Alex Chester is an actor, the Editor-in-Chief of the online magazine Hapa Mag, soon to be called Mixed Asian Media. She is also the director of Mixed Asian Media Fest – a celebration of mixed APIs through creative art forms happening September 2021. MAM just launched its Indiegogo Campaign.
Alex started acting as a child in Los Angeles and lives in NYC. Some acting credits include Broadway’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas at Madison Square Garden, Little Red in Into the Woods with Prospect Theater Co, and National Asian Artist Project (NAAP,) Minnie Fay in Hello Dolly with NAAP. Alex is also the first Asian American to play Logainne SchwartzandGrubenierre in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at Fire Island Arts Project.
TV credits include: ER, 7th Heaven, The Closer, New Amsterdam, and be sure to keep an eye out for her in the new season of The Good Fight.
Alex also has been in several national commercials including Popeyes, UPS, MLB, Ford Kuga, and H&M to name a few. Alex is also a member of the first NYC-based All Asian American Sketch Comedy Troupe, Model Majority.
Alex is graduating this May with her BA in dance through St. Mary’s LEAP Program. She is the first person from LEAP to receive the Dean’s Award for academic excellence and community engagement.