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Alex Filippenko was born on July 25, 1958 in Oakland, California, USA. He is known for his work on The Universe (2002), Horizon (1964) and The Universe (2007). See full bio »

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The Universe
Light Speed (S3, Ep3)
Tue, Oct 22 12:00 PM PDT on VICE (134)
The Universe
Parallel Universes (S3, Ep2)
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Known For

The Universe Presenter 2
(2002)
Horizon Miscellaneous Crew
(1999-2013)
The Universe Miscellaneous Crew
(2007-2015)
Nova Himself / Himself - Astrophysicist
(2010-2011)

Filmography

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  The Universe (TV Series documentary) (science consultant - 35 episodes, 2007 - 2014) (scientific consultant - 1 episode, 2012) (technical advisor - 1 episode, 2009) (technical consultant - 1 episode, 2009)
- Star of Bethlehem (2014) ... (science consultant)
- When Space Changed History (2012) ... (science consultant)
- Ride the Comet (2012) ... (science consultant)
- Microscopic Universe (2012) ... (science consultant)
- Deep Freeze (2012) ... (science consultant)
 2013 Horizon (TV Series documentary) (archive source - 1 episode)
- Swallowed by a Black Hole (2013) ... (archive source)
 2011 Underwater Universe (TV Mini-Series documentary) (scientific consultant - 1 episode)
- Tides and Currents of Death (2011) ... (scientific consultant)
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 2002 The Universe (Video)
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 2011 History of the World in 2 Hours (TV Movie documentary) (the producers wish to thank - as Alex Flippenko)
 2007 The Universe (TV Series documentary) (the producers wish to thank - 1 episode)
- Alien Planets (2007) ... (the producers wish to thank)
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 2010-2019 How the Universe Works (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Astrophysicist / Himself - Astrophysicis / Himself - Astrophysicist, University of California: Berkeley
- Battle of the Dark Universe. (2019) ... Himself - Astrophysicis
- When Supernovas Strike (2019) ... Himself - Astrophysicist (as Prof. Alex Filippenko)
- Nightmares of Neutron Stars (2019) ... Himself - Astrophysicis
- The End of the Universe (2014) ... Himself - Astrophysicist
- Journey from the Center of the Sun (2014) ... Himself - Astrophysicist
 2017 Space's Deepest Secrets (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Astrophysicist / Himself - Astophysicist
- Secret History of the Big Bang (2017) ... Himself - Astrophysicist
- Rise of the Monster Stars (2017) ... Himself - Astrophysicist
- Race to Planet 9 (2017) ... Himself - Astophysicist
- Secret History of Jupiter (2017) ... Himself - Astrophysicist
- Black Holes: The Einstein Prophecy (2017) ... Himself - Astrophysicist
 2016 Doomsday: 10 Ways the World Will End (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Subject Matter Expert
- Black Hole (2016) ... Himself - Subject Matter Expert
 2016 Genius by Stephen Hawking (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Can We Travel in Time? (2016) ... Himself
 2007-2015 The Universe (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Univ. of California, Berkeley / Himself - Astrophysicist, Univ. of California, Berkeley / Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley / ...
- Omens of Doom (2015) ... Himself
- Star of Bethlehem (2014) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
- Heavenly Destruction (2014) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
- Pyramids (2014) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
- Stonehenge (2014) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
 2013 Secrets of the Earth (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
- Strangest Places (2013) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
- Magnetic Shield (2013) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
- Goldilocks (2013) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
- Gravity (2013) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
- Tides (2013) ... Himself - Astrophysicist, UC Berkeley
 2012 The Thrill of Discovery (Short)
Himself
 2012 Seven Ages of Starlight (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Astrophysicist, University of California, Berkeley (as Prof Alex Filippenko)
 2010-2011 Nova (TV Series documentary)
Himself / Himself - Astrophysicist
- Hunting the Edge of Space: The Mystery of the Milky Way (2010) ... Himself - Astrophysicist
 2011 History of the World in 2 Hours (TV Movie documentary)
Himself, Astrophysicist - Univ. of California - Berkeley (as Alexei Vladimir Filippenko)
 2011 Underwater Universe (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself
- Tides and Currents of Death (2011) ... Himself
 1999-2009 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
Himself / Himself - Astronomical Observer
- Can We Make a Star on Earth? (2009) ... Himself (as Prof Alexei Filippenko)
- From Here to Infinity (1999) ... Himself - Astronomical Observer
 2008 Stephen Fry in America (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself
- Pacific (2008) ... Himself
 2007 Exploring Time (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Alexei Vladimir Filippenko | Alexei Filippenko | Dr. Alex Filippenko | Prof Alexei Filippenko | Prof Alex Filippenko | Prof. Alex Filippenko | Alex Flippenko
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Star Sign:

Leo

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