Who is Alexandra Daddario from True Detective?
Alexandra Daddario is an American actress, best known for her role as Annabeth Chase in the 2010 film Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief – until now. Daddario has emerged on the scene with her role as Lisa Tragnetti, in True Detective, with Golden Globe winner Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson.
Daddario plays the young woman who has an affair with Detective Hart, played by Harrelson. After just a brief appearance in the first of eight episodes, in the second episode of True Detective we see a naked Daddario.
Daddario, who is 27, was born and raised in New York. Alexandra began acting at the age of 16, when she played Laurie Lewis on the daytime soap opera on All My Children. She later appeared on episodes of Law and Order, The Sopranos, Nurse Jackie and most recently, Parenthood.
Alexandra was nominated for a Teen Choice Award in 2010 for Best Breakout Star but didn’t win. She has been nominated for an MTV Movie Award for Best Movie Couple, along with her real life rumored boyfriend, Logan Lerman. The MTV Movie Awards will take place in April 2014.
Keep reading to see why Daddario took the role and how she felt filming the nude scene.