Aleksa Palladino (born September 21, 1980) is an American actress and singer, perhaps best known for her lead roles in Manny & Lo, The Adventures of Sebastian Cole, Find Me Guilty, Wrong Turn 2: Dead End, and Before the Devil Knows You're Dead.
The year 2000 saw the release of Palladino's Red Dirt, followed by the independent film Lonesome, and Storytelling with Selma Blair. She then had guest appearances in Law & Order: Criminal Intent, The Sopranos (where she played 2 different characters) and Law & Order.
In 2003, Palladino moved to Los Angeles, married Devon Church at a scenic overlook on Mulholland Drive, and began writing music with her husband as the band Exitmusic. Exitmusic released a debut album in Fall 2007.
In 2004, Aleksa returned to acting with a guest appearance on Medium, followed by her lead role in Spectropia and a supporting one in Find Me Guilty with Vin Diesel. After working in Find me Guilty, the director Sidney Lumet offered Palladino the role of Chris Lasorda in Before the Devil Knows You're Dead, which she kindly accepted. She then filmed The Picture of Dorian Gray, based on the novel by Oscar Wilde, and was landed a supporting lead role in the well-acclaimed Horror sequel Wrong Turn 2: Dead End. Palladino's latest project has been a film entitled Acts of Mercy, where she plays the lead role of 'Maggie Collins'.
She lives in Los Angeles with her husband.
|2008||Acts of Mercy||Maggie Collins|
|2007||Before the Devil Knows You're Dead||Chris Lasorda|
|Wrong Turn 2: Dead End||Mara|
|The Picture of Dorian Gray||Sibyl Vane|
|2006||Find Me Guilty||Marina DiNorscio|
|2005||The Ring Two||Young Nurse|
|2003||Mona Lisa Smile||Frances the Girl in Italian Class|
|2001||Ball in the House||Lizzie|
|2000||Red Dirt||Emily Whaley|
|The Adventures of Sebastian Cole||Mary|
|A Cool, Dry Place||Bonnie|
|Wrestling with Alligators||Maddy Hawkins|
|1997||Number One Fan||Sadie|
|1996||Manny & Lo||Lo|
|2006||Without a Trace||Katie Duncan||Ep. 5.07|
|2005||Medium||Lyla Gallagher/Geraldine Hanscombe||Ep. 2.05|
|2004||The Sopranos||Alex||Ep. 5.09|
|2003||Law & Order||Teresa Drosi||Ep. 14.5|
|2002||The Sopranos||Alessandra||Ep. 4.12|
|Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Lilly Carlyle||Ep. 1.13|
|2000||The Huntress||Brandi Thorson||Pilot|