After leaving Eastenders, James enrolled on a course at the Central School of Speech and Drama.
James found out he had landed the role of Martin Fowler on his last day of primary school.
Growing up, James' ambition was to be an Olympic swimmer.
James is currently dating his co-star Kara Tointon.
James is 6'3" tall.
On 14th April 2006, it was announced that Alexandrou wished to leave EastEnders in the Autumn of 2007.
James has a twin sister called Antionette.
In 1999, he appeared as Grant in the short film Blessed Burden.
James' interests include basketball, boxing, football, and playing guitar.
Jmaes attended The Anna Scher Theatre in London.
His dad's a Greek Cypriot.
He has a twin sister named Antoinette.
He was banned from driving after being caught speeding repeatedly near the Eastenders studios.
James: I can't sing, I can't dance, and to be honest with you, if I go on a reality TV show, please shoot me.
James: One of my ambitions was to appear on television, especially EastEnders because my whole family watches it.
James: Some actors claim that fame doesn't change you but it has to when people are talking about you. I try and stay as normal as I can and I've not become big-headed but you do have to change to cope with it.
James: When I was younger I was really into sports, especially swimming. I swam every single day and entered competitions but acting was always in the background. I had to choose between swimming and acting and I chose acting when I got the part in EastEnders.
James: I'd love to appear in a big Hollywood action movie and star opposite Cameron Diaz. I've always dreamed about playing James Bond too!
James: I don't think I'm very photogenic, so most of the time I think I look horrible.
James: It's always fun being the bad boy.
James: I passed my driving test in real life and on screen on the same day, which was weird.
James: I can't sing to save my life.