Alex is a former student at Liberty High School. He is portrayed by Miles Heizer. In the first season , Alex moves to Evergreen County and makes friends with Hannah and Jessica and later, ends up becoming friends with the "popular" crowd in school. Wanting to fit in with the crowd he creates a "hot or not" list as a revenge for his breakup with Jessica. Throughout the season, he also feels guilty about his actions and goes as far as to attempt suicide. In the second season , Alex is slowly recovering from his injuries and goes back to school together with Jessica.