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Alex Meraz

Biography

American actor and dancer who became recognized to audiences as Paul within the Twilight film series. He also performed Paco within the Bronx Bull and Hosa in Big Thunder. He examined fighting techinques at the brand new School for fighting techinques. He acted in Hardly ever BACK OFF 2: The Beatdown. He previously children called Talus and Somak Alexander Meraz in 2012 with Kim Meraz. He made an appearance being a werewolf alongside Taylor Lautner in four installments from the Twilight series.

Quick Facts


Full Name Alex Meraz
Date Of Birth January 10, 1985
Place Of Birth Mesa, AZ
Height 1.8 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education The New School for the Arts and Academics
Nationality American
Spouse Kim Meraz
Children Somak Meraz, Talus Alexander Meraz
Nominations Gemini Award for Best Performance in a Performing Arts Program or Series
Movies The Twilight Saga: New Moon, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, Suicide Squad, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2, Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown, Mine Games, City of Gardens, The Roommate, The New World, Bright, Cry Now, The Reward
TV Shows Dancing with Spirit, Scalped
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1 Was considered one of the 55 faces of the future by Nylon Magazine's Young Hollywood Issue. (2010)
2 Has a child named Somak. His mentor, Raoul Trujillo, is the god-parent.
3 Alex is a Native American Indian or First Nation descendant of the Purepecha (Tarasco) Nation. Purhepecha are indigenous people centered in the northwestern region of the Mexican state Michoacán.
4 Was nominated for a Dora Mavor Award.
5 Attended the New School for the Arts, and is an avid painter and illustrator.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bright 2017/I post-production Serafin
Scalped 2017 TV Movie pre-production Dashiell 'Dash' Bad Horse
Tranzloco pre-production Alonso Lujan
Animal Kingdom 2017 TV Series Javier
Suicide Squad 2016 Gomez - Seal Team A
The Bronx Bull 2016 Paco
Bone Tomahawk 2015 Eagle Skulls
Cry Now 2014 Eric
New Worlds 2014 TV Mini-Series Masca
Single Ladies 2014 TV Series Sergio
The Glades 2013 TV Series Moses Clearwater
Big Thunder 2013 TV Movie Hosa
The Reward 2012 Short
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 2012 Paul (credit only)
186 Dollars to Freedom 2012 Nicaragua
Mine Games 2012 TJ
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 2011 Paul
CSI: NY 2011 TV Series Odelin Gonzales Jr.
Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown 2011 Zack Gomes
The Roommate 2011/I Frat Boy
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse 2010 Paul
Freedom Riders 2009 TV Series Warrior
The Twilight Saga: New Moon 2009 Paul
American Experience 2009 TV Series documentary Warrior
Two Spirits, One Journey 2007 Short Luke
Dancing with Spirit 2007 TV Series Dancer
The New World 2005 Core Warrior

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Alien Hunter 2016 Short executive producer
The Reward 2012 Short executive producer

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Alien Hunter 2016 Short

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2011 TV Series Himself - At the MTV Movie Awards
RingCon 2010 2010 Documentary Himself
Teen Choice Awards 2010 2010 TV Special Himself
Mark at the Movies 2010 TV Series Himself
Made in Hollywood 2009-2010 TV Series Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2010 TV Series Himself
2010 MTV Movie Awards 2010 TV Special Himself
Celebrity Vampire Baseball 2010 TV Movie Himself - Right Field and Pitcher
Twilight Itacon 1 Promo 2010 Documentary short
Styl'd 2009 TV Series Himself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan 2009 TV Series Himself
Rachael Ray 2009 TV Series Himself
That Morning Show 2009 TV Series Himself
Scream Awards 2009 2009 TV Special Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien 2009 TV Series Paul

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008 Gemini Gemini Awards Best Performance in a Performing Arts Program or Series Dancing with Spirit (2007) · Santee Smith
· Emily Law
· Brian Solomon


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