Alex Essoe is a Canadian actress probably best known for playing major roles in movies such as Starry Eyes, Doctor Sleep, Death of Me, The Haunting of Bly Manor, and The Midnight Club. She has appeared in TV shows Reaper, Crash, and House of Flies. Besides acting, she has also proved her mettle as a writer in the film Homewrecker, which she’s produced and starred in. In 2023, she starred in the supernatural horror film The Pope’s Exorcist and played a guest role in the TV series The Fall of the House of Usher. Alex has garnered a significant 34 thousand Instagram followers. So, who is Alex Essoe? Here’s everything we know about the Canadian actress.
Alex Essoe Biography
Alex Essoe was born on 9th March 1992, in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. As of 2024, she is 31 years old.
|Date of Birth
|March 9, 1992
|Place of Birth
|Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
|31 years old
|5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm
|55 kg or 121 lbs
|Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Early Life: Family and Education
Very little is known about Alex’s parents as she hasn’t talked too much about them even in interviews, except that her mother was a stage actress. She’s the only child to her parents and spent a major part of her childhood in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia where she was born.
Her family returned to their hometown in Toronto, Canada when she was 12 years old. She did her elementary schooling while in Saudi and continued her middle and high school in Toronto. She always had a knack for acting from an early age since she grew up watching her mother act in stage productions and wanted to pursue an acting career. Alex played the lead role in the high school production of Medea.
After she matriculated from high school, she attended an acting workshop in Toronto and then studied acting at an acting school in Vancouver. Her future career aspirations led her to Los Angeles to study acting.
Alex Essoe Personal Life
Now, this is the topic that most of you are probably looking forward to. Alex has no visible relationship ties with anyone, and there are no credible sources to confirm the existence of a potential significant other. It appears that she has no plans to reveal the identity of her boyfriend to fans in case she has a boyfriend.
Alex Essoe started her acting career in 2008. She appeared in independent films and short films to gain experience in acting. Her early work includes guest-starring roles in TV shows like Reaper and Crash. She had her first breakthrough when she played the lead in the horror film, Starry Eyes, in 2014.
Over the years, Alex has appeared in various films and TV shows, in particular horror films. In 2021, she was cast as Mildred Gunning alongside Kate Siegel, Zach Gilford, Kristin Lehman, and Samantha Sloyan in the supernatural horror film, Midnight Mass. She followed it up with a significant role in the movie The Pope’s Exorcist opposite Russell Crowe and Daniel Zovatto in 2023.
Her notable career accomplishments include Wendy Torrance in the horror film, Doctor Sleep (2019), Samantha in Death of Me (2020), and Charlotte Wingrave in The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020).
Social Media Reach
Alex Essoe has quite a presence on social media. She has accomplished a lot as an actor. She’s attracted an audience of 34 thousand followers on her @alexessoe Instagram account.