The Walking Dead is having another cast birthday. Today, our very own Alexandra Breckenridge is turning 35!!
Alexandra was born in 1982 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. The actress and photographer began her career with roles in Freaks and Geeks in 2000, She’s the Man and Big Fat Liar.
She has had several guest roles in shows including Dawson’s Creek, CSI, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Charmed, JAG and Medium as well as numerous guest voice roles on Family Guy.
Breckenridge appeared in season 1 of American Horror Story as Moira O’Hara and in season 3 of the anthology as Kaylee.
In 2005, the actress began her role as Jesse Anderson in the fifth season of The Walking Dead. Here character faced an untimely death when she was ripped apart by walkers after after watching her youngest son die in front of her the same way. I told Sam to be quiet…GAH!
Most recently, you can watch her in a recurring role as Sophie, Kevin’s ex-wife and Kate’s childhood friend on This Is Us.
Alexandra is married to guitarist Casey Hooper and on September 3, 2016, she gave birth to their son, Jack Breckenridge Hooper.
Once again, join me in wishing Alexandra Breckenridge an very Happy Happy Birthday!!!
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