Alex Sanon is a Television and Film Actor, a Model, Host and Voice Actor. Born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, he is the second child of four children. Parents: Lyonel Sanon and Christine Shirley. He relocated to the United States in November 2000.
Alex got his first supporting role on his very first acting audition to portray Rev. Ernest on "Running on Water" (Feature Film - 2013).
Since then he has landed a few roles as Principal on "Deadly Affairs"- S3E8 in 2014, "Mercy Street" - S1E2 in 2016, and as Lead on “Southern Fried Homicide” – S2E4, the short films “Chromatymia”, “What Ben Said” – 2015. He has also worked behind the scenes as “Stand In” on a few TV Shows (Gotham, Bull, Ronald, The Good Cop) and on the film (The Purge – 2018).
Alex has appeared in a few American TV shows like "House of Cards", "Deception", “Bull”, “Mme Secretary”, etc. Alex is dedicated to his craft and has adopted the legendary Will Smith’s philosophy “Always be ready so you don’t have to get ready”.
He is known as "The man with many faces", that skill has helped him get cast as the lead on the French-Canadian Crime-thriller web series "Les Professionnels - The Professionals" in which he played 2 different characters (Twin Assassins). He also appeared in a few Print and TV Commercials (NFCU, Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Car Dealerships etc).
As a model he appeared on Vogue Magazine (Turkish Edition) in the September 2017 issue, took part (Dec. 2017) in The ATT Hospitality & Commercial Solutions Print Promo, and portrayed a WWII Tuskegee Pilot Veteran on the Docu-Photo by photographer Sheldon J. Walker.
“Success is the fruit of the tree of failures”
“God is leading and I am willing, thus success is inevitable”
"I dream big every day so I don't have nightmare at night"
Unique traits: Celebrity Look-A-Like: Idris Elba, Isaiah Washington
Power (S6, E2)
Television Stand In Stand In for Corey Allen
The Village (E104, E105)
Television Stand In Stand In for Frankie Faison
Television (Comedy) Actor Add a Plot »
Maryland National Park
Commercial by Duo Media Productions Father Online Promo
Television (Drama and History) Actor Based on real events, Mercy Street takes viewers beyond the battlefield and into the lives of a distinctive cast of characters - doctors, nurses, contraband laborers and Southern loyalists - realizing the chaotic world of Union-occupied Alexandria, Virginia, and the Mansion House Hospital in the early years of the Civil War. Written by PBS
Mercy Street (PBS War Drama)
Television by Scott Free Productions Prisoner (Speaking) S1, E2
House of Cards
Television by KTK Productions (Drama) Billionaire Camper S5, E8
Make A Champ
Film (short) by Alexander Rozenblit Day Player
Film (short) by LANDR Studios Lead: Henri
Series by BOS Films Leads: Frank/Frantz (Twin Assassins) Assasins from a secret crime syndicate are being elimated one by one. Everyone thinks Frank Adams has turned against his own organization, but when he is captured and tortured by his own twin brother Frantz Adams, the truth about the evil organization OMEGA is starting to take shape.
Television by Sirens Media Day Player (The Haitian) - Speaking
Commercial by Nation Wide Nissan/Infiniti Car Buyer
NFCU (Navy Federal Credit Union)
Print by 15Four Productions Military Home Owner
What Ben Said
Film (short) by Alex Pop Lead: Ben
Southern Fried Homicide
Television by Sirens Media Lead: Deputy Sheriff Patrick Cuffy
Film (short) by Vick Krishna Single Dad
IJM International Junior Miss Pageant - Best Program Book Award (as a Graphic Artist)