Alexandra is one of the main characters in the new Fox series STAR. She is a wealthy 19-year-old who grew up in Upper East Side, New York, but who, for years, has tried to put her privileged world behind her, so she can make real, authentic music. She is looking to step out of the shadows of her famous father and make it on her OWN. So she decides to move to Atlanta, Ga to pursue music. And becomes increasingly involved in political advocacy through her boyfriend Derek. In Season 1 episode 11 " Saving Face " , Derek and Alex are involved in a horrific car accident where she discovers she is pregnant.