Alexandra Moen

Last updated 27 July 2014

Alexandra Moen
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Alexandra Moen

Born: 1978 (age: 46)


Alexandra Moen is an English actress, best known for her roles as Emily James in the British TV drama Hotel Babylon, as Tamsin in the TV drama Tripping Over and as Lucy Saxon in the closing episodes of the 2007 series of "Doctor Who".

Moen was born in Pisa, Italy in 1978 to an oceanographer father and teacher mother. She lived briefly in Canada and Bermuda with her two younger brothers until moving to England in 1991. She finished school in the UK and studied English at Leeds University before training at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) in London.

Moen had appeared opposite actor David Tennant, (the tenth incarnation of The Doctor), on stage in a 2005 production of Look Back in Anger.[4][5]

In the 2006 television series Tripping Over, Moen starred as Tamsin opposite Paul McGann, the actor who portrayed the Eighth Doctor in the one-off 1996 telemovie. Moen also performed on stage in 2003 with David Troughton who in addition to his own appearances on the programme is the son of actor Patrick Troughton, who played the second incarnation of the The Doctor; Moen played Maria Celeste in The Hinge of the World, the daughter to Troughton's Galileo.[6] In Hotel Babylon, Moen has appeared with John Barrowman who plays Captain Jack Harkness both in Doctor Who and in its spin-off series Torchwood, as well as Michael Obiora, who appeared as Billy Shipton in the episode Blink.

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