Watch video · "Wizards of Waverly Place" focuses on the Russos. A typical family, which includes a mom, Theresa Russo; a dad, Jerry Russo; a son, Justin Russo; a daughter, Alex Russo; and another son, Max Russo. The kids and the family live normal lives but what their friends don't know is the kids are wizards in training and the dad was a former wizard!9/10(24). Alex also appears within the Wizards of Waverly Place (video game). Alex and her aunt, Megan, are very similar to each other (except for the fact that Alex will always love her brothers). This is similar how Justin and Max are like Jerry and Kelbo respectively. Watch the latest Wizards of Waverly Place episodes online. Stay up-to-date, stream full episodes and video clips on DisneyNOW.