Alexis Arquette was an American actress, cabaret performer, singer, musician, cartoonist, and activist who was cast in a number of films and shows such as Jack Be Nimble, Never Met Picasso, Xena: Warrior Princess, Friends, Beggars and Choosers, Californication, The Trip, Wasabi Tuna, Goodbye America, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Pulp Fiction, and Things I Never Told You.


She was born on July 28, 1969.


On September 11, 2016, she passed away due to cardiac arrest caused by myocarditis stemming from HIV at the age of 47 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Distinctive Features

  • Pouty lips
  • Arched eyebrows

Alexis Arquette Facts

  1. Originally, her family’s surname was “Arcouet”.
  2. Alexis Arquette made her first theatrical film appearance by playing the role of Georgette in the 1989 German-British drama film, Last Exit to Brooklyn, starring , , and others.
  3. Alongside Sarah Smuts-Kennedy and Bruno Lawrence, she co-starred as Jack in the 1993 New Zealand gothic horror movie, Jack Be Nimble, and this role got her nominated for the 1994 Fangoria Chainsaw Award for “Best Actor”.
  4. In 1996, Alexis Arquette brought to life the character of Andrew Magnus in the comedy-drama film, Never Met Picasso. For this performance, she received the L.A. Outfest Award for “Outstanding Actor in a Feature Film” in 1997.
  5. Between 2000 and 2001, she appeared in 2 episodes, The One with Rachel’s Sister and The One with Chandler’s Dad, of the television sitcom, Friends.
  6. She was a vocal supporter of the transgender community.

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Facts of Robert Arquette

  • Gender Female
  • full nameRobert Arquette
  • nicknamesAlexis Arquette, Eva Destruction, Lex
  • birthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States
  • Date of Birth July 28, 1969
  • Age 52 years 4 months
  • Horoscope Leo
  • Lucky Number 6
  • Lucky Stone Ruby
  • Lucky Color Gold
  • Best Match for Marriage Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundEnglish, French-Canadian, Swiss-German, German, Scottish, Irish, and Welsh
  • nationalityAmerican
  • professionActress, Musician, Singer, Cartoonist, Cabaret Performer, Activist
  • weight68 kg or 150 lbs
  • height5 ft 7¾ in or 172 cm
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorHazel
  • body type / buildSlim
  • motherBrenda Olivia “Mardi”
  • fatherLewis Arquette
  • brothersRichmond Arquette

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