You Should Know: Alex Plapinger

by Christie Grimm · March 15, 2016

“Let’s take a moment to be funny and cool.” Add ‘and impossibly adorable’ to that and you’ve more than a quippy Instagram bio, but a fitting description of Alex Plapinger. Turns at Lionsgate, Rough House Pictures, and Montecito Pictures gave this lovable, spec sporting producer all the experience and know how to start PAVR, his virtual reality production studio.

Name: Alex Plapinger
Occupation: PAVR Creator
Place of birth: New York, NY  
Instagram/Twitter: @theplaparazzi / @pavrmedia
Zodiac Sign: Virgo

What do you actually do all day? Laugh 

Favorite song growing up? DMB!  

My biggest secret is… Figuring it out. 

Why do you live in Los Angeles? Surf in the morning, ski in the afternoon. 

My motto is… Everything good proceeds from enthusiasm - Brian Em 

My alter ego is… Taking The Day Off 

The last drink I had was… Topo chico! 

My secret crush is… @topochica 

What was your first job? ABC News Intern. Interviewed a zoo keeper whose cell phone was stolen by a chimp. 

If you had one day left to live in LA, what would you do? Eat everything in Koreatown 

Coming from? Going to? Venice 

What is your favorite work of art? Fischli + Weiss “Will Happiness Find Me” 

Who should we know? Marc Philippe Eskenazi