Alexa Kolker (born August 17, 2009), also known as Lexy Kolker, is an American child actress, who is known for starring as Chloe in the science fiction thriller film Freaks (2018), for which she won a Young Artist Award. She also had recurring roles as Mary Swagger on the television series Shooter (2016–2018) and Robin Hinton on the television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2017–2018).
August 17, 2009
|Relatives||Ava Kolker (sister)|
She began acting in 2015, starring as Tatiana in an episode on the crime drama television series Criminal Minds. In 2016, she made her film debut, starring as Lily in the action film Female Fight Squad. In the same year, she had a recurring role on the action television series Shooter as Mary Swagger, which she held throughout the show's run. In 2017, she starred as the eight-year old Fable in the television film Searchers and also appeared as Monkey in the drama film Our Little Secret. In the same year, Kolker had a recurring role on the superhero television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. as Robin Hinton until 2018.
In 2018, she starred as Chloe in the science fiction–based action film Freaks, for which her performance was praised by critics. Variety magazine wrote that "relative newcomer Kolker carries the film effortlessly." For the role, she won the Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress in a Feature Film. In the same year, she appeared as Lily in the fantasy film The Little Mermaid. In 2019, she appeared in the mystery crime film The Case of Jonas Booker as Marley. In 2020, Kolker will star in the upcoming television series For Nothing as Lilliana Pieri.
|2016||Female Fight Squad||Lily|
|2017||Our Little Secret||Monkey|
|2018||The Little Mermaid||Lily|
|2019||The Case of Jonas Booker||Marley|
|2015||Criminal Minds||Tatiana||Episode: "Awake"|
|2016||Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack||Herself||Episode: "Sex, Drugs, and Fairytales"|
|2016–2018||Shooter||Mary Swagger||Recurring role; 20 episodes|
|2017||Searchers||Fable at 8||Television film|
|2017–2018||Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.||Robin Hinton||Recurring role; 6 episodes|
|2020||For Nothing||Lilliana Pieri||Upcoming television series; main role|
Awards and nominations
|2016||Young Entertainer Award||Best Recurring Young Actress 9 and Under – Television Series||Shooter||Nominated|
|2020||Young Entertainer Award||Best Leading Young Actress – Feature Film||Freaks||Nominated|
|Young Artist Awards||Best Young Actress – Feature Film||Won|
- Sedighzadeh, Kazem (2015-11-19). "'Criminal Minds' Season 11 Episode 8 will Explore 'The Dirty Dozen;' JJ Finds Herself at Crossroads upon Return". Master Herald. Retrieved 2020-03-28.
- WorldFilmGeek (2017-08-29). "Female Fight Squad (2017)". WorldFilmGeek. Retrieved 2020-03-28.
- "'Freaks' on Netflix: Cast, Plot, and What to Know About the Sci-Fi Horror Film". Decider. 2020-03-05. Retrieved 2020-03-28.
- "Amanda Crew and Lexy Kolker talk Freaks". Solzy at the Movies. 2019-12-27. Retrieved 2020-03-28.
- "Lexy Kolker Talks Freaks And Career – BSCkids". Retrieved 2020-03-28.
- "'Freaks': Film Review | TIFF 2018". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2020-03-28.
- Barker, Andrew (2018-09-09). "Toronto Film Review: 'Freaks'". Variety. Retrieved 2020-06-12.
- "Young Artist Awards - 2020 Nominees". Retrieved 15 August 2020.
- "The Case of Jonas Booker Cast". Retrieved 8 August 2020.
- "'For Nothing' is a good thing for Buffalo". bizjournals.com. January 8, 2020. Retrieved 2020-03-28.
- "Young Entertainer Awards - 2016 results". Retrieved 8 August 2020.
- "Young Entertainer Awards - 2020 nominations" (PDF). Retrieved 8 August 2020.