Alexis Arquette is a popular actress, cabaret performer and musician born on July 28 1969. She is a transgender woman that was born as Robert Arquette in Los Angeles. Her mother was an activist, therapist, poet, actress and theater operator, her father was a director and actor. Both parents came from different countries but she is an US native.
Alexis Arquette started acting at the age of 12 and her first role was in She’s a Beauty, a music video created by The Tubes. Soon after that, she actually managed to debut on the big screen in Down and Out in Beverly Hills. Here she played an androgynous bandmate and friend.
It was only 20 years later that Alexis Arquette transitioned from male to female and you can actually find a documentary about the entire experience. The documentary is named Alexis Arquette: She’s my Brother and it debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2007.
Despite the fact that she is known as a cabaret dancer in many regions, Alexis Arquette’s main love was and still is the big screen. She played a multitude of roles and her favorites were independent and low budget movies as these are very easy to approach. Not only that, but they also offer a very good creative liberty that she enjoys.
Alexis Arquette had more than 50 roles throughout her career and there are plenty of roles that made her famous. From the movie Jumpin’ at the Boneyard to Jack Be Nimble or the Killer Drag Queens on Dope, all of these are great movies that solidified her career as an actress throughout the years.
Some of the other great roles that she had include the role of Caligula on Xena: The Warrior Princess. She also played in The Wedding Singer, Threesome, Bride of Chucky, The Wedding Singer, Blender and many other similar roles.
Despite having quite the controversial life, Alexis Arquette has always managed to maintain a very good approach to the movies that she plays and she has continually worked very hard to keep her intriguing appeal. On top of that, she is one of the most spectacular, unique and dare we say, diverse presences that you can find out there.
She also gained quite the following by performing in drag as Eva Destruction. Her alter ego became so popular that she actually was featured in a movie named Wigstock where she reprised that role.
When it comes to her personal life, Alexis Arquette does offer complete support for all that her siblings do. She actually supports the endeavors of her siblings and she even helped her sisters join up in various roles throughout the years.
Overall, Alexis Arquette is one of the standout figures in the movie world and she continues to star in a variety of roles. One thing is certain, her presence and willpower has continually managed to influence many persons throughout the years and that’s why lots of people love her as a result!
Alexis Arquette recently died of an AIDS/ HIV related illness. She died with her friends and family by her side. She asked that her family and friends celebrate her passing, so we should also all remember her blessed life and beautiful life.Published in Recommend0 recommendations