Alexis has been nominated for 3 ALMA (American Latino Media Arts) Awards:
1998 for Outstanding Actor in a Made-for-Television Movie or Mini-Series for Detention: The Siege at Johnson High.
1999 for Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role in a Feature Film for "Why Do Fools Fall in Love".
2002 for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Television Series for The District.
Alexis is 5'7" (1.70m) tall.
Cruz is a born-again Christian ("Faith & Friends").
Cruz is a certified Emergency Medical Technician (paramedic).
A Spanish-language commercial for boxed macaroni and cheese was his first work.
Cruz regularly gets together with his friends to play the World of Darkness role-playing setting, which he is a long time fan of.
His ancestory originates from Puerto Rico.
He is an ordained minister.
His first work was a Spanish-language commercial for boxed macaroni and cheese.
Was asked to be a cast member of Stargate SG-1 but turned it down, although he agreed to have a recurring role.
When he originally tried out for Stargate, his character only had two non-English lines.
Attended Boston University
Along with Erick Avari, he is one of only two people to appear in both the original Stargate and the spin-off series Stargate SG-1.