How did you get involved in the business?

I grew up in the theatre watching my Mom in plays.

In how many films you have performed? 

In total maybe 6 or 7.

What are your current projects?

I just wrapped a project with Chris Sivertson, but I can’t say more than that. I also have a movie coming out called The Divine Order written and directed by Patrick O’Bell, and starring Andy Gates and Tamzin Brown!

What kind of roles have you performed throughout your career? 

So many different kinds, where to begin. I’ve done as many as possible. Shakespeare, comedy, drama, etc. I feel like being more specific would take up too much space!

What has been your biggest achievement as an actress? 

So far, Starry Eyes. It’s definitely demanded the most of me as an actress.

What kind of roles do you prefer? 

Challenging ones.

Who is your favorite actor/actress? 

Gena Rowlands.

What are some of your other talents? 

Accordian, belly dance, illustration.

What kind of music do you like? 

I like music that makes me feel something- Zappa, Karen Dalton, Broadcast, The Cramps, Chopin to name a few.

Anything you avoid? 

There’s plenty of music I avoid.

Favorite Band? 

Future Islands.

How do you see yourself in 5 years? 

A little better and a little worse.

Where we can follow you? 

@alexessoe on Twitter and Instagram

Quote: “How joyful I am to learn there is no such thing as happiness.” – written on a Thai temple.

Holiday Destination: Bali

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Photo credit: Joe Goger