Born Name Alexandra Anna Daddario
Nick Name Alex
Years active: 1998–present
Born: March 16, 1986, 33 years and 3 months, New York City, New York, United States
Sun Sign: Pisces
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown
Height: 5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
Measurements 35-27-34 in or 89-68.5-86 cm
Bra size 32C
Father – Richard C. Daddario (Prosecutor and former head of the NYPD counter-terrorism unit)
Mother – Christina Daddario (Lawyer)
Siblings – Matthew Daddario (Younger Brother) (Actor), Catharine Daddario (Younger Sister)
Others – Emilio Q. Daddario (Paternal Grandfather) (Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives) (American Democratic Politician)
Alexandra is of Italian, English, Czech, and Irish descent.
Alexandra has attended an all-girls private school, Brearley School in NYC. At the age of 16, she enrolled herself into Professional Childreno School in the same city. Post that, she graduated from Marymount Manhattan College.
She is repped by these agencies –
Harvest Talent Management
Strikingly bold blue eyes
Daddario also starred in the films Texas Chainsaw 3D and Hall Pass, and has guest starred in television series such as White Collar, It Always Sunny in Philadelphia, True Detective, and American Horror Story.
Early life and education
Daddario was born in New York City, the eldest child of Christina, a lawyer, and Richard Daddario, a prosecutor and former head of the NYPD counter-terrorism unit under Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Her brother, Matthew Daddario, is also an actor, and she has a sister named Catharine. Her paternal grandfather was Emilio Q. Daddario, a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives for the state of Connecticut, from 1959 to 1971. She has Italian, Slovak, English, and Irish ancestry.
Daddario was raised on Manhattan Upper East Side. She attended Brearley School as well as the Professional Children School. Daddario said she decided to be an actress at the age of eleven. She attended Marymount Manhattan College. She has studied the Meisner acting technique for years.
Daddario made her television debut at the age of 16, when she played victimized teen Laurie Lewis in the ABC daytime soap opera All My Children. Her first major role was as Annabeth Chase in the fantasy adventure film Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010). She also had a recurring role as Neal Caffrey love interest Kate Moreau in the USA Network procedural drama series White Collar. In 2011, she co-starred in Hall Pass and had a recurring role as Rachel in NBC comedy-drama series Parenthood.
In 2012, she starred in the music video for Imagine Dragons’ song Radioactive, and had an episode guest stint in the FX sitcom It Always Sunny in Philadelphia as Ruby Taft. Her first starring role after Percy Jackson was the slasher film Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013) as the lead character Heather Miller. In the latter part of 2013, Daddario reprised her role as Annabeth Chase in the film sequel Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters. She then appeared in the zombie comedy Burying the Ex with Anton Yelchin and Ashley Greene. Burying the Ex was among the chosen films participating but not competing at the Venice Film Festival in 2014.
In 2014, Daddario had a short role in the first season of the HBO anthology series True Detective. She appeared in a four-episode arc as Lisa Tragnetti, a court reporter having an extramarital affair with Woody Harrelson character. The following year, she had a lead role as Blake Gaines in the disaster film San Andreas, alongside Dwayne Johnson. Also in 2015, Daddario made a cameo appearance in the pilot of the Fox comedy series The Last Man on Earth created by and starring Will Forte. That same year, she guest starred in the fifth season of the FX anthology series American Horror Story, portraying a fictionalized version of designer Natacha Rambova.
Daddario has appeared in a Yellow Book commercial.
2005 American drama film The Squid and the Whale as Pretty Girl. It was a minor role.
First TV Show
American television soap opera, All My Children (aka AMC) for her role as Laurie Lewis. She appeared in 43 episodes from 2002 until 2003.
Alexandra Daddario Favorite Things
Food – Omelette, Grilled Salmon, Mandamp;mo
TV Shows – Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000-), Family Guy (1999-), 30 Rock (2006-), South Park (1997-)
Singer – Taylor Swift, Rascal Flatts, John Mayer, Lady Gaga, Phoenix, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
Books – Born Standing Up: A Comico Life (By Steve Martin), The Pleasure Of My Company (By Steve Martin)
Daddario has shared her workout routine for her 2010 movie Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief. She did lots of sword-fighting, jogging, aerobics. She used to jog before going to bed in the hotel. According to her, she gained around 20 pounds of muscle mass during the entire fitness journey.
She was born in New York and raised in Upper East Side.
She became active in her career in 2002.
She desired to become an actress since childhood.
Her first TV role came to her when she was 16. (pretty late)
She has done a recurring role in the TV series White Collar (2009-2011), Parenthood (2011-2012).
She did the lead role in the movies like Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013) as Heather Mills, Bereavement (2010) as Allison Miller, Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010) as Annabeth Chase.
She has worked with Logan Lerman and Brandon T. Jackson in the movies.
She was nominated for “MTV Movie Award for Best Scared-As-S**t Performance” for her role as main protagonist Heather Mills in the film Texas Chainsaw 3D in 2013.