Alexander Polinsky

Alexander Polinsky

Date Of BirthOctober 7, 1974
Age45 years 6 months 3 days
Day of BirthMonday
Place Of BirthSan Francisco, California, United States
Zodiac SignLibra
Professions Singer , Writer , Actor , voice actor
Full Name Alexander Niver Polinsky
Other Names Alexander Niver , Alex Polinsky , Alexander Polinksy , Alexander Niver Polinsky

Personal Information
Residence Burbank, California, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Language English
Nationality American
Complexion White
Body Features & Measurements
Height182 CM
5 Feet 12 Inches
Eye color Dark Brown
Hair color Dark Brown
Weight82 KG
181 lbs
Shoe Size8
Dress Size4
Body Type Slim
Family Information
Grandmother Gladys Niver
Education Qualifications
Education(School) Newbridge School
Career Information
Debut (Movie) Off the Mark
Years Active 1987-
Debut(Short movie) Suicide Club
Debut (TV series) Charles in Charge
Favorites, Hobbies, Likes/ Dislikes
Favorite Foods Vermicelli
Turkey soup
Spicy Turkey Meatballs
Rice Noodles
Dehydrated Organic Vegetables
Favorite MoviesA Brief History of Time
The Big Lebowski
Harold and Maude
Apocalypse Now
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Favorite Singers Janis Joplin
Holly Palmer
Leonard Cohen
Favorite Musicians Jimi Hendrix
Aphex Twin
Philip Glass
Favorite BooksThe Alchemist (By Paulo Coelho)
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Favorite DrinkChampagne
Favorite TV show Mork & Mindy
Favorite Music BandsNick Cave and the Bad Seeds
The Beatles
Rilo Kiley
Pineapple cider
Favorite Artist Salvador Dali
Favorite Fruit Orange
Favorite TV Series The Simpsons
Favorite place Hawaii
Social Networks, Web links
Twitter ProfileAlexander Polinsky Twitter Profile
Instagram ProfileAlexander Polinsky Instagram Profile
SoundCloud ProfileAlexander Polinsky SoundCloud Profile
Reddit ProfileAlexander Polinsky Reddit Profile
PeriscopeAlexander Polinsky Periscope
More Information
Teacher Adrienne (Music)
Friends Jason Marsden
Christy Marsden
Josie Davis
Nicole Eggert
Rider Strong
Net worth$200,000


Alexander Polinsky is an American voice actor, actor & singer. Alexander is known for roles such as- Adam Powell in Charles in Charge(1987-1990), Paul in Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (1993), Jack O'Ryan in The Last Avatar(2014).

Recently he has voiced characters in- "Blaze and the Monster Machines", "Teen Titans Go!"

Family - Childhood

Alexander Polinsky was born on the 7th of October 1974 in San Francisco, California, United States

Alexander Polinsky with his mother

[Alexander Polinsky with his mother]

Facts & Trivia

Alexander Polinsky- the artist

Alexander started in the entertainment industry as a child artist, as he grew older, he took to voice acting. In his later years, he has explored the artistic side of the entertainment business. He had been sculpting since childhood and put those skills to work in the later years.

Alexander Polinsky- the Athlete

Alexander is a physically active person, he loves outdoor sports and adventures


Charles in Charge

Alexander made his acting debut in the TV series through "Charles in Charge", He played Adam Powell, one of the three children of Ellen Powell (played by Sandra Kerns). Nicole Eggert (Sarah Powell) & Josie Davis (Jamie Powell) played his sisters. Scott Baio played Charles & Willie Aames played Buddy Lembeck in this popular family sitcom of the 1980s.

Alexander Polinsky in Charles in Charge

[Alexander Polinsky in Charles in Charge]

In this CBS series, Scott Baio played the lead role of Charles, a college student studying at the Copeland College in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Charles' living arrangement with the Pembroke family and his caretaker role of the Powell family forms the central theme of the story.

He is good friends with his co-stars on the show- Nicole Eggert & Josie Davis to date even after 3 decades.

Interest in Arts: Alexander, being the youngest actor on the sets of the TV series would get bored between the takes, he got into arts and crafts on the sets of 'Charles in Charge' to avoid boredom, he eventually got better in the arts. He got an assignment to make movie-props collectibles like the mask from the movie "The Mask(1994)" which was worn by Jim Carrey.

Abuse charges

In 2018 Alexander accused his former co-star Scott Baio of verbally abusing and physically assaulting him during the filming times of 'Charles in Charge'. He also spoke of Scott sexually exposing Alexander by pulling his pants down. [3] Alexander spoke of his difficulties on the show:

"Growing up on the show I received regular verbal attacks, mental abuse and I also suffered a physical assault at the hands of Scott Baio. There is no excuse for his behavior. It is abhorrent"- Alexander Polinsky [2]

Nicole Eggert had previously accused Scott Baio of Sexual abuse on the sets, Alexander had supported Nicole with the statements of observation he had made on the sets:

"I witnessed Scott Baio acting inappropriately towards Nicole Eggert during my first year of working on the show. I walked in on them together behind the set. Nicole was on Scott’s lap and he did not appreciate my intrusion. He yelled at me and called me various homophobic slurs"- Alexander Polinsky [2]




Movies List

Year Movie Character Comment
2018 Teen Titans GO! to the Movies Control Freak (voice)  
2017 Resident Evil: Vendetta Patricio (voice)  
2015 Krampus Dark Elves (voice) Uncredited
2015 Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle Tech Andrew (voice)  
2015 Minions Additional Voices (voice)  
2014 The Last Avatar Jack O'Ryan  
2014 Locker 13 William In the segment "story 2"
2013 Team Smithereen Pilot Beauregard TV Movie
2013 Khumba Nigel (voice)  
2012 Dirty People Drug Dealer  
2006 Big Top Sketch  
2003 Saints and Soldiers Medic Steven Gould  
2001 Perfect Fit Dick  
1993 Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings Paul Direct to Video
1987 Off the Mark Young Howard  


TV series List

Year TV series Character Comment
2020 DC Super Hero Girls Penguin (voice) Episode: #EmperorPenguin
2014-2020 Blaze and the Monster Machines Darington (voice) 31 episodes
2014-2019 Teen Titans Go! Control Freak (voice) 6 episodes
2016-2018 Lost in Oz Fitz/ Stalagmike/ Muckloo/ Growleytod (voice) 10 episodes
2014-2016 Breadwinners Jelly / Lanky / Stumpy (voice) 25 episodes; Regular
2014-2015 Turbo FAST Eduard / Merv / Flying Squirrel (voice) 3 Episodes
2012-2014 Ben 10: Omniverse Argit / Jarett/ Techadon Soldier (voice) 10 episodes
2014 The Boondocks   Episodes: "Pretty Boy Flizzy", "I Dream of Siri"
2013 Sidekick Darington Episodes 13 & 14; "Multikickery, XOX For Good"
2011-2012 New Teen Titans Control Freak / Goth boy (voice) 4 episodes
2009-2011 Batman: The Brave and the Bold Jimmy Olsen / G'nort / Slug (voice) 4 episodes
2010-2011 Ben 10: Ultimate Alien Argit / Forever Knight(voice) 4 episodes
2008-2010 Ben 10: Alien Force Argit / Jarett 3 episodes; Episodes- "Con of Rath", "Simple", "evin's Big Score"
2008-2009 Transformers: Animated Henry Masterson / Headmaster(voice) 4 episodes
2007-2008 Legion of Super Heroes Chameleon Boy / Matter-Eater Lad / Computer/ Chlorophyll Kid(voice) 10 episodes
2007 Random! Cartoons Harold / Elf (voice) Episode: "Kyle + Rosemary"
2005-2006 The Life and Times of Juniper Lee Dennis Lee(voice) 31 episodes; Main role
2006 W.I.T.C.H. Vance Michael Justin (voice) Episode: O Is for Obedience
2004-2005 Teen Titans Computer Feak (voice) 3 Episodes: "For Real", "Don't Touch That Dial", "Fear Itself"
2003 Spider-Man Teen (voice) "When Sparks Fly"
2002 The Zeta Project Teenage Boy (voice)  
1999-2000 Roughnecks: The Starship Troopers Chronicles Pvt. Robert Higgins (voice) 13 episodes
2000 Recess Kid  Episode: "The Fuss Over Finster"
1993 Joe's Life The Bad Influence  
1992 Billy Schwartzie Episode: "Poker Face"
1987-1990 Charles in Charge Adam Powell 104 episodes; Main Role


Short movies List

Year Short movie Character Comment
2019 Book of Love
Beduin Man
2017 Michael Jackson's Halloween Groundhog (voice) TV Short
2011 The Dungeon Master Dungeon Master  
2007 Suicide Club William  


Video Games List

Year Video Game Character Comment
2019 Days Gone various voices  
2015 King's Quest Young Alexander / Gwydion (voice)  
2012 Guild Wars 2 Egor / Gixx / Ropp'tchtach (voice)  
2011 X-Men: Destiny Toad (voice)  
2009 Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard various voices  
2006 Pimp My Ride various voices  
2006 24: The Game various voices   
2005 Teen Titans Control Freak (voice)  
2004 Law & Order: Justice Is Served Jesus Gonzalez / Jimmy Russo / Rodrigo Silva (voice)  


Other works

Year Project Character Comment
2016 Going Furthur (voice) as co-producer, writer 
2001 Chasing the Sun  (voice) "Into the Jet Age"; TV series documentary



Year Song Movie/ TV series Comment
2007 Crying Repressions  



Year Won? Award Project Category Comments
1991 Nomination Young Artist Award Charles in Charge Best Young Actor Starring in an Off-Primetime Series  
1990 Nomination Young Artist Award Charles in Charge Best Young Actor in an Off-Primetime Family Series  
1989 Nomination Young Artist Award Charles in Charge Best Young Actor in a Family Syndicated Show  


News & Updates



  1. Alexander Polinsky wiki
  2. Alexander Polinsky on Abuse by Scott Baio
  3. Variety magazine coverage of the sexual abuse issue
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