Ukrainian C(r)ook

Directors : Alex Kotsyk

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Overview & Credits


Before returning to Ukraine to participate in the war effort, Ukrainian comic actor Alex Kotsyk shot and edited a comedic cooking web-series. He is still there.

Director Biography

Alexander Kotsyk is Toronto based an award winning Canadian-Ukrainian actor and producer. From early days Alex gravitated towards being on stage, performing and hosting. He started his acting Regina, SK where he was getting his Master's Degree in Public Policy. After graduating Alex went to Toronto and studied Meisner technique while working on some award winning indie projects. He continued learning the craft in different studio and coaches in Toronto. Alex's strive to perfection brought him to LA where he continued learning acting and improve and NYC where he studied with one of the best acting coaches Larry Moss. After winning awards for best performances at LA and NYC international film fest, Alex starred in feature Bloodslinger where he played sweet and innocent underdog. His most recent credits are ABC's Designated Survior, CBC's Canada: The Story of Us and role of Benito Mussolini in Dictator's Playbook.


Alex Kotsyk - Writer / Producer

Key Cast

Alex Kotsyk