Alex Schemmer (born June 17, 1981) is an American actor and writer. Schemmer has been featured in network shows Dexter, What About Brian, CSI: NY, House, Cougar Town and Big Love. He also starred in the film The Yellow Wallpaper. Alex made an appearance on iCarly as Wade Collins, a rude British contestant on "America Sings". In 2008 Alex had a recurring role in Days of Our Lives as Les. He played Alex on Take180's series In2ition. He appeared as Romeo in Shakespeare Orange County's production of Romeo and Juliet and was honored at the Back Stage Garland Awards for Best Ensemble Performance in Thrill Me with Stewart Calhoun. As a writer he has written the film Responsible Adults with Katie Holmes and Chace Crawford attached to star.