He was born in Westminster, London, but grew up in Ladbroke Grove with his father as a plumber, his mother a ballet teach and his grandfather a boxer. His talent for sport, married with the fact he’d had some success as a child actor, that won him a sixth-form scholarship to Latymer Upper School in Hammersmith. He later moved to Los Angeles.
This following is a list of credited appearances and roles Alex Roe has made in television and film:
|2000||The Calling||Dylan St. Clair|
|2005||The Fugitives||Jay Keaton||7 episodes|
|2009||Jam & Jerusalem||Christopher Martin||1 episode|
|2010||The Cut||Elliott Baden||21 episodes, short series|
|2011||Holby City||Connor Lane||1 episode|
|2011||Doctors||Matt Goonan||1 episode|
|2011||The Jury||Schoolboy||2 episodes|
|2013||A German Word||Dean||Short film|
|2014||Unstrung||Luke Holt||Television film|
|2016||The 5th Wave||Evan Walker|
|2017||Hot Summer Nights||Hunter Strawberry|
|2018||Siren||Ben Pownall||TV Series; Series regular|
- He doesn't want to be famous, but rather likes acting as it's fun.
- He is also a football player.
- One of the big reasons he signed onto the project was that he loved the “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” feel to these mermaids.
- For the show, Alex received some extensive breath training and can actually hold his breath for 4 minutes.
- Standard — "Alex Roe, interview: 'I try to avoid being friends with actors — most of my tickets for the premiere were for my football team'" (January 22, 2016)
- Whedonopolis — "Siren at WonderCon 2018: What We Learned" (March 25, 2018)
- Alex Roe at the