Alex Proyas
Born Alexandria, Egypt
Notable works The Crow
Dark City
I, Robot

Alexander "Alex" Proyas (born 23 September 1963) is an Egyptian-born Greek-Australian film director, screenwriter, and producer. Proyas is best known for directing the films The Crow (1994), Dark City (1998), I, Robot (2004), and Knowing (2009) and for employing stylish photographic techniques in his films, with dark overtones usually in a post-apocalyptic setting.


Year Film Credited as
Director Producer Screenwriter
1989 Spirits of the Air, Gremlins of the Clouds Yes Yes Yes
1994 The Crow Yes No No
1998 Dark City Yes Yes Yes
2002 Garage Days Yes Yes Yes
2004 I, Robot Yes No No
2009 Knowing Yes Yes No
2016 Gods of Egypt Yes Yes Yes