Alex Rider (character)

Alex Rider
Alex Rider is a title character and the protagonist of the Alex Rider novel series by British author Anthony Horowitz.wikipedia
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Alex Rider

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Alex Rider is a title character and the protagonist of the Alex Rider novel series by British author Anthony Horowitz.
Alex Rider is a series of Spy Novels by Anthony Horowitz about a teenage spy named Alex Rider.

Alex Pettyfer

In the film adaption of Stormbreaker, Alex Rider was portrayed by Alex Pettyfer.
He appeared in school plays and on television before being cast as Alex Rider, the main character in the 2006 film version of Stormbreaker.

Stormbreaker (film)

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In the film adaption of Stormbreaker, Alex Rider was portrayed by Alex Pettyfer.
The film stars Alex Pettyfer as Alex Rider, and also stars Mickey Rourke, Bill Nighy, Sophie Okonedo, Alicia Silverstone, Sarah Bolger, Stephen Fry and Ewan McGregor.

Point Blanc

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Alex's athletic talents greatly assist him during his missions many times: for example, in Point Blank he snowboards down a mountain on an ironing board to escape Point Blanc Academy, in Skeleton Key he scuba dives into Skeleton Key, in Scorpia he base jumps into a factory, in Ark Angel he walks between two apartment buildings on a tightrope and in Snakehead, he kayaks down a river on a makeshift kayak.
In London, Alex Rider ends up in trouble with the police for causing a large amount of damage to a new conference centre while trying to expose a drug dealer operating at Brookland School.

Crocodile Tears

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She then invites him to celebrate New Year with her family in Scotland, where the plot of Crocodile Tears begins and also shares another kiss with him, hinting that her feelings for him may still exist.
Six months later, Alex Rider is on vacation with Sabina Pleasure and her family in Scotland, and they go to the New Year's Eve party in Kilmore Castle; however, Sabina's mother, Liz Pleasure, is unable to go, after falling ill with influenza.

Eagle Strike

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Later, during the events of Eagle Strike, it is revealed that Gregorovich worked with Alex's father John 15 years prior.
After the events of Skeleton Key, Alex Rider is on holiday in the south of France with his friend Sabina Pleasure and her parents, where he spots Yassen Gregovich at the beach and follows him, but stops after a close encounter that endangers him.

Scorpia Rising

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In Scorpia Rising, Jack learns that her father is sick and needs someone to look after him.

Honey Ryder

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Rider's last name comes from the Bond girl Honeychile Rider from the novel Dr. No.
Author Anthony Horowitz named his James Bond tribute character Alex Rider after Honeychile Rider.

Stormbreaker

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Alex first met the Russian contract killer who killed his uncle on Herod Sayle's ground during his mission in Stormbreaker.
The book begins with Alex Rider learning that his uncle and guardian, Ian Rider, has been killed in a car crash.

List of Alex Rider characters

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One of Alex's closest friends is Jack Starbright.
MI6 blackmails Ian Rider's nephew, Alex Rider, into investigating Sayle.

Title role

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Alex Rider is a title character and the protagonist of the Alex Rider novel series by British author Anthony Horowitz.

Protagonist

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Alex Rider is a title character and the protagonist of the Alex Rider novel series by British author Anthony Horowitz.

British people

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Alex Rider is a title character and the protagonist of the Alex Rider novel series by British author Anthony Horowitz.

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Alex Rider is a title character and the protagonist of the Alex Rider novel series by British author Anthony Horowitz.

Short story

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He has also been featured in three short stories written by Horowitz based in the same canon as the series; Secret Weapon, Christmas at Gunpoint and Incident in Nice.

Canon (fiction)

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He has also been featured in three short stories written by Horowitz based in the same canon as the series; Secret Weapon, Christmas at Gunpoint and Incident in Nice.

United Kingdom

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Alex is a boy who works for MI6, the British international intelligence service.

Central Intelligence Agency

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He has not only worked for MI6, but also the CIA, Scorpia (in Scorpia), and the Australian Secret Intelligence Service (in Snakehead).

Scorpia (novel)

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Alex's athletic talents greatly assist him during his missions many times: for example, in Point Blank he snowboards down a mountain on an ironing board to escape Point Blanc Academy, in Skeleton Key he scuba dives into Skeleton Key, in Scorpia he base jumps into a factory, in Ark Angel he walks between two apartment buildings on a tightrope and in Snakehead, he kayaks down a river on a makeshift kayak. He has not only worked for MI6, but also the CIA, Scorpia (in Scorpia), and the Australian Secret Intelligence Service (in Snakehead).

Australian Secret Intelligence Service

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He has not only worked for MI6, but also the CIA, Scorpia (in Scorpia), and the Australian Secret Intelligence Service (in Snakehead).

Adolescence

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Horowitz came up with the idea for the series when he thought about creating a teenage equivalent of James Bond.

James Bond

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Horowitz came up with the idea for the series when he thought about creating a teenage equivalent of James Bond.

Bond girl

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Rider's last name comes from the Bond girl Honeychile Rider from the novel Dr. No.

Dr. No (novel)

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Rider's last name comes from the Bond girl Honeychile Rider from the novel Dr. No.

Blond

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Alex was originally to have had dark hair, but after Horowitz saw several surveys that said teenage girls preferred blond boys, he made him fair haired instead.