American actress and director. She is the daughter of Greek-American actor-director John Cassavetes and actress Gena Rowlands. She is the granddaughter of actress Katherine Cassavetes. She is the sister of actor-director Nick Cassavetes and actor-screenwriter-director Zoe Cassavetes.
Cassavetes directed 2004 documentary, Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession, which explores the historic influence of the cable television station Z Channel. The film won acclaim, and screened out of competition at the Cannes Film Festival. In 2012, Cassavetes wrote and directed her first dramatic feature, vampire tale Kiss of the Damned.