Alexis Knapp

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Alexis Knapp
Born(1989-07-31) July 31, 1989 (age 24)
Avonmore, Pennsylvania, United States
OccupationActress/singer
Years active2009–present
Children1
 
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Alexis Knapp
Born(1989-07-31) July 31, 1989 (age 24)
Avonmore, Pennsylvania, United States
OccupationActress/singer
Years active2009–present
Children1

Alexis Knapp (born July 31, 1989) is an American actress known for her appearances in the 2012 comedy films Project X and Pitch Perfect.

Career[edit source | edit]

Knapp was born on July 31, 1989 in Avonmore, Pennsylvania to the late Bradford Elwood Knapp.[1][2] She has two brothers. At age 18, Knapp moved to LA[3] and there she worked as a model before breaking into acting. She appeared in Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief as Aphrodite Girl and in Couples Retreat. In 2012, she starred in Project X as Alexis and Pitch Perfect as Stacie Conrad, the highly sex crazed Barden Bella. She is also set to star in ABC's Super Fun Night, written by and starring her Pitch Perfect co-star Rebel Wilson and alongside another one of her Pitch Perfect co-stars, Anna Camp.[4][5] Knapp also starred in the Tom Vaughan directed movie So Undercover, as Taylor Jaffe. Alexis also has roles in TBS Television Pilot, Ground Floor, portraying Tori, a party obsessed girl, who caught up on her sleep at work the next morning.[6] Alexis was also cast in the Lifetime pilot, Cinnamon Girl, before it got passed on.[7] Alexis also stars in short film drama, Wracked, as Melissa [8][9]

Personal life[edit source | edit]

Knapp dated actor Ryan Phillippe in the summer of 2010,[10] before splitting in September 2010.[11] After the break-up, Knapp discovered that she was pregnant, and gave birth to a daughter, Kailani Merizalde Phillippe Knapp, on July 1, 2011.[12][13] She was pregnant with her daughter while filming So Undercover.[14]

Filmography[edit source | edit]

Film[edit source | edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2009Couples RetreatSan Diego Dance Academy
2010Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning ThiefAphrodite Girl
2012Project XAlexis
2012Pitch PerfectStacie Conrad
2012So UndercoverTaylor Jaffe
2013Vamp USamantha
2013CavemenKatPost-production

Television[edit source | edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2010Look: The SeriesTV series
2012Like FatherDylanTV film
2013Family Guy(voice)Episode: "Valentine's Day in Quahog"
2013Super Fun NightClamanthaTV series, post-production

References[edit source | edit]

  1. ^ "Alexis Knapp". IMDb.com. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  2. ^ "Alexis Knapp's photo "Happy birthday to my father, ..." on WhoSay". Whosay.com. 2012-05-16. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  3. ^ "Alexis Knapp Talks "Project X," Snakes and Gaming!". YouTube. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  4. ^ "Super Fun Night". IMDb.com. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  5. ^ "@rebelwilson | Spending Monday in the edit suite. #SuperFunNight. | Webstagram - the best Instagram viewer". Webstagram. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (2013-04-23). "Alexis Knapp Cast In TBS' 'Ground Floor', Robin Givens Joins ABC Family's 'Twisted'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  7. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "Renee Zellweger Lifetime 1970s Drama Pilot 'Cinnamon Girl' Casts Leads". Deadline.com. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  8. ^ "WRACKED (Official Trailer) Short Film, Starring Noah Mills". YouTube. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  9. ^ Giuliano Federico (2013-03-26). "Noah Mills stars and writes independent movie called Wracked". Swide. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  10. ^ "Ryan Phillippe Awaiting Pregnant Ex-Girlfriend's Paternity Test". People. March 16, 2011. Retrieved July 7, 2011. 
  11. ^ "Ryan Phillippe's Ex Alexis Knapp Gives Birth to Baby Girl". Us Weekly. July 7, 2011. Retrieved July 7, 2011. 
  12. ^ "Ryan Phillippe's Last Name Given to Alexis Knapp's Baby". People. August 1, 2011. Retrieved August 1, 2011. 
  13. ^ "No DNA Test Needed! Ryan Phillippe Present for Birth of Ex's Baby". E Online. July 7, 2011. Retrieved July 7, 2011. 
  14. ^ "Twitter / iSeeTomlinson: Like omfg Alexis knapp!". Twitter.com. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 

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