Alexandra Maria Lara - Biography
Last Modified: Nov 14, 2022
|Best Known For:||Rush (film)|
|Net Worth:||Under Review|
|Born on :||November 12, 1978 (age 44)|
|Birth Name /
|Alexandra Maria Platareanu|
|Birth Place:||Bucharest, Romania|
|Father's Name:||Valentin Platareanu|
|Mother's Name:||Doina Platareanu|
|High School:||Französisches Gymnasium Berlin|
|Married Date:||August 8, 2009|
|Husband's Name:||Sam Riley|
Ben Riley (son)
|Height:||1.74 meter (5 feet 9 inch)|
|Weight:||55 kg (121.25 lb)|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
|Shoe Size:||9 US|
|Dress Size:||6 US|
|Breast Size:||35 inch|
|Waist Size:||27 inch|
|Hip Size:||36 inch|
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Who is Alexandra Maria Lara?
Alexandra Maria Lara is an actress by profession and Romanian, and German by nationality. She is best known for appearing in the films Downfall, The Reader, Rush, and Geostorm.
Alexandra Maria Lara – Age, Parents, Siblings
Alexandra Maria Lara was born on 12 November 1978 in Bucharest, Romania. Her birth name is Alexandra Maria Platareanu and is known by her nickname Alex. She is the only child of her parents Valentin Platareanu (father), an actor, and Doina Platareanu (mother).
The family fled to West Germany in 1983 to escape Nicolae Ceauşescu's regime in Communist Romania. They had planned to emigrate to Canada but later settled in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg before moving to Germany’s capital Berlin.
young Alexandra Maria Lara (Image: Instagram)
Alexandra Maria Lara graduated from Französisches Gymnasium Berlin in 1997 and went on to study acting under the management of her father who was also the co-founder of the Theaterwerkstatt Charlottenburg. She graduated from the same in 2000.
Her ethnicity is Romanian.
Alexandra Maria Lara – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce
Alexandra Maria Lara was in a relationship with Florian Unger. After dating for more than nine years, the couple broke up in 2006.
She went on to date British actor Sam Riley, having met on the set of the film Control in 2007. Lara went on to marry her boyfriend on August 8, 2009. With her husband, she welcomed her son Ben Riley on December 29, 2013. Currently, the pair seems to be happy with their marriage. Also, there are no rumors of divorce surrounding them.
Sam Riley, Alexandra Maria Lara (Image: The Irish Sun)
Alexandra Maria Lara – Career
Having started her career at a young age Lara was only sixteen years old when she began playing lead roles in various television dramas. Some are namely Mensch, Pia! (1997), Tatort: Fürstenschüler (1998), Polizeiruf 110: Sumpf (1999), Doctor Zhivago (2002).
Over the years Alexandra Maria Lara has appeared in the films Downfall (2004), Offset (2006), Control (2007), I Really Hate My Job (2007), Youth Without Youth (2007), The Reader (2008), City of Life (2009), Small World (2010), Rush (2013)The Most Beautiful Day (2016), The King's Man (2020), etc.
Alexandra Maria Lara in Rush (Image: Pinterest)
On the set of The King's Man, Alexandra Maria Lara has worked with Harris Dickinson, Joel Basman, Connor Calland, Branka Katic, and Neil Jackson.
Alexandra Maria Lara – Net Worth, Salary
The net worth and annual salary of Alexandra Maria Lara are under review and will be under review.
Alexandra Maria Lara – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
On the social media site Instagram, Lara is followed by thousands of followers but is absent from Twitter and Facebook.
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