Rider Strong and Alexandra Barreto’s firstborn is Indigo Barreto Strong, who was delivered on December 28, 2014, following the couple’s extended pregnancy concealment.
Biography of Indigo Barreto Strong
Indigo was born in the United States in 2014 and commemorates his birthday annually on December 28th. Furthermore, his zodiac sign is Capricorn, and he is an ardent aficionado of Michael Jackson. Indigo is commonly known as the progeny of illustrious artist Rider Robust. His grandfather, King Strong, was a firefighter, while his grandmother, Lin Strong, was a professor. Shiloh Strong, Shiloh’s paternal uncle, is an actor.
Although he is the scion of eminent individuals, his parents have refrained from creating a distinct online presence for him and have not subjected their child to an excessive exposure on social media.
Indigo Barreto Strong Parents’ Union
Indigo’s parents tied the knot at an Oregonian summer camp in October 2013. His father proposed to his mother with a three-stone diamond ring. The wedding revelries comprised of the guests staying in bunk beds at the campsite and a party with a rope swing, activities, and a talent contest.
Rider and Alexandra commenced dating during their co-starring in the 2006 television drama Pepper Dennis. Although the series was discontinued after only three months, Rider and Alexandra continued seeing each other.
Indigo Barreto’s Father: Rider Strong
Rider Strong is a distinguished television actor who was born on December 11, 1979, in San Francisco. At nine, he debuted as an actor when he was cast in Les Miserables. Strong is primarily recognized for his portrayal of Shawn Hunter in the iconic sitcom Boy Meets World. He was nominated twice for the Young Artist Award for his performance. Some of his prior film and television appearances include:
- 100 Questions
- Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever
- Darkening Sky
- Girl Meets World
- Mighty Magiswords
- Star vs. the Forces of Evil
- The Penthouse
- Too Late
He enrolled in Nonesuch School in 1998. While shooting for Boy Meets World, Rider pursued his studies at Occidental College, earning a year’s worth of credits before the show’s culmination. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in English from Columbia University in 2004. Thereafter, Rider earned his Master of Fine Arts in literature and fiction from Bennington College in June 2009.
Alexandra Baretto is a producer, actress, and screenwriter who is wedded to artist Rider Strong and is the mother of Indigo Strong. She was born on October 16, 1975, in New York and is presently 46 years old. Alexandra has three siblings and was born to an Italian mother and a Spanish father. She has been working on sets for over two decades and is best known for her work in:
- Too Late
- The Twilight Zone
- The Fosters
- The District
- Pushing Daisies
- Labor Pains
- Grey’s Anatomy
- Ghost Game
- Farewell Colette
- Disney’s The Kid
- Crossing Jordan
Alexandra and Rider initiated their romantic relationship after meeting on the set of Pepper Dennis. The lovely couple got engaged in December 2012 and tied the knot on October 20, 2013. The couple’s only offspring is Indigo Strong.