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Alexis Denisof

Alexis Denisof brings his charm and wit to the role of Wesley Wyndam-Price, a Watcher from England who was removed from duty and has since joined Angel as a demon hunter.

A native of Salisbury, Md., Denisof grew up in Seattle, where he began his acting career in productions at the distinguished ACT (A Contemporary Theatre). Following high school, Denisof continued his training overseas when he was accepted at the prestigious London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. While in London, Denisof enjoyed a prolific stage career, appearing as a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company in Hamlet opposite Ian McKellan.

Upon graduation, Denisof gained his first national exposure in a George Harrison rock video, which led to his feature film debut in the British film Murder Story. His other film credits include the Sundance Film Festival hit The Misadventures of Margaret opposite Parker Posey and Brooke Shields, True Blue and First Knight. Denisof is a veteran of several television projects including HBO's Hostile Waters and the television miniseries Noah's Ark opposite Jon Voight and Mary Steenburgen.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.

Alexis Denisof Facts

BirthdayFebruary 25, 1966 (56)
BirthplaceSalisbury, Maryland, USA
Height6' 2" (1m88)  How tall is Alexis Denisof compared to you?

Selected Filmography

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