Alexa PenaVega

Biography

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Alexa Ellesse Pena-Vega (born August 27, 1988) is an American actress, singer and pianist. She is best known for playing Carmen Cortez in Spy Kids film series and Shilo Wallace in the movie Repo! the Genetic Opera. In 2009, she starred as the title character Ruby Gallagher in the ABC Family series Ruby & The Rockits.

Early life

Alexa Vega was born in Miami, Florida. Her father is Colombian and her mother, Gina Rue, is an American former model. Vega has six siblings: paternal half-sister Margaux Vega (b. 1981), sister Krizia Vega (b. 1990), sister Makenzie Vega (b. 1994), maternal half-sister Greylin James (b. 2000), maternal half-brother Jet James (b. 2005), and maternal half-brother Cruz Hudson Rue (b. 2009). She moved with her family to California when she was four years old.

Personal life

Vega married film producer Sean Covel on October 10, 2010 in a ceremony held in his hometown of Lead, South Dakota. She wore an Ian Stuart gown and was walked down the aisle by Robert Rodriguez. In July 2012, Vega announced on Twitter that she had divorced Covel.

Personal life

In August 2013, while on a cruise with friends, Vega became engaged to actor and singer Carlos Pena, Jr. The couple married on January 4, 2014 in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, and changed their surname to PenaVega.Vega is a Christian. Vega says her faith is the most important thing in her life. Vega enjoys freshwater fishing, can speak Spanish fluently, and is an experienced gymnastVega is close friends with Nikki Reed and was the maid of honor at Reed's wedding to Paul McDonald.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Alexa Ellesse Pena-Vega (born August 27, 1988) is an American actress, singer and pianist. She is best known for playing Carmen Cortez in Spy Kids film series and Shilo Wallace in the movie Repo! the Genetic Opera. In 2009, she starred as the title character Ruby Gallagher in the ABC Family series Ruby & The Rockits.

Early life

Alexa Vega was born in Miami, Florida. Her father is Colombian and her mother, Gina Rue, is an American former model. Vega has six siblings: paternal half-sister Margaux Vega (b. 1981), sister Krizia Vega (b. 1990), sister Makenzie Vega (b. 1994), maternal half-sister Greylin James (b. 2000), maternal half-brother Jet James (b. 2005), and maternal half-brother Cruz Hudson Rue (b. 2009). She moved with her family to California when she was four years old.

Personal life

Vega married film producer Sean Covel on October 10, 2010 in a ceremony held in his hometown of Lead, South Dakota. She wore an Ian Stuart gown and was walked down the aisle by Robert Rodriguez. In July 2012, Vega announced on Twitter that she had divorced Covel.

Personal life

In August 2013, while on a cruise with friends, Vega became engaged to actor and singer Carlos Pena, Jr. The couple married on January 4, 2014 in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, and changed their surname to PenaVega.Vega is a Christian. Vega says her faith is the most important thing in her life. Vega enjoys freshwater fishing, can speak Spanish fluently, and is an experienced gymnastVega is close friends with Nikki Reed and was the maid of honor at Reed's wedding to Paul McDonald.

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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 65

Birthday 1988-08-27

Place of Birth Miami - Florida - USA

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Alexa Vega
  • Alexa Ellesse Vega

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Elephant Kingdom as Melody (voice)
2016 Ms. Matched as Libby Boland
2015 The Murder Pact as Camille
2015 Pixies as Michelle Meyers (voice)
2015 Roommate Wanted as Janie
2015 Do You Believe? as Lacy
2015 Spare Parts as Karla
2014 23 Blast as Ashley
2014 The Remaining as Skylar
2014 Sin City: A Dame to Kill For as Gilda
2014 Code Academy as Libby
2014 Wicked Blood as Amber
2014 The Clockwork Girl as Tesla
2013 The Hunters as Dylan Savini
2013 The Tomorrow People(8 episodes) as Hilary Cole
2013 Machete Kills as KillJoy
2013 The Mine as Sharon
2012 Nashville(2 episodes) as Kiley Brenner
2012 The Devil's Carnival as Wick
2012 Summer Song as Ellie
2012 The Pregnancy Project as Gaby Rodriguez
2011 Cafe as Sally
2011 Spy Kids: All the Time in the World as Carmen Cortez
2011 From Prada to Nada as Mary
2010 Mother's Day as Jenna Luther
2009 The Middle(2 episodes)
2009 Broken Hill as Kat Rogers
2009 Ruby & The Rockits(10 episodes) as Ruby Gallagher
2009 Innocent as Ashley
2009 Royal Pains(1 episode)
2008 The Mentalist(1 episode) as Lily Stoppard
2008 Repo! The Genetic Opera as Shilo Wallace
2007 Marrying God as Ivy
2007 Remember the Daze as Holly
2006 State's Evidence as Sandy
2006 Walkout as Paula Crisostomo
2005 Ghost Whisperer(1 episode)
2005 Odd Girl Out as Vanessa
2004 Sleepover as Julie Corky
2003 Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over as Carmen Cortez
2002 Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams as Carmen Cortez
2001 The Bernie Mac Show(1 episode)
2001 Follow The Stars Home as Amy Williams
2001 Spy Kids as Carmen Cortez
2000 Run the Wild Fields as Opal 'Pug' Miller
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 Ladies Man(30 episodes) as Wendy Stiles
1999 The Deep End of the Ocean as Kerry Cappadora
1999 NetForce as Susan 'Susie' Michaels
1998 To Have & to Hold(13 episodes) as Kelly McGrail
1998 Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! as Gina
1998 The Magnificent Seven(23 episodes) as Olivia Greer
1996 Ghosts of Mississippi as Claire DeLaughter (as Alexa Vega)
1996 The Glimmer Man as Cole's Daughter
1996 Life's Work(18 episodes) as Tess Hunter
1996 Shattered Mind
1996 Twister as Jo Harding age 6
1995 It Was Him or Us as Young Carrie
1995 Nine Months as Molly Dwyer
1994 Little Giants as Priscilla O'Shea
1994 ER(1 episode)
1994 Chicago Hope(1 episode)
1994 All That(1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame(1 episode)
1900 Dweller as Brittney

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