Alexandra Connolly

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MFA Screenwriting Student

Professional Links & Recent Works

Alex is an actress, writer, and director based out of Austin, Texas. She’s currently represented by Innovative Artists Talent Agency (Los Angeles), The Page Parkes Agency (Texas), and Imagination 9 Management.

She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 2023 with a B.S. in Radio/Television/Film and a B.A. in Psychology. She's also the owner of her own production company, PS Valentine Productions. Her directorial debut, Dollhouse, was a top 5 finalist for the Holle Award for Excellence in Filmmaking and is currently being submitted for festivals.

She started her career in high-fashion international modeling as a teenager, living between New York, London, Paris, and Los Angeles for work, and walking in numerous fashion shows for the top designers. She's also modeled commercially for Goop, Brandy Melville, Topshop, Lululemon Athletica, Target, Aeropostale, and Levi's. She's a member of SAG-AFTRA whose acting work can be seen in the television shows Liza on Demand and Six Degrees of Separation.

Her favorite films are 1990’s psychological thrillers/mysteries, which is what she’s drawn to when writing. She wants to tell complex female-driven stories, and all of her scripts reflect that goal in their storylines and characters.

Areas of focus: Psychological Thrillers, Mystery, Drama, Female-Driven Stories