Alex Hudgens is quickly becoming a recognized and respected name in entertainment journalism. She has interviewed many of Hollywood's biggest stars, including Oprah Winfrey, Julia Roberts, Justin Bieber, Morgan Freeman, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pratt, Pharrell Williams, Kate Hudson, Emma Stone, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Emma Watson, Kevin Hart, Pink, Scarlett Johansson, Michael Fassbender, Chris Evans, Christina Aguilera, Jon Hamm, Shailene Woodley, Ed Sheeran, Jared Leto, Vin Diesel, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Jennifer Garner, Gary Oldman, Jamie Foxx, Gerard Butler, Steve McQueen, Zac Efron, Andrew Garfield, Jason Bateman, Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg, Don Cheadle, the cast of Breaking Bad, the cast of Game of Thrones, the cast of Dancing With The Stars, and many more.
And by "interviewed" we mean way more than your average sit-down... Alex has thumb-wrestled The Rock, learned the art of fencing with Alfonso Ribeiro, and skydived with Fetty Wap. Just to name a few adventures.
As an editorial producer and news anchor for COMPLEX, Alex is part of a talented group of creators and curators committed to starting conversations and sharing stories that define our new America and influence the next generation. As COMPLEX says, "Featuring your favorite celebrities, authoritative commentary, and a unique voice, our videos make culture pop." Alex writes and produces multiple daily news segments that run on COMPLEX News, serving a YouTube audience of over 890k subscribers and over 50mm monthly viewers. Her entertaining and informative pieces cover pop culture, politics, current events, sports, style, and music. You can also catch Alex participating in branded and original content in various branches of the overall COMPLEX platform.
As a guest correspondent for Access Hollywood on NBC, Alex gives you insider access from the red carpet, press room, and everywhere in-between. Interviewing today's biggest stars at major entertainment events, Alex's effortless wit and contagious charm result in genuine, fun, and unique conversations that you won't find with anyone else. Alex's national television appearances with Access Hollywood continue to spotlight her talent and increase her reach as her career spans both traditional and new media.
After internships with KSDK Newschannel 5 and the Tavis Smiley Show on PBS, Alex got her start in Los Angeles entertainment journalism as a segment host, interviewer, and red carpet reporter for BlackTree TV. BlackTree TV is a leading creator of online urban entertainment content and lifestyle information. Its content receives 9,000,000 views per month, has received more than a half billion views on 17 distribution platforms, and can be found in over 11,000 retail locations. Alex served as the host of BlackTree on TV, a primetime entertainment show airing 5 nights/week on the Soul of the South Network, which reached millions of homes in markets including Chicago and NYC.
Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Alex believes in Midwest manners, good BBQ, and Cardinals baseball. She attended Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, ranked as one of the Top 20 colleges in the country. Alex graduated with a bachelor's degree in "Media & Society", a program that she designed herself in order to pursue more in-depth coursework on media, business, and performance. While in college she perfected her multitasking skills by working with the school's television station, performing as an athlete/ambassador as a 4 year SEC cheerleader, and serving as a peer mentor. This may explain Alex's high-energy, enthusiastic approach in her interviews.
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