Alex Rose Wiesel was born and raised in Del Mar, California and attended the conservatory for musical theatre at “AMDA” (The American Musical and Dramatic Academy). Graduating from their Los Angeles campus in December of 2007 and “The New School University”, New York, where she received a BFA in Musical Theatre in the winter of 2009. She completed her Masters degree (MA Theatre) at California State University, Northridge where she teaches undergraduate classes (2016). Alex is also a graduate of iO West’s Improv program.
She currently performs at iO West now on the mainstage with her all female improv team, “Pumps” (www.pumpscomedy.com) and in the DCT with her sketch team, “The Cover Up.” She has done sketch/comedy work on shows, such as Jimmy Kimmel Live!, After Lately, Chelsea Lately and Showtime’s House of Lies: Flight Club. Alex was also recently seen on CW’s Hart Of Dixie and CBS’ Two And A Half Men.
Aside from TV shows & film & ‘prov, Alex can be seen in a variety of commercials, from Casio Cameras, Southwest Airlines, PNC Bank, Big 10 Network and a sexy Carl’s Jr campaign, just to name a few. She likes to spend as much of her free time as possible at the beach and/or with her rescued dog, Victoria Barkham.