Actress Alexia Fast is quickly making a strong impression as a rising star in the young Hollywood community. Alexia can be seen next in Atom Egoyan’s new film QUEEN OF THE NIGHT, opposite Ryan Reynolds and Rosario Dawson. The psychological thriller follows Reynolds as a father who discovers clues 8 years after his daughter’s abduction that suggest the now 17 year old girl is still alive. Alexia plays Cass, Reynolds’s daughter.
Alexia currently stars in the Paramount feature, JACK REACHER, directed by Academy Award winner Christopher McQuarrie. Alexia won the coveted role of “Sandy”, a pretty and seductive young siren who is involved in setting up the title character, played by Tom Cruise. She also stars in the award winning indie film, BLACKBIRD, opposite “Falling Skies” Connor Jessup, which premiered at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival. Alexia can currently be seen playing the recurring character of “Bliss” on ABC’s RED WIDOW.
In 2010 Alexia received a supporting actress Leo Award for her role opposite Dustin Milligan and Amanda Crew in Carl Bessai’s indie feature REPEATERS, which premiered at the 2010 Toronto Film Festival. Other film credits include the indie western HUNGRY HILLS, opposite Kier Gilchrist, which premiered at the 2009 Toronto Film Festival, and the teen thriller TRIPLE DOG, where alexia starred opposite Brittany Robertson and Scout Taylor Compton.
In 2008 Alexia played a supporting role opposite Ashley Judd in the feature HELEN. Alexia portrayed a brave daughter who confronts the terror of her mother’s severe depression while attempting to keep her family together. HELEN premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2009 and won Alexia many rave reviews including a write up in Variety and a Leo Award nomination.
At 13 years old Alexia beat out her adult competitors and won a Leo Award for her leading role in PAST TENSE, an indie thriller where she plays a misunderstood girl who fights for justice upon unravelling a murder mystery. Alexia also starred in the dance comedy KICKIN’ IT OLD SKOOL opposite Jamie Kennedy. Alexia’s first feature was FIDO, opposite Carrie Anne Moss. This Lionsgate feature premiered at the 2006 Toronto Film Festival and at Sundance in 2007. Alexia played a gun wielding, prissy girl next door in this zombie comedy.
In television, Alexia has recently guest starred as the recurring character of “Eva” on CW’s SECRET CIRCLE. She has also starred in a number of television movies including THE 19TH WIFE for Sony Pictures Television, Syfy’s Emmy Nominated Mini Series TIN MAN opposite Zooey Deschanel and Richard Dreyfus, A&E’s WILDFIRES, Nickelodeon’s GYM TEACHER with Christopher Meloni and TMN’s FAKERS. She has appeared as series regular on MTV’s KAYA with Cory Monteith, in a leading role in the CBC pilot THE CULT, in another leading role in the CBC pilot LEFT COAST, and in a supporting role in the NBC pilot MIDNIGHT SUN. Alexia has had guest starring roles on USA’s THE 4400, CBS’S FLASHPOINT, and on CW’s SUPERNATURAL.
Alexia began her career in film at the age of 7, when she wrote, directed and starred in the short film, THE RED BRIDGE, which premiered at the 2002 Atlantic Film Festival and Reel to Reel Film Festival.