Alex Roe

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Alex Roe
Born
Alexander Michael Roe-Brown

(1990-05-09) 9 May 1990 (age 28)[1]
NationalityEnglish
Other namesAlex Roe-Brown
OccupationActor
Years active2000–present

Alexander Michael Roe-Brown (born 9 May 1990) is an English film and television actor, best known for playing Jay Keaton in the series The Fugitives, Elliott Baden in The Cut and Ben in Siren. He also plays Liam Page in the movie Forever My Girl.

Early life and education[edit]

Roe was born in Westminster, London. He enjoys sports, playing weekend association football with a recreational team in Chiswick (west London) in 2010 while already acting on network television.[2]

Career[edit]

Roe made his acting debut in 2000 with the horror film The Calling. Roe played the lead role of Jay Keaton in CITV's 2005 children's science fiction series The Fugitives.

In 2010, Roe played Elliott Baden, a popular competitive swimmer in BBC Two's teen drama The Cut. In 2011, Roe appeared in guest appearances in episodes of Holby City as Connor Lane, Doctors as Matt Goonan, Hollyoaks as Toby, and The Jury as Schoolboy.

In 2014, Roe played the male lead as Luke Holt in ABC Family's television tennis drama film Unstrung. Roe played one of the lead roles, Evan Walker, in the 2016 science fiction film The 5th Wave, followed with a starring role as Holt Anthony in the 2017 horror film Rings.

Roe appears in the coming-of-age film Hot Summer Nights, which premiered at the South by Southwest festival in March 2017 and is expected to be released in 2018. He also plays a lead role in Freeform’s 2018 TV series, Siren, as Benjamin Pownall.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2000 The Calling Dylan St. Clair
2013 A German Word Dean Short film
2014 Sniper: Legacy Reese
2016 The 5th Wave Evan Walker
2017 Rings Holt Anthony
2017 Hot Summer Nights Hunter Strawberry
2018 Forever My Girl Liam Page

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2005 The Fugitives Jay Keaton 7 episodes
2009 Jam & Jerusalem Christopher Martin Episode: "Dinner Party", also known as Clatterford
2010 The Cut Elliott Baden 21 episodes, short series
2011 Holby City Connor Lane Episode: "Damage Control"
2011 Doctors Matt Goonan Episode: "Tricky Dicky"
2011 Hollyoaks Toby 1 episode
2011 The Jury Schoolboy 2 episodes
2014 Unstrung Luke Holt Television film
2018–present Siren Ben Pownall Main cast

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://twitter.com/SirenTV/status/994300977552470016?s=20
  2. ^ Street, Tim (18 March 2011). "Chiswick hat-trick hero is BBC The Cut star". getwestlondon.co.uk. Retrieved 15 August 2015.

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