|Born||Edgar Zaden Diogo de Morais
25 June 1989
Zaden Alexander is an actor.
Zaden Alexander was born Edgar Zaden Diogo de Morais in Portugal, to an antique restorer mother and a contractor father. He was raised in Lisbon, attending school at Professional Theater School of Lisbon, where he graduated in a carefully selected class of 16 students. At the age of eighteen Zaden attended the Ivana Chubbuck Studio in Hollywood.
Alexander speaks fluent English, Portuguese, French and Spanish.
Alexander lives in Los Angeles.
In 2007, while still in theater school, Alexander made his film debut in From Now On, directed by Catarina Ruivo (winner of the Audience Award at Rio de Janeiro Film Festival). In 2008 he starred as Dan in Coach Shane, directed by Drew Renaud.
Alexander was cast in the Luke Eberl-directed drama, Fault Line (2009), and as Jeremy in the hit NBC TV show CTRL, directed by Robert Kirbyson. In 2010 Aleander starred in Greece, directed by Sarah Deakins, and in Q'orianka Kilcher's (Terrence Malick's The New World) directional debut film, Saudade, and also appeared in Gossip Girl Taylor Momsen's band The Pretty Reckless music video for the single Miss Nothing, directed by Meiert Avis. Alexander was cast as Jaffa in Chasing Eagle Rock directed by Erick Avari (in post-production) and as Riley Jouda in The Monogamy Experiment directed by Amy Rider (in post-production).
Alexander made his stage debut in William Shakespeare's Macbeth at the Mirita Casimiro Theater in Lisbon in 2006. He's appeared in many theater productions since including Moliere's A Rehearsal at Versailles, Brian Friel's Lovers, Jean Genet's Deathwatch and Arnold Wesker's The Kitchen.
Alexander is also known for his role as Lucius in the Golden Globe winning adaptation of The Tragedy of Julius Caesar, written by William Shakespeare and directed by Luís Miguel Cintra, at the Municipal Theater Saint Luiz in Lisbon.
|2007||From Now On||Catarina Ruivo||Winner of the Audience Award at Rio de Janeiro Film Festival|
|2008||Coach Shane||Drew Renaud|
|2009||Fault Line||Luke Eberl||Audience Award Winner at NewFilmmakers LA Film Festival|
|Miss Nothing (music video)||Meiert Avis||Single - The Pretty Reckless|
|2011||Chasing Eagle Rock||Erick Avari||Post-production|
|You Are The Blood||Rafael Morais||Post-production|
|2012||The Monogamy Experiment||Amy Rider||Post-production|
|The Movie||Luke Eberl||Filming|
- IMDb page
- From Now On official website
- From Now On TV Spot
- From Now On Trailer
- Golden Globes 2007 video (The Tragedy of Julius Caesar)