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Alexandra Breckenridge was born on 15th May 1982 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. She lived with her mother in Darien, Connecticut, till the age of 10 before they moved to Mill Valley, California. Alex is the niece of actor Michael Weatherly.
Breckenridge grew fascination towards acting, photography, and singing by the age of 13. Two years later, the mother-daughter duo moved to Los Angeles to pursue Breckenridge’s passion for acting.
Alexandra Breckenridge is starring as Melinda Monroe in ‘Virgin River’ (2019)
Virgin River is a romantic Netflix drama series produced by Reel World Management based on Robyn Carr novels. The series follows Melinda Monroe, played by Alexandra Breckenridge, who works as a nurse practitioner in Virgin River, a remote town in California, upon answering an ad to work there.
Monroe believes the new place will help her start afresh and aid her in forgetting the painful memories from the past. However, she ends up realizing the harsh reality of moving on as she must heal herself before she can truly turn Virgin River into her home.
The rest of the main cast includes Martin Henderson as Jack Sheridan, Tim Matheson as Doc Mullins, Annette O’Toole as Hope McCrea, Colin Lawrence as John “Preacher” Middleton, Jenny Cooper as Joey Barnes, Daniel Gillies as Mark, and Lauren Hammersley as Charmaine Roberts. The series premieres on 6th December 2019.
The show is also already renewed for a second season and there are some new challenges waiting for Melinda in the second season of Virgin River.
Alexandra Breckenridge is married to her husband, Casey Hooper
Alexandra Breckenridge and her husband Casey Hooper are married since 2015.
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Alexandra Breckenridge and Casey Hooper tied the knot in September 2015. The intimate wedding was held in front of the closest family and friends at Dunton Hot Springs, Colorado. The entire ceremony looked mesmerizing in the middle of the field. The day which couldn’t have been more perfect ended with some spectacular fireworks.
The wedding pictures of the gorgeous couple are absolutely incredible that could make any reluctant person agree to their own wedding. Check them out here.
Alex Breckenridge with her children, son Jack, and daughter Billie.
Source: Breckenridge Instagram
A year into their married life, the lovebirds welcomed their first child, a son named Jack, in September 2016. Merely 11 months later, the pair made an announcement that they were expecting their second child.
Alex took to Instagram, where she shared a picture of herself resting her hand on the baby bump and wrote:
We made another one!! 🌞
Baby Breckenridge Hooper coming this winter 🌹❤️💋
The husband-wife duo along with their kids – the entire family of four looks adorable together.
Alexandra Breckenridge Net Worth – How much has she made from her career?
Alexandra Breckenridge has accumulated a net worth of $3 million from her successful career.
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Alexandra Breckenridge began her career with several supporting roles, most notably Janie Shepherd in Big Fat Liar (2002) and Monique Valentine in She’s The Man (2006). Later, she played the leading role of Willa McPherson in the FX series Dirt (2007-08).
In 2008, Alexandra portrayed the character of Vivian in the comedy-drama series The Ex List. Moreover, she’s served as the voice actor for several characters in the animated sitcom series Family Guy (2005-present).
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Breckenridge’s other notable credits include the portrayal of young Moira O’Hara in season one of FX horror anthology series American Horror Story: Murder House (2011), and Kaylee in season three of American Horror Story: Coven (2013).
The actress is also renowned for the role of Jessie Anderson in the AMC post-apocalyptic series The Walking Dead (2015), and Sophie in the comedy-drama series This Is Us (2017-18). Besides, she played the role of Claire in the television movie Christmas Around the Corner (2018).
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Alexandra Breckenridge’s net worth is estimated at $3 million.