Alex Charak

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4, 1988
Lake Success, NY
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4, 1988 (age 35)
Lake Success, NY


Soap opera actor who played Elwood Hoffman on the daytime series, As The World Turns from 2006 to 2009, and starred as Arnold in the 2012 Hey Arnold full-length film. He is also a member of the YouTube trio Dr. Coolsex.

Before Fame

He studied at The Wheatley School and the legendary Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute.


He practiced improvisational acting and comedy at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. He has also worked as a producer while making the Hey Arnold! film and a 2006 short called Distance.

Family Life

He was born in Lake Success, New York. His father, Conrad was a pianist, and while growing up he played bass. One of his childhood friends was actor Gregory Murtha.

Associated With

He and actor Jon Hensley both acted in the daytime soap opera, As the World Turns.