Alexandra Daddario was born in New York on March 16, 1986, and this film is set in the late ’80s, around the same time Daddario was born. The actress describes the experience of getting to step back in time as “great,” saying she misses the ’80s since she never really got to experience the era.
1. She is the elder sister to two siblings:
Alexandra Daddario is the eldest child of her parents, Christina Daddario, a lawyer, and Richard Daddario, former head of NYPD counterterrorism on March 16, 1986, in New York City. She has a brother, Matthew Daddario, an actor, and a sister Catharine Daddario.
Alexandra is of American nationality although she is descended from mixed ethnicity with Italian, Czech, English, and Irish ancestry. Alexandra’s paternal grandfather was Emilio Q. Daddario, a Democratic member of the US House of Representatives for the state of Connecticut from 1959 to 1971.
Daddario was raised on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. She attended Brearley School as well as a vocational school for children.
3. She always wanted to be an actress:
Daddario said she decided to be an actress at the age of eleven. “I’ve always loved telling stories,” she said in 2019. “It was just something I really wanted to do – and I could have done anything, really. I had all the opportunities on the planet. ”
She attended Marymount Manhattan College before dropping out to continue playing full-time. She studied the Meisner acting technique for years.
She made her television debut when she was just 16 years old, she played victimized teen Lewis on the soap opera All My Children. Daddario also found success when she rose to prominence for her role on the first season of the HBO series True Detective in 2014.
4. She got to work with Superman:
Henry Cavill turns in much different performance than Superman in Night Hunter, a psychological thriller by writer and director David Raymond that explores members of the police force and their connection to a series of abductions and murders. Alexandra Daddario plays the role of a profiler with marital problems and was honored to be cast alongside Cavill saying:
“I thought he did a great job. He’s a good person and a consummate professional, and it’s really awesome to work with Superman… He was a really strong costar and just a wonderful person to work with. I think everyone was. You get lost in these people’s work; they were just totally in it, for better for worse. There’s a lot of darkness in there, but we are all totally in it”.
Regarding her education, she went to Brearley School and then studied in the Profession Children’s School. She attended Marymount Manhattan College.
Alexandra Daddario has a tall height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Her body weight is 61kg. She has dark brown hair and blue eyes. Her body measurements are 35-27-34 inches. Her bra size and shoe size are 8 (US).
7. She describes her personal fashion style as:
Alexandra Daddario always makes amazing fashion choices on the red carpet and says:
“ I think I’m still trying to grow into my fashion sense. I really Rag and Bone, and I love Dior. I like sophisticated but sexy, I am still sort of figuring out what I love”.
8. Dating history:
Rumors flew around that she was in a long-term relationship with Jason Fuchs from 2006 till 2009. She fell in love with her co-star in Percy Jackson, Logan Lerman. They started dating in 2009 and got engaged on 16th December 2016. But due to some differences, they broke up. They officially announced their separation on Twitter.