Alexandra Daddario is the famous American actress who comes from a family of legal practitioners including lawyers and advocates which could be inferred to mean that she was born with a silver spoon in her mouth. Notwithstanding this fact, she has been able to prove to the world that she isn’t just riding on the wealth and prestige of her family but that she has got the talent and beauty to back it up.
One of the movies that launched that increased her fame and popularity is Percy Jackson Series where she played, Annabeth, the daughter of Athena the Greek Goddess of War. Want to know more, read on.
Alexandra Daddario Bio, Age
Alexandra Anna Daddario was born in New York City, to Richard Daddario and Christina Daddario on the 16th of March 1986. She has mixed ancestry including; Slovak, Hungarian, Italian, English, and Irish. Also, she is the eldest child of her parents who are both successful legal practitioners. Her father, Richard Daddario is a prosecutor and one time head of the New York City Police Department who worked under Mayor Michael Bloomberg in the counter-terrorism unit, while her mother, Christina, is also a lawyer. Interestingly, her grandfather from her father’s side (Emilio Q. Daddario) was a politician who served from 1959 – 1971 as a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives for the state of Connecticut.
Alexandra has only two siblings, a brother, Matthew Daddario, who is also an actor, and a sister named, Catharine. Growing up was fun for her because she comes from an upper-class family and was raised on the Upper Eastside of Manhattan so she basically had most of the things her little heart desired. At the young age of eleven, Alexandra discovered her passion for performing arts and thus made up her mind that she would pursue a career in acting.
She was enrolled into Brearley School then later moved to Professional Children’s School. For her college education, she gained admission into the Marymount Manhattan College and also studied Meisner acting technique for years so she could perfect her craft.
Her television debut was made on the daytime soap opera titled, All My Children when she was 16 years of age. On the show, she played a very convincing role as, Laurie Lewis, a traumatized teenage victim. Her major role in movies came along in 2010 when she was cast in the fantasy film series, Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, as Annabeth Chase. She also landed a role as Kate Moreau in the drama series, White Collar.
By 2011, she was featured in two major projects, a role in the movie, Hall Pass, and a role in the NBC’s comedy-drama, series, Parenthood, in which she played a recurring role as Rachel. Alexandra had a short part in the very first season of the hit TV show, True Detective, in 2014. The following year, she had a cameo appearance in the pilot of the series, The Last Man on Earth.
Daddario also had a supporting role in 2016 in the Nicholas Spark’s, movie, The Choice, a movie which pushed her dramatic side as an actress even further. In 2017, she got a major boost in her career after being cast alongside Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in the film adaptation of Baywatch, which was a box office hit.
In 2018, Alexandra appeared in a video Maroon 5 titled the wait. She is set to function as a cast and an executive producer in the Sophie Kinsella novel based movie, Can You Keep a Secret?
Personal Life – Boyfriend, Family
Alexandra Daddario is an exceptionally attractive woman whose beauty captivates her fans and admirers alike. She has definitely had very public relationships with popular male celebrities in Hollywood but do you know who they are? To put you off your curiosity, we will fill you in on her love life. She first began dating the American television and film actor and screenwriter, Jason Fuchs, in 2006 but the pair called it quits in 2009. In 2011, she was in a brief relationship with popular RnB singer, Trey Songz but this relationship was not meant to last long as it ended the same year.
In 2016, Alexandra Daddario found romance once again in the company of Logan Lerman, her former Percy Jackson’s movie co-star. The pair later got engaged and it looked like this time they would walk down the aisle. However, they never made it through as the engagement was called off.
Currently, Alexandra has been rumored to be in a romantic relationship with her Baywatch (2017) co-star, Zac Efron who she met on set. Though the pair is seen having dinner and fun outings together, neither of the stars have confirmed any of the dating rumors. Fans have been hoping for this to be real because they just look adorable together and Alex has initially hinted at her desire to start her own small family soon.
Height, Body Measurements
Alexandria Daddario has one of the most beautifully sculpted bodies in Hollywood and without a doubt her looks and figure play a vital part in the bulk of roles she gets to play as an actress. In terms of her height, Jessica stands at a good height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.73 m). Other body measurements and features include; 35-27-34 inches, dark brown hair, and blue eyes.