After three months of filming, Alexia just finished shooting in Belgium “La Forêt”, an ambitious and dark mini series for France 3. Over six hours, the Swiss actor Samuel Labarthe, the Canadian actress Suzanne Clément (Mommy by Xavier Dolan) and Alexia try to solve the mysterious disappearances of three teenage girls in the forest. Planned to be broadcasted on the French channel France 3 and the Belgium RTBF in Spring 2017.
Starting on January 15th in every cinema, Alexia is the lead actress of Michael Bay’s (Transformers, Armageddon) latest movie for Paramount Pictures. 13 Hours : The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi comes back on the tragic terrorist attack of the American Consulate and CIA Secret Annex of Benghazi, Libya, on September 11th 2012. Alexia plays Sona Jilliani, a smart and brave CIA case officer, alongside John Krasinski, James Badge Dale, Pablo Schreiber and Max Martini.
In January, Alexia is in every French movie theaters opposite José Garcia (Now You See Me) in the feature film Tout Schuss, directed by Stéphan Archinard and François Prévôt-Leygonie. Alexia plays one of the lead of this crazy comedy on the adventures of a teenage class on their first skiing vacation!
Alexia Barlier is a French and New-Zealander actress born and raised in Paris. She played the lead female part in Michael Bay’s last movie 13 Hours : the secret soldiers of Benghazi produced by Paramount Pictures and released in January 2016.
She grew up with French and Anglo Saxon culture, her New-Zealander ballet dancer mother and her French Art Dealer father speaking both languages at home.
She started theater at school when she was 14 and landed her first part at 18 in the feature film 24h in the Life of a Woman, alongside Michel Serrault and Bérénice Béjo. Since then, she has worked on numerous feature films, plays, TV movies and had leading roles in TV shows. In France she is best known for playing Magda, Daniel Auteuil’s mistress in Conversations with my Gardener, directed by Jean Becker ; for being the lead of the Canal+ action tv series Kali ; and playing Eva Blum, the female investigating cop in the very popular TV show Falco (TF1) for four seasons.