|Full Name||Alex Meraz|
|Birth Name||Alejandro Meraz|
|Birth City||Mesa, Arizona|
|No Of Children||2|
|Filmography||The Twilight Safa: Eclipse,CSI: NY,Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown,The Glades,Suicide Squad|
|Education||New School for the Arts|
|Date of Birth||January 10,1985|
|Married Date||December 31,2007|
American actor Alex Meraz is best known for playing the shape-shifter named Paul Lahote in the Twilight saga New Moon. Likewise, he also known for The Twilight Safa: Eclipse, CSI: NY, Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown, The Glades, and Suicide Squad.
Alejandro 'Alex' Meraz was born on 10th January 1985 in Mesa Arizona, the United States of America. He is 36 years old as of 2021.
Likewise, he holds American nationality and has Purepecha ethnic descent.
Meraz went and graduated from the New School for the Arts. He is an avid painter and illustrator.
Alex made his acting debut as Core Warrior in the 2005 romantic drama film The New World.
He earned his breakthrough role as Paul Lahote in the 2009 romantic fantasy film New Moon, the second film in The Twilight Saga film series.
In the movie, he stars alongside Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, and Ashley Greene.
He reprised his role as Paul in the third sequel The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, the fourth sequel Breaking Dawn part 1, and fifth sequel Breaking Dawn Part 2 in 2011.
The same year, he played Zack in the martial arts film Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown alongside Evan Peters, Dean Geyer, and Todd Duffee.
In 2016, Meraz was cast as Gomez- Seal Team A in the superhero film Suicide Squad starring Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Viola Davis, and Jai Courtney.
As of 2017, Alex appeared as Javi Cano in the drama television series Animal Kingdom and Serafin in Bright.
The 36-year-old actor began his acting journey in 2005. Since then, he has starred in dozens of films and television shows.
According to various sources, Meraz's net worth is estimated at around $700 thousand as of 2021.
Besides acting, he earns decent amount of money from his sponsorships and ad campaign.
New Moon star is married to his long-term wife Kim Meraz who is Vietnamese-American. They got married on 31st December 2007 amidst family and friends.
Together they share two sons named: Somak b. 18th March 2009 and Talus Alexander b. 6th May 2012.
Fun Fact: Meraz's wife Kim insisted him to audition for New Moon believing he was perfect for the part.