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Lexa Doig Biography

Lexa Doig

Facts of Lexa Doig

Date of Birth: 1973 , June-8
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Michael Shanks
Birth Name Michael Garrett Shanks
Father Peter Moore Smith
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Vancouver
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $215 million
Married Yes
Married to Lexa Doig (m. 2003)
Music Group South Crack
Books Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It
Nick Name Juli
Working For Movies
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Body Measurements 36-26-35
Affair with Bart Freundlich
Movies Stargate: The Ark of Truth 2008
TV Show Zoo
Siblings Peter Moore Smith
Mother Anne
Weight in KG N/A
Education University of British Columbia (1994)
Religion Atheist
Salary N/A
Breast Size 34B
Waist size 26
Hip Size 35
Shoe Size 7.5 (US)
Children Tatiana Shanks, Mia Tabitha Shanks, Samuel David Shanks
Divorce Yes
Awards Best Lead Performance By A Male in a Television Movie 2014
Sisters Valerie Smith

Quick Timeline of Lexa Doig

1973 Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1980 Wrote and directed the play, Strawberry Shortcake
1990 Enrolled in a vocational modelling programme
1991 CO hosted the Canadian game show, Video & Arcade Top 10
1993 Made her TV debut
2000 Appeared in the television series, Andromeda
2002 Appeared in the movie, Jason X
2003 Married to Michael Shanks
2004 First child, Mia Tabitha Shanks
2006 Second child, Samuel David Shanks
2014 Won Leo Awards
2002 Nominated in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

Detail Timeline of Lexa Doig

June 8 , 1973

Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Sweet and lovely lady, Lexa Doig was born as Alexandra Lecciones Doig in the early 1970s in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to Gloria Doig and David Doig. She was born as the youngest child of her parents. Her height is five feet and six inches tall.

1980

Wrote and directed the play, Strawberry Shortcake

When Lexa was in her childhood days, she studied rhythmic gymnastics. When she was aged six years old, she directed her first school play Strawberry Shortcake. She was also the writer of this play. Her best friend played the lead role in this play.

1990

Enrolled in a vocational modelling programme

She was once enrolled at Don Mills Collegiate Institute. She completed most of her compulsory secondary education at the age of 16 and she also did her vocational modeling during that time. She was also offered modeling contract in various modeling projects.

1991

CO hosted the Canadian game show, Video & Arcade Top 10

 In 1991, she appeared as the co host of the Canadian game show Video & Arcade Top 10. She hosted this show for about one and half decade. In the early 1990s, she starred in the plays like Romeo and Juliet and Arsenic and Old Lace.

1993

Made her TV debut

In 1993, she made her TV debut by portraying the role of Second Girl in The Hidden Room. Next year she appeared in the TV movies like TekWar and TekWar: TekLords. She played the role of Cowgirl in this TV movie. 

2000

Appeared in the television series, Andromeda

She got her rise in fame in 2000 after she began playing the lead role of Andromeda Ascendant/Rommie in a Canadian/American science fiction television series Andromeda. She appeared in this TV series for about half a decade. 

 

2002

Appeared in the movie, Jason X

 Lexa Doig is an actress from Canada. She is also critically acclaimed for starring the major role of Rowan LaFontaine in an American science fiction slasher film Jason X. In 2002, she also starred in the TV sitcom The Chris Isaak Show. 

August 2 , 2003

Married to Michael Shanks

With the turn of 21st century, Lexa began starring in a Canadian/American science fiction television series, Andromeda. There she met love of her life Michael Shanks. After years of romantic love life, they finally tied their married knot on 2nd of August 2003.

September 13 , 2004

First child, Mia Tabitha Shanks

She became mother for the first time in her life at the end of 2004. She and her loving husband Michael Shanks welcomed their first child together on 13th of September and that time it was a daughter and they named her Mia Tabitha Shanks.

March 19 , 2006

Second child, Samuel David Shanks

She became mother for the second time in her life in the early 2006. She and her loving husband Michael Shanks welcomed their second child together on 19th of March and that time it was a son and they named him Samuel David Shanks. 

2014

Won Leo Awards

She is also famous for starring the role of Sonya Valentine in a Canadian science fiction series Continuum. For this role, she got her first nomination in Leo Awards in 2013 and she won this award for the first time in 2014 for Best Supporting Performance by a Female in a Dramatic Series. 

2002

Nominated in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

She is famous for starring the title role in the 2000-05 Canadian-American science fiction-adventure television series Andromeda. For this role, she got her first nomination in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror in 2002 for Female.

Content

With the turn of 21st century, Lexa began starring in a Canadian/American science fiction television series, Andromeda. There she met love of her life Michael Shanks. After years of romantic love life, they finally tied their married knot on 2nd of August 2003. As a loving husband and wife, they have already welcomed two children together. Her nationality is Canadian and she is of mixed ethnicity as she has Filipino, English and Scottish ancestry. Her height is five feet and six inches tall.

When Lexa was in her childhood days, she studied rhythmic gymnastics. When she was aged six years old, she directed her first school play Strawberry Shortcake. She was also the writer of this play. At the age of she induced her interest in acting. During her teens, she also studied American Sign Language. She was once enrolled at Don Mills Collegiate Institute. She completed most of her compulsory secondary education at the age of 16 and she also did her vocational modeling during that time. In 1991, she appeared as the co host of the Canadian game show Video & Arcade Top 10. In the early 1990s, she starred in the plays like Romeo and Juliet and Arsenic and Old Lace. In 1993, she made her TV debut by portraying the role of Second Girl in The Hidden Room. Next year she appeared in the TV movies like TekWar and TekWar: TekLords. She got her rise in fame in 2000 after she began playing the lead role of Andromeda Ascendant/Rommie in a Canadian/American science fiction television series Andromeda. She is also critically acclaimed for starring the major role of Rowan LaFontaine in an American science fiction slasher film Jason X. Her net worth is $500 Thousand.