Daddario in 2013
|Born||Alexandra Anna Daddario
March 16, 1986
New York City, New York, U.S.
Alexandra Anna Daddario (born March 16, 1986) is an American actress and fashion model. She is perhaps best known for portraying Annabeth Chase in the films Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief and Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters. Some of her most notable television and movie appearances aside from Percy Jackson Film Series include All My Children, White Collar, Bereavement, Parenthood, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Texas Chainsaw 3D, and True Detective.
Daddario was born in New York City, New York, United States as the daughter of a prosecutor father (former head of NYPD Counterterrorism under Mayor Bloomberg) and a Merrill Lynch lawyer mother. She was raised on the Upper East Side and is an alumna of Brearley School, Professional Children's School and Marymount Manhattan College. She has Hungarian, Irish, and Italian ancestry. She has two siblings, sister Catharine and brother Matthew who is also an actor.
Daddario had her first television role at the age of 16, when she played victimized teen Laurie Lewis in All My Children. She appeared in numerous television series and movies as mentioned in her filmography. But first major role was as Annabeth Chase in the 2010 fantasy-adventure film Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief in between her recurring role as Neal Caffrey's love interest Kate Moreau in the hit series White Collar.
On the latter part of 2013, Daddario reprised her role as Annabeth Chase in Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters.
Daddario started filming a zom–com (zombie–comedy) movie Burying The Ex in Los Angeles, California, helmed by Joe Dante with Anton Yelchin and Ashley Greene, and the independent film Unreachable by Conventional Means. Burying The Ex was among the chosen films participating though out of competition at the Venice Film Festival in 2014.
In 2014, Daddario garnered much attention for her role as Lisa Tragnetti on the HBO series True Detective. She landed the lead role in the upcoming 3D Earthquake movie San Andreas with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson to portray her father. The filming started last April in Gold Coast and Brisbane, Queensland, Australia and just finished end of July in San Francisco, California.
On August 13, 2014, a demo of the new video game Battlefield Hardline to be released early 2015 was launched, revealing Daddario as one of the major characters Dune Alpert, lending her appearance and voice for it.
|2005||Squid and the Whale, TheThe Squid and the Whale||Pretty Girl|
|2006||Hottest State, TheThe Hottest State||Kim|
|2007||Babysitters, TheThe Babysitters||Barbara Yates|
|2008||Attic, TheThe Attic||Ava Strauss|
|2009||Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience||Girlfriend|
|2010||Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief||Annabeth Chase|
|2013||Texas Chainsaw 3D||Heather Miller|
|2013||Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters||Annabeth Chase|
|2013||Life in Text||Haley Greene|
|2014||Unreachable by Conventional Means||Kate|
|2014||Burying the Ex||Olivia|
|2002–2003||All My Children||Laurie Lewis||43 episodes|
|2004||Law & Order||Felicia||Episode: "Enemy"|
|2005||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Susie Armstrong||Episode: "In the Wee Small Hours (Part 1)"|
|2006||Law & Order||Samantha Beresford||Episode: "Release"|
|2006||Sopranos, TheThe Sopranos||Another Woman||Episode: "Johnny Cakes"|
|2009||Damages||Lily Arsenault||Episode: "I Lied, Too"|
|2009||Life on Mars||Emily "Rocket Girl" Wyatt||Episode: "Let All the Children Boogie"|
|2009||Nurse Jackie||Young Woman||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2009||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Lisa Wellesley||Episode: "Salome in Manhattan"|
|2009–2011||White Collar||Kate Moreau||11 episodes|
|2012||It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia||Ruby Taft||Episode: "Charlie and Dee Find Love"|
|2013||Chelsea Lately||Herself||Episode: "Alexandra Daddario"|
|2014||True Detective||Lisa Tragnetti||4 episodes|
|2014||New Girl||Michelle||Episode: "Mars Landing"|
|2009–2010||Odd Jobs||Cassie Stetner|
|2015||Battlefield Hardline||Dune Alpert|
Awards and nominations
|2010||Teen Choice Awards||Best Female Breakout||Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief||Nominated|
|2013||MTV Movie Awards||Best Scared-As-S**t Performance||Texas Chainsaw 3D||Nominated|
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- Rao, Priya (February 22, 2014). "Alexandra Daddario Talks True Detective, Boobs, and Fashion". Vanity Fair.
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