Alexandra Bello comes from an artistic background thanks to her mother “Miriam Bello” who has devoted 45 years of her life to ballet and teaching and who, in her 70s has been teaching stage performance and the ‘UASD’ University in the arts faculty; and thanks to her father “Cecilio Diaz”, a political author and marine biologist who has also devoted close 40 years of his life to teaching in the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Alexandra Bello was born in June of 1985 in Dominican Republic and started her dancing career at only 3 years old. She had training in Musical Reading, singing and piano since the early age of 7 years old. She studied Ballet, Folklore dances, Modern dances, Jazz, Dance History and Dance music at the Dominican Republic Fine Arts. Alexandra belonged to Articentro Miriam Bello Academy and had further training on Ballet, Pilates, Salsa and Acting workshops. Alexandra also plays the violin with a 10 year experience and composes music.
She was on her first musical as a lead character when she was 9 years old and her first job was on international Television at the age of 14, where she was as a co-host and singer with four other girls on the television show: “Sabado Chiquito de Corporan”; transmitted from Dominican Republic to the Caribbean and all South America. At the age of 16, she was part of a hosting competition for “Divertido con Jochy”, transmitted every Saturday in Dominican Republic.
Alexandra started her modeling career when she attended Barbizon Dominicana to learn catwalk, etiquette, public speaking, makeup and other sub-disciplines under the modeling umbrella; this entire process occurred concomitantly with her television ventures but she ended fully pursuing the international Beauty pageants for a longer period of time until she reached the victory with the Miss Atlantic International 2008 at the age of 22 years old. Through her beauty pageant career she had the opportunity to participate in “Miss Teen International 2000” “Miss RD Latina 2003” “Ford Models Dominican Republic 2004” “Miss World Dominican Republic 2006” “Reina Nacional de Belleza RD 2007” “Miss Maja Mundial 2007”.
Right after finishing her Miss Atlantic 2008 year and passing her title to the next winner, Alexandra moved to South Florida, exploring acting, modeling and finally completed her second career in Video Production at the age of 27 in the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale . She has gotten involved in the Video production business, since her graduation and founder her own production company in 2012 “Alexandra Bello Productions”. Alexandra also attended Miami Film School in 2011 pursuing an “Independent Filmmaking” diploma. Both film schools were an amazing networking experience for Alexandra and explored her leading skills further when she became the President of the Actor’s Club in 2011.
At the age of 28 Alexandra had completed several short films and written dozens of short narratives for different filmmakers. She also founded a South Florida Film Community called “Film Carpet”, highlighting different filmmakers from all around town, successfully running for 3 years. Alexandra is also responsible for the successful radio show “Artistic Times”, now turned into a Web-Show covering art and culture movements in South Florida.
Alexandra is closely involved with several organizations that promote film and culture throughout South Florida and to the world; such as Miami Web Fest, Miami 48 Hour Film Project, Film Miami Fest, 305 Film Competition Rally & Boynton Beach Shorts Film Festival.
She is a music composer, script writer and speaks four languages.