Alex Newell is an American actor and singer. They are known for their role as Unique Adams on the Fox musical series Glee and Mo on Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist. Newell also starred as Asaka in the Broadway revival of Once on This Island at the Circle in the Square Theatre in 2018.
Newell was among 34,000 to submit an audition video in 2011 for the first season of Oxygen’s The Glee Project. Newwll’s self-tapped audition earned them over one million MySpace views as well as a spot among the 12 participants who competed for a seven-episode arc on Glee.
In 2023, Alex Newell premiered in the role of Lulu in the musician comedy Shucked on Broadway in the Nederlander Theatre. The show opened on April 4, 2023, and has been running since. Later that year, they were nominated for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for their performance in the role.
Newell is committed to helping other LGBT youth and regularly performs at benefit concerts, most notably for The Trevor Project, the Human Rights Campaign, Jack Antonoff’s Ally Coalition and other fundraisers.
Alex Newell Age
How old is Alex Newell? Alex Newell was born on August 20, 1992.
Alex Newell Height
How tall is Alex Newell? Alex Newell stands at a height of 1.7m
Alex Newell Nationality
Alex Newell is an American.
Alex Newell Website
Alex Newell’s website is www.thealexnewell.com.