Born and raised in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Alexandra has had artistic talents, ambitions and experiences since her early childhood. When she was six years old, she started attending ballet classes and was encouraged to continue so much so that as a child she had already made appearances on a number of television commercials.
From early on, her greatest wish was to become an actress in the American film and television industry. However, her parents didn’t support her vision at the time; they urged her to study a standard career in her country, therefore she attended Law School and became a Lawyer. However, she found ways to take acting classes and succeeded in working in TV, modeling and participating in a beauty pageant. On her birthday, April 1st, 2008 she decided that it was her time to fulfill her ambition; so she packed her bags and her courage and moved to New York City. She immediately started her acting training at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts (AADA) and then enrolled as a full time student at HB Studios, where she completed their conservatory program. Later she moved to Los Angeles, where she has been working in numerous projects and continued her training at various reputable Acting studios, such as Lesly Kahn & Company, Margie Haber Studio and Ivana Chubbuck Studio.
Alexandra's acting experience includes leads and supporting roles in independent features and short films such as California Dreams, Clouded, That’s what she said, Dinero Facil, It’s Talent, Grill Check, Monoxido, Kings of Bushwick; TV shows and TV pilots such as Chicos de Alquiler; an upcoming sitcom for Hispanic audiences, Reality Inc., Bad Apples, Celebrity Ghost Stories and Celebrity Closed Calls; web series such as Caleb and Renee and Death’s Doors; theatre plays such as La Felicidad a Tu Medida, The Abdication and Final Placement; music videos for artists such as Aventura and Rob Thomas and national television commercials.
Alexandra is happy and grateful to have followed her heart and go on the pursuit of her dreams. It has been a wonderful and nevertheless challenging journey, which has led her to grow as a person and as an artist in every step of the way.
Karen Riposo, Manager
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