Sasha Alexander: Bio, Career, Husband, Net Worth

What is Sasha Alexander worth?

Sasha Alexander Net Worth: $215 Million

Widely known by her stage name Sasha Alexander, Suzana S. Drobnjaković Ponti is a gorgeous actress in America.

Sasha well recognized for her portrayal of Gretchen Witter in Dawson’s Creek and as Caitlin Todd in the first two seasons of NCIS. Furthermore, Sasha has appeared in numerous films like 2006’s Yes Man, 2009’s He’s Just Not That Into You and much more.

Currently, she is portraying the role of Helene Runyon in TV show Shameless. She has a recurring role in the show.

Sasha Alexander

Early Life

Suzana S. Drobnjaković Ponti was born on 17th May of 1973 in Los Angeles, California. Sasha who has an ancestry of Serbian was born to an Italian father and a Serbian mother. Furthermore, she can speak both Italian and Serbian. Moreover, her birth name is Suzana S. Drobnjaković.


The name of the actress’s high school is not available.

However, she did graduate from School of Cinema-Television of the University of Southern California. At school, she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta.

Early Career

During her high school days, Alexander was very active in the school productions and continued it throughout her school life. Furthermore, she was also an ice skater during those days. But she quit because of an injury on her knee.


Sasha made her debut as a professional actress in the year 1997. She played the role of Karen Chambers in film Visceral Matter. In the same year, she also made an appearance in short movie Battle of the Sexes.

Later in 1999, the actress got the title role of Jesse Presser in TV series Wasteland. It was her first role as a lead role and in a television series.

The actress gained exposure and recognition later after she appeared in Dawson’s Creek during its 4th season. In the show, Alexander portrayed Gretchen Witter who dated the title character in the series. Her portrayal of the character is also considered to be the best work of Alexander.


Later, Sasha also appeared in an episode of Greg the Bunny. In the series, she portrayed a lesbian reporter of TV Guide. She also shared a kiss with Sarah Silverman on the screen of the show.

Some of the films and TV shows in which Sasha Alexander has made an appearance in are 2005’s Lucky 13 as Susie, 2001’s All Over the Guy as Jackie Samantha Gold and many others.

In the year 2002, the actress also made an appearance in TV show Friends as Shelley followed by the role of Laura Carlson in an episode of Greg the Bunny and the lead character Dr. Jackie Collette on Presidio Med in the same year. Her portrayal of lead character Dr. Jackie Collette is also among best works by the actress.

In the year 2003, she played the role of Special Agent Caitlin Todd during the first two seasons. However, during the 3rd season in 2012, she had a recurring role as the same character followed by a voice work during the 8th season in 2015.

Yes Men and Recent Works

In the year 2008, Sasha also appeared alongside Jim Carrey in Yes Man. In the film, she portrayed Lucy Burns.

The most recent works done by the actress is an appearance as herself in 2016’s Celebrity Name Game and also has herself in Dinner at Tiffani’s.

Currently, she also has a recurring role as Helene Runyon in Shameless. Until 2016, she also portrayed Dr. Maura Isles (lead role) in Rizzoli & Isles from 2010.

Whereas in the film industry, she appeared in the film The Girl from Nagasaki as Adelaide in 2013.

Awards and Nominations

Till the date, the actress has only won one award. In 2016, she won a People’s Choice Awards under category Favorite Cable TV Actress for her portrayal of the character in Rizzoli & Isles.

Sasha People's Choice

Personal Information

Name  Suzana S. Drobnjaković
Birthdate May 17, 1973
Birth Place LA, California, USA
Profession TV Personality, Businessman
Mother’s Name N/A
Father’s Name N/A
Siblings Alexander Drobnjakovic
Height 5’ 5″ (165 cm)
Weight 57 kg (126 lbs)
Body Measurement 35-26-34 in
Horoscope Taurus
Net Worth $215 Million

Relationships, Marriage, and Children

Sasha Alexander got married to Luka Pecel on 18th September of 1999. However, the marriage was later declared invalid.

Furthermore, on 11th August of 2007, she again got married to Edoardo Ponti who is a director. The pair got married in Geneva, Switzerland.

Moreover, in the year 2006, they had their first child Lucia Sofia Ponti followed by their second son Leonardo Fortunato in 2010.

Social Reach

Sasha has a total of 269 thousand followers on her official Twitter page. She also has 152 thousand followers on her official Instagram page.

Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Sasha Alexander is $215 Million. She earned the sum through her career as an actress.

Rumors and Controversies

Previously, the actress was rumored to be dating another man. However, she has not yet spoken about it, and the buzz has faded away.

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