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Lexa Doig

Lexa Doig (born Alexandra Lecciones Doig on June 8, 1973) is a Canadian TV and movie actress. She portrayed the title role in the 2000 - 2005 Canadian-American science fiction-adventure television series Andromeda. She also portrayed the female lead role of Rowan in the science fiction-horror movie Jason X (2002), the 10th installment of the Friday the 13th film series. Lexa Doig was born Alexandra Lecciones Doig in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on June 8, 1973. Nicknamed "Spark," she is the younger child of Gloria B. Lecciones and David W. Doig. Her mother is a FilipinoRegistered Nurse who originally came from Dumaguete City, Philippines, and her father is a Canadian engineer of Scottish and Irish descent who was a petroleum Executive Officer in Toronto. Doig is a cousin of American martial artist-stunt performersRey-Phillip Santos and Rowland Santos. As a child, Doig studied rhythmic gymnastics and, as a teenager, she studied American Sign Language. At the age of six, she wrote and directed her first school play, Strawberry Shortcake, giving the lead role to her best friend. She developed a strong interest in acting and became inspired to become an actor at age 9 after she watched a theatre production of Porgy and Bess, an opera by George Gershwin. Subsequently she participated in as many church and school stage plays as she could. While completing compulsory secondary education at Don Mills Collegiate Institute, she also enrolled in a vocational modelling programme where at age 16, she was immediately offered representation by a talent agent, which she accepted. She was immediately booked in various modelling projects. She chose to drop out from her final year in high school to pursue an acting career as occupation. The initial media exposure led to her co-hosting the Canadian game show Video & Arcade Top 10 with friend Gordon Michael Woolvett on YTV, from 1991 to 2006. While auditioning for television and film roles, she worked on theatre productions of Romeo and Juliet and Arsenic and Old Lace Description above from the Wikipedia article Lexa Doig, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jun 8, 1973 In Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series TekWar 1994-12-22
Latest Project:
Movie Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: A Very Foul Play 2019-08-18
Known For
Movie Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: A Very Foul Play Sally Allison 2019-08-18
Movie Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: An Inheritance to Die For Sally Allison 2019-08-11
Movie Reap What You Sew: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery Sally Allison 2018-04-15
Movie Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: The Disappearing Game Sally Allison 2018-07-29
Series The Arrangement Deann Anderson 2017-03-05
Movie A Bundle of Trouble: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery Sally Allison 2017-05-21
Movie The Julius House: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery Sally Allison 2016-10-16
Movie A Bone to Pick: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery Sally Allison 2015-04-04
Movie Real Murders: An Aurora Teagarden Mystery Sally Allison 2015-07-26
Series Continuum Sonya Valentine 2012-05-27
Movie Tactical Force Jannard 2011-08-09
Movie Fireball Ava Williams 2009-05-03
Movie Second Sight Jenny Morris 2007-12-01
Movie Jason X Rowan 2001-07-24
Movie The Tracker Kim Chang 2001-11-21
Movie Code Name: Phoenix Conchita Flores 2000-03-02
Series Andromeda Andromeda Ascendant 2000-10-02
Movie No Alibi Camille 2000-03-24
Series CI5: The New Professionals Tina Backus 1999-09-19
Movie Teen Sorcery Mercedes 1999-09-28
Series TekWar Cowgirl 1994-12-22