Alex Winter entered show business as a child actor on Broadway and came to prominence in movies such as Warner Bros’ hit THE LOST BOYS and the wildly popular BILL AND TED franchise. Winter has directed three narrative features: cult classic FREAKED for 20th Century Fox; FEVER, for Lionsgate, which screened at Cannes; and SMOSH: THE MOVIE, which opened in 2015 as the #1 comedy on iTunes. Winter’s VH1 Rock Doc DOWNLOADED premiered at SXSW and went on to earn worldwide critical acclaim at theatrical and festival screenings. Winter's latest, award- winning documentary DEEP WEB, had a critically acclaimed world premiere at SXSW and a broadcast premiere in the U.S. on the Epix network. The film went wide on September, 2015, opening as the #1 documentary on iTunes. Winter is now making the definitive documentary on Frank Zappa, which set the record as the highest funded documentary in crowdfunding history.