Lexa Doig Bio | Age, Height, Husband, Net Worth
She is a Canadian actress, best known for her role as Andromeda in the science fiction series “Andromeda,” which aired between 2000–2005.
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Lexa Doig Age
Alexandra Lecciones Doig, known professionally as Lexa Doig, was born June 8, 1973, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
What is Lexa Doig Nationality?
Doig is the daughter of Gloria B. Lecciones, a registered nurse from Dumaguete City, Philippines, and David W. Doig, a petroleum engineer with Scottish and Irish ancestry.
After watching a theatre production at the age of nine, Alexandra was inspired to become an actor. Growing up, she studied rhythmic gymnastics and American Sign Language.
Lexa Doig Height – How tall is Lexa Doig?
She stands at 5 feet 6 inches tall.
While attending Don Mills Collegiate Institute, Lexa enrolled in a vocational modeling program. As a result, she was offered representation by a talent agent at age 16 and was engaged in various modeling projects.
Due to the success of her career, she decided to drop out of high school to pursue a career in acting.
While auditioning for television and film roles, Lexa co-hosted the Canadian game show “Video & Arcade Top 10” between 1991–2006.
She also appeared on a theatre production of “Romeo and Juliet” and “Arsenic and Old Lace.”
Her acting debut began in 1993 in the film “Hidden Room.” In 1994, she landed her first recurring role in the TV series “TekWar” as Cowgirl.
2000 was a good year for her as she landed her first significant starring role in the movie “No Alibi.”
That same year, Lexa landed the role of Andromeda in Gene Roddenberry’s sci-fi series “Andromeda,” acting as the ship’s artificial intelligence hologram and as Rommie.
What is Lexa Doig doing now?
The following year 2001, she had a female lead role in the horror film “Jason X,” acting as Dr. Rowan LaFontaine. Between 2005–2007, Lexa had a recurring role as Dr.Carolyn Lam in “Stargate SG-1”.
In 2010, she made an appearance in six episodes of “V” as Dr. Leah Pearlman, an alien physician, that she starred in the Canadian science-fiction TV series “Continuum,” where she played Sonya’s role, Valentine.
In 2017 Lexa got another recurring role in the fifth season of “Arrow” and was cast as one of the leads in the E! series “The Arrangement.”
Her latest appearance was in the 2019 Netflix series “Virgin River” where she played the role of Paige Lassiter.
Who is Lexa Doig’s Husband?
Lexa Doig met her husband, Michael Shanks, at the set of Andromeda, where they were both casts in.
Are Michael Shanks and Lexa Doig still married?
They soon began dating and tied the knot on August 2, 2003. Together they have two children and have appeared in numerous film projects together.
Lexa Doig Net Worth
Andromeda actress Lexa Doig is said to have a net worth of $500,000 to $1 million, this figure gotten from her acting career.