Alexander Vlahos is a Welsh actor, writer, and director. Alexander Vlahos is best known for his role as Philippe, Duke of Orléans in the series Versailles.
Table of Biography
Vlahos was born on July 30, 1998, in Tumble, Carmarthenshire, and is 32 years old. However, he was brought up in Llantrisant, Mid Glamorgan by his greek father and Welsh mother. Although his parents’ names are still unknown. Growing up he spoke both English and Welsh. Moreover, he also played Ice Hockey at the age of 8, but eventually gave up when he was 18. Later he developed an interest in acting. So he joined the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff, from where he graduated in 2009.
Career and Professional life
Right after graduation, Vlahos landed on the role of Dylan in the BBC Wales drama ‘Crash.’ Following the debut, he appeared in multiple television series including ‘Doctors’, ‘Pen Talar’, and ‘The Indian Doctor’. Similarly in 2012, he appeared in Privates and Merlin replacing Asa Butterfield in the role of Mordred.
However, Vlahos got his major breakthrough when he earned the lead role in the 2015 series Versailles. Portraying Philippe I, Duke of Orléans in the Franco-Canadian historical television series, Vlahos stood out as one of the excellent talents in the industry. The series is now in its third season. Meanwhile, Vlahos has even made guest appearances in a few series like ‘Genius,’ ‘Death in Paradise,’ and ‘Bang.’
Theater and Film
Apart from being a television soap opera star, Vlahos is also widely known for his Theater roles. He started performing theater shows in 2013 with ‘Fortune’s Fool’. Since then, he has been a part of multiple theater shows like ‘Macbeth’, and ‘La Ronde’. Nevertheless, his most popular play is Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet where he portrayed Romeo.
Regarding the film performances, Vlahos has appeared in two short films, ‘Bright Lights’ and Button Eyes. Similarly, he played Herbert Mullin in the 2016 movie ‘The Head Hunter’.
He has also started working as a director. His recent debut short film, Lola won multiple awards including ‘Best First Time Director’ and ‘ Best Original Screenplay’.
Awards and Net Worth
Vlahos with his talent and hard work has made a prominent name in the industry within a few years. In these years he has won the hearts of millions of fans all over the world. However, he has not won any awards just yet.
Along with fame and recognization, Vlahos’s career has brought him a luxurious life. The Versailles actor stands at a net worth of $2 million as of 2020. Nevertheless, with the opportunities that lie ahead of his, he is sure, to sum up, a lot of wealth.
The 32-year-old Welsh actor is currently dating a girl named Jules. However, he has also dated British singer and actor Lauren Samuels. The pair started seeing each other in December of 2016. They seem to be together ever since. However, they are not very open about their relationship. Before, Lauren, Vlahos dated Kajsa Mohammar. Kajsa is a 29-year-old Swedish model. The couple even got engaged and had posted it inline. However, the relationship ended in 2016.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Talented actor, Vlahos is also a charming heartthrob. Alexander has a good build physique complementing his gorgeous looks. He stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and has a bodyweight of 75kgs. Similarly, he has a fair skin tone with light brown hair color. However, his other body stats are currently under review.
Looking into Vlahos’s internet presence, he is popular on social media sites like all other current celebrities. He is mostly active on Instagram where he has over 9ok followers. Under the user name @alexvlahosofficial, he shares posts related to his personal as well as professional life. Similarly, he has over 75k followers on Twitter. Here his user name is @valval