Alexa PenaVega

Alexa PenaVega

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    • August 27th, 1988
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. 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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Acting (48 Credits)

2021Taking a Shot at Love as Jenna
2019Picture Perfect Mysteries: Newlywed and Dead as Allie Adams
2018Love at Sea as Olivia Grayham
2018Christmas Made to Order as Gretchen
2017Destination Wedding as Ellie Hamilton
2017Enchanted Christmas as Laura Trudeau
2016Ms. Matched as Libby Boland
2015Roommate Wanted as Janie
2015The Murder Pact as Camille
2015Pixies as Michelle Meyers (voice)
2015Do You Believe? as Lacy
2015Spare Parts as Karla
2014The Remaining as Skylar
2014Wicked Blood as Amber
201423 Blast as Ashley
2014Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For as Gilda
2013The Hunters as Dylan Savini
2013Bounty Killer as Stewardess
2013Machete Kills as KillJoy
2012The Pregnancy Project as Gaby Rodriguez
2012The Mine as Sharon
2012The Devil's Carnival as WickWatch Free
2011Spy Kids 4-D: All the Time in the World as Carmen Cortez
2011From Prada to Nada as MaryWatch Free
2011Café as Sally
2010Mother's Day as Jenna LutherWatch Free
2009Broken Hill as Kat Rogers
2008Repo! The Genetic Opera as Shilo Wallace
2007Remember the Daze as Holly
2006Walkout as Paula Crisostomo
2005Odd Girl Out as Vanessa
2004State's Evidence as Sandy
2004Sleepover as Julie Corky
2003Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over as Carmen CortezWatch Free
2002Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams as Carmen CortezWatch Free
2001Spy Kids as Carmen Cortez
2001Follow the Stars Home as Amy Williams
2000Run the Wild Fields as Opal 'Pug' MillerWatch Free
1999The Deep End of the Ocean as Kerry Cappadora
1999NetForce as Susan 'Susie' Michaels
1999NetForce as Susan 'Susie' Michaels
1998Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! as Gina
1998The Magnificent Seven as Olivia Greer
1996Ghosts of Mississippi as Claire DeLaughter
1996The Glimmer Man as Cole's Daughter
1996Twister as Jo Harding age 6
1995Nine Months as Molly Dwyer
1994Little Giants as Priscilla O'Shea


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