January 27, 1988 (Age
Thing: her dog Snickers
Blue and Green.
Boys, Bewitched and The Spice Girls
Subjects in School:
Reading, Science and Math
Sailor Moon, Mad about You and Poltergeist:The
Legacy (no surprise there!)
Swimming, Snow Skiing, Dancing, Horseback Riding and
sister Keely Purvis is also a child actress and has
been in X2 and Marine Life.
Thanks to Penny Purvis & the IMDb...
Agent Cody Banks - "Amy"
Taken (television mini-series)
- "Lisa Clarke" (Age 13)
Santa Clause 2, The - "Danielle"
Now and Forever -
Marine Life - "Adele Nordstrom"
To escape her chaotic family life, a very mature twelve year
old Adele tries to make sense of it all. Cybill Shepherd plays
"June Nordstrom", the mother.
Alex won the 2001 Leo Award for Best Performance - Female of Best Feature Length Drama for MARINE LIFE (she even beat out Helen Shaver who was nominated in
the same category!)
A Song from the Heart [TV] = "Tina Comstock"
A love story about a blind concert cellist (played by Amy Grant)
who falls for a self-centered pianist. (aka "Music from the
(aka "Virus") [TV] - "Julie"
with Lindsey Wagner & Tom Wopat
Ronnie and Julie
with Teri Garr. This movie aired March 30, 1997 and throughout
the month of April on Showtime. From Penny - "Alex was very
excited about this film as it was a romantic comedy and a very
big role for her."
with Dana Delaney.
Poltergeist: The Legacy
[TV series] - "Kat Corrigan"
(a.k.a. Deadly Intentions) [TV]
with Donna Mills & Corbin Bersen
Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes (The Annette Funicello Story)
with Annette Funicello.
Disappearance of Vonnie
[TV] - "Amy Pickman"
with Anne Jillian & Joe Penny.
to Alex' mom, Penny, for providing her list of fav things and
some filmography credit info.