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Gillian Alexy – Avarice
Gillian Alexy, born in France and raised in Australia, and has been acting since the age of 10. Starting her career in Western Australia with a string of roles in the Barron Entertainment children television series THE GIFT, FAST TRACKS and PARALLAX, her love for the arts then took her around the globe to study in places like The Actors Centre in London; Le Centre de les Arts Vivants in Paris, The William Esper Studio in New York and The BGB Studio in Los Angeles. Her most recent US credits include Bravo’s DIRTY JOHN, NBC’s THE BLACKLIST and as a series lead in the two seasons of WGN America’s OUTSIDERS. Notable recurring roles include FX’s acclaimed series THE AMERICANS as the tantalising Annalise, DAMAGES, ROYAL PAINS, as well as appearances on NURSE JACKIE, THE CRAZY ONES, and AQUARIUS amongst many others.