Dziena at the TIFF ’08 screening of Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist
|Born||Alexis Gabrielle Dziena
(1984-07-08) July 8, 1984
New York City, New York, U.S.
Alexis Gabrielle Dziena (born July 8, 1984) is an American actress.
Dziena was born in New York City and is of Irish, Italian and Polish descent. She attended the private Saint Ann’s School alongside her Bringing Rain (2003) costar, Paz de la Huerta. She spent many of her summers growing up in the small South Jersey shore town of Sea Isle City. Also, during high school, she attended classes at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and appeared in plays there as well.
Dziena made her acting debut in TNT‘s Witchblade (2002). Guest roles followed in other series, such as Law & Order, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and Joan of Arcadia. One of her first major roles was in the Lifetime channel original She’s Too Young (2004), in which she portrayed a sexually active teenager. In the ABC television series Invasion she played the sheriff’s daughter Kira Underlay. Dziena also appeared frequently on the sixth season of the HBO series Entourage (2009).
She played Heather, a sexually frustrated young woman in a loving relationship, who takes part in a couple swap as part of therapy in the film Sex and Breakfast. She also co-starred in the films Fool’s Gold (2008) and Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist (2008).
|2003||Season of Youth|
|2003||Mimic 3: Sentinel||Rosy Montrose|
|2003||Bringing Rain||Lysee Key||Direct-to-DVD|
|2003||Rhinoceros Eyes||Bird Girl|
|2003||Wonderland||Gopher’s Girlfriend||Scenes deleted|
|2004||She’s Too Young||Hannah Vogul||Lifetime movie|
|2005||Strangers with Candy||Melissa|
|2005||Stone Cold||Candace Pennington||aka Jesse Stone: Stone Cold|
|2005||The Great New Wonderful||Angie||Scenes deleted|
|2007||Sex and Breakfast||Heather|
|2008||Fool’s Gold||Gemma Honeycutt|
|2008||Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist||Tris|
|2010||When in Rome||Joan|
|2015||Without Ward||Scout Finch|
2015 EVOL JULIE
2017 WITHOUT WORD SCOUT FINCH
|2003||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Mia Van Wagner||Episode: “Pandora”|
|2003||Law & Order||Lena Parkova||Episode: “House Calls”|
|2005||Joan of Arcadia||Bonnie||2 episodes|
|2005–2006||Invasion||Kira Underlay||21 episodes|
|2007||One Life to Live||Pretty Girl||Episode #16.9839|
|2009||Entourage||Ashley Brooks||Recurring role; 8 episodes|