More Alex Pettyfer Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker)Alex Pettyfer, in his feature film debut, is undertaking only his second acting role. A former child model, he appeared in a number of high-profile campaigns for major brands such as Gap. In 2002, he was cast in the title role of ITV's film of TOM BROWN'S SCHOOLDAYS, which was filmed on the Isle of Man. Alex starred opposite Stephen Fry, who played Rugby School's legendary headmaster, Dr. Arnold. The success of Alex's performance in this classic television film brought him to the attention of Anthony Horowitz and the producers of STORMBREAKER and, after several auditions and the elimination of some 500 rivals, he was cast as Alex Rider in Spring 2005.
for "Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker" updated 12-Dec-2006