Alexa Vega Bio, age, net worth, married, family, husband, wiki

learnmorefacts Published:9th December 2017 Biography

Brief Summary: Alexa Vega

Alexa Vega real name is known as Alexa Ellesse Penvega. She is a popular and famous American actress and singer. Alexa Vega was known and recognized when she played the role of Carmen Cortez, the young secret agent in the 007 spoof "Spy Kids". She is also known as one of the hottest and bold American actress. Alexa Vega was also seen in the movie "Repo! The Genetic Opera". Alexa Vega has been playing in American film and music industry since 1993 and still equally active in this sector.

Short Bio:

Name: Alexa Vega

Date of Birth: 27 August 1988

Age: 29 (in 2017)

Birthplace: Miami, Florida, USA

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Nationality: American

Ethnicity: White

Height: 5'1"

Weight: 40 Kg Approx.

Body Measurement: 35-25-33

Eye Colour: Hazel

Hair Colour: Dyed Brown

Father: Baruch Vega

Mother: Gina Rue

Profession: Actress, Singer, and Model

Net Worth: $12.5 million

Early/Personal Life:

Alexa Vega was born on August 27, 1988. She was born in Maimi, Florida, USA.  She spent the first four years on her life on a ranch in Ocala, Florida. She is of mixed ethnicity. Alexa Vega's father is a Colombian and Alexa Vega's mother is an American. Alexa Vega is at the age of 29 and she has achieved a lot at such age. Alexa Vega has the height of 5 feet and 1 inch and she weights 40 kg Approx.She has the body measurement of 35-25-33. Alexa Vega moved to California with her family when she was only four years old. Alexa Vega is a Christian. Alexa Vega once said that her faith is the most important thing in her life. Alexa Vega has the hobby of freshwater fishing, she also can speak Spanish fluently, and is an experienced gymnast. Alexa Vega is close friends with Nikki Reed and was the maid of honor at Reed's wedding to Paul McDonald.


Alexa Vega started her career as young Jo Harding in Twister in 1996. She has also guest starred in numerous television shows and films that include Follow the Stars Home, Ghost Whisperer, ER and The Bernie Mac Show. Alexa Vega was known and recognized worldwide in 2001 for her role as Carmen Cortez in "Spy Kids". It was a huge success, and subsequently two sequels. "Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams" and "Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over was filmed. Alexa Vega used to perform most of her own stunts during the shooting of the three movies. Alexa Vega again came in the role in the 2011 sequel "Spy Kids: All the Time in the World". Alexa Vega was named one of the year's hottest teen celebrities in the July 2003 issue Vanity Fair in 2003. Alexa Vega has also played in the movie named "Sleepover" and State's Evidence" in 2004. She also starred in the Lifetime television movie entitled "Odd Girl Out" as a victim of cyberbullying. Alexa Vega has also played in the made for television movie "Walkout". Alexa Vega finished filming the movie "Remember the Daze" which was released in limited theaters in April 2007. She has also played in the popular movie "Repo! The Genetic Opera" which was released in 2008. She has also appeared on Broadway in "Hairspray" as Penny. Alexa Vega also played as Ruby Gallagher on the ABC Family television sitcom "Ruby and the Rockits" which also starred Patrick and David Cassidy. She has also played in "The Devil Carnival" in 2012. In 2013, Alexa Vega appeared in the movies Machete Kills, Wicked Blood, 23 Blast, and The Remaining and also in The Hunters. Alexa Vega has also played the role on the "Big Time Rush" series finale playing herself. in 2015, she appeared in "Do you Believe?" as Lacey, who was a young woman who was on her own. Alexa Vega has also started her music career as well. She has recorded three songs for the soundtracks while playing Carmen Cortez in the "Spy Kids" movie. Alexa Vega then released her debut single, "Isle of Dreams". She has also released "Game Over" for the third movie. Alexa Vega's one of the hit song "Heart Drive" featuring Bobby Edner, was also recorded for Spy Kids 3. Alexa Vega has also recorded for the movie Repo! The Genetic Opera which was released in 2008. Alexa Vega also sang the song "Christmas is the Time to say 'I Love You' in the ABC family movie.

Family Life:

Alexa Vega was from a big family with large children. Alexa Vega's father was from California. Alexa Vega's father "Baruch Vega" was a fashion photographer. He used to also work as an undercover informant for the FBI and the Drug Enforcement Administration. Alexa Vega's father helps to arrange the surrender of several valuable drug dealers but was later arrested on money laundering charge. Alexa Vega's mother was from America. Alexa Vega's mother "Gina Rue" was a model by profession. Alexa Vega used to stay with her father, mother, and siblings in California. She has a sibling named Makenzie Vega, Krizia Vega, Greylin James, Cruz Hudson Rue, Jet James, Margaux Vega.

Relationship and Affairs, Married, Husband:

Alexa Vega was in a relationship with 'Sean Covel". She married Sean Covel in October 2010. Alexa Vega and Sean Covel then divorced in July 2012. Alexa Vega and her Ex-husband Sean Covel both haven't revealed the reason behind their divorce to date. Alexa Vega then married "Carlos Pena".They changed their last name to PenaVega, a combination of both of their surnames. Alexa Vega and her husband Carlos Pena welcomed their first child, a son named "Ocean" in December 2016. She has no other love affairs or boyfriend as she is married and living a happy family life.

Net Worth and Salary:

Alexa Vega has the net worth of $12.5 million to date. She has worked very hard and struggled a lot in order to reach that amount of net worth. Alexa Vega hasn't revealed about her salary on the internet or to the media till date.

Wiki and Facts:

Alexa Vega has won and achieved a lot of awards in her career life. Alexa Vega has won the"Young Artist Award" in the category 'Best Performance in a Feature Film' in 2003 for her performance in Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams. On the Same year, she was named as one of the hottest teen celebrities in their July issue by "Vanity Fair". She has also received nominations for the "ALMA Award" and the "Imagen Award" for the performance on the telemovie "Walkout". Alexa Vega has also won the "Black Reel Awards" in 2007. She has also won an "ALMA Award" for "From Prada to Naga" and an "Imagen Award" for "The Pregnancy Project".

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