Alexis René Glabach (born November 23, 1996), known professionally as Alexis Ren, is an American Internet celebrity and model.
On November 23, 1996, Ren was born Alexis René Glabach in Santa Monica, California, United States. Ren grew up in Santa Monica, California where she was homeschooled. Ren grew up with two sisters and a younger brother.
At 13, Ren was discovered to model for the label Brandy Melville. She became a social media phenomenon at 15, when photos of her in a black string bikini posing by the pool went viral on Tumblr. Since then she has appeared in a series of advertisements for the mobile game Final Fantasy XV: A New Empire. She launched an activewear line called Ren Active. Ren was named a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2018 Rookie of the year. On September 12, 2018, Ren was announced as one of the celebrities who will compete on season 27 of Dancing with the Stars. Her professional partner was Alan Bersten. Ren and Bersten reached the finals and came in fourth place on November 19, 2018.
She was Maxim’s cover girl for the August 2017 issue, Maxim’s Mexico cover girl for the March 2018 issue, and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Rookie for 2018. She was included in Maxim’s Hot 100 list of Sexiest Women in the World in 2019.
Her mother, a health nutritionist expert, died in 2014 due to breast cancer. Following the death of her mother, Ren developed an eating disorder, saying she was in “a toxic state of mind”.