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Alexa Pena is a Actor American born on 27 august 1988 at Miami (USA)

Alexa Pena

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Birth name Alexa Ellesse Vega
Nationality USA
Birth 27 august 1988 (31 years) at Miami (USA)

Alexa Ellesse PenaVega (née Vega; born August 27, 1988) is an American actress and singer. She is known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids film series and Shilo Wallace in the film Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008). In 2009, she starred as the title character Ruby Gallagher in the ABC Family series Ruby & The Rockits.

Biography

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. She has said that her faith is the most important thing in her life. Vega enjoys freshwater fishing, can speak Spanish fluently, and is an experienced gymnast. Vega is close friends with Nikki Reed and was the maid of honor at Reed's wedding to Paul McDonald.

Best films

Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
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Spy Kids (2001)
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Filmography of Alexa Pena (41 films)

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Actress

Spare Parts, 1h55
Directed by Sean McNamara
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action
Actors Alexa Pena, Marisa Tomei, Jamie Lee Curtis, George Lopez, Carlos Roberto Pena Jr, Steven Michael Quezada
Roles Karla
Rating72% 3.6476953.6476953.6476953.6476953.647695
A group of four Carl Hayden High School students win first place over M.I.T. in a 2004 national robotics competition. The team had only $800 and used car parts but won the competition over several highly funded university teams. All four students were illegal immigrants from Mexico.
Do You Believe?, 1h55
Directed by Jon Gunn
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Fantasy
Themes Films about religion
Actors Mira Sorvino, Sean Astin, Alexa Pena, Ted McGinley, Cybill Shepherd, Lee Majors
Roles Lacy
Rating60% 3.0054753.0054753.0054753.0054753.005475
The film begins with an opening quote from James 2:17. A pastor (McGinley) is shaken by a street preacher regarding his faith, which causes a chain of events for twelve different people, moving towards one cataclysmic event. Some will survive while others will not, but many lives will be changed. An older couple (Shepherd and Majors) have lost their only child. The aforementioned pastor and his wife (Tracy Melchior) were unable to conceive a child. A mother (Sorvino) and young daughter (Makenzie Moss) find themselves homeless, a young nurse (Dominguez) and her husband (Matthews) are caught in a court case that may ruin their lives. A young mother (Pettis) is about to give birth. A war veteran (Soria) returns home with PTSD. A suicidal young woman (PenaVega) seeks to see her father and feel loved again. A street gang is caught up in the mix when one of the members (Shwayze) unexpectedly ends up in church while running and hiding from the police.
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, 1h42
Directed by Robert Rodríguez, Frank Miller
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Noir, Crime
Themes Films about families, Feminist films, Films about suicide, Films about domestic violence, Superhero films, Gangster films
Actors Jamie Chung, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Powers Boothe, Clive Owen, Rosario Dawson
Roles Gilda
Rating64% 3.2483753.2483753.2483753.2483753.248375
Marv (Mickey Rourke) regains consciousness on a highway overlooking the Projects, surrounded by several dead young men and a crashed police car, and with no memory of how he got there. He retraces his steps, recalling that since it's Saturday, he watched Nancy Callahan (Jessica Alba) dance at Kadie's Saloon. Stepping outside, he encounters four rich frat boys burning a homeless man alive. When Marv intervenes, the leader of the frat boys shoots him in the arm, calling him "Bernini Boy," which Marv mishears as "Bernie." They flee; Marv follows, stealing a Police car on the way, which he crashes into their car, leading to his blackout and memory loss. He follows the two surviving frat boys into The Projects, the neighborhood where he grew up. With the assistance of the deadly residents lurking in the shadows, he dispatches the frat boys. He questions the leader about being called "Bernini Boy" and learns that it is the brand of coat he is wearing. After slitting the boy's throat, he considers his coat and realizes he can't remember how he acquired it.
The Clockwork Girl
Directed by Kevin Konrad Hanna
Origin Canada
Genres Animation
Actors Carrie-Anne Moss, Alexa Pena, Jesse McCartney, Brad Garrett, Jeffrey Tambor, Kevin Konrad Hanna
Roles Tesla
Rating69% 3.471793.471793.471793.471793.47179
Based on the plot of The Clockwork Girl, a nameless robot girl has recently been given the gift of life from her creator, while exploring the wonders of an ordinary world she meets an amazing mutant boy named Huxley and they share a friendship that must overcome their warring families.
The Mine
The Mine (2014)
, 1h35
Genres Thriller, Adventure, Horror
Actors Alexa Pena, Reiley McClendon, Saige Thompson, Adam Hendershott
Roles Sharon
Rating38% 1.9167651.9167651.9167651.9167651.916765
Five friends explore a supposedly haunted mine to celebrate Halloween, exactly one-hundred years after a family was murdered in the mine. They soon find to their horror that the ghostly rumors may be true as they fight for survival.
Wicked Blood, 1h32
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action
Actors Abigail Breslin, Alexa Pena, Sean Bean, James Purefoy, Jake Busey, Lew Temple
Roles Amber
Rating54% 2.7049652.7049652.7049652.7049652.704965
Hannah Lee Baker (Abigail Breslin) is a bright teen girl trapped in the dark Southern underworld of violence and guns, meth labs and vicious biker gangs, and whose only refuge is chess. She lives with Amber (Alexa Vega), her older sister; and her uncle Donny (Lew Temple), an addict. All of them live in fear of their "Uncle" Frank Stinson (Sean Bean), who runs the illegal family business with an iron fist, aided by his psychotic younger brother Bobby (Jake Busey). Things change for the worse when Amber falls in love with Wild Bill Owens (James Purefoy), a meth trafficker who finds himself at war with Frank. Hannah realizes the only way to save her family is by cleverly scheming to pit one pawn against another in a cunning chess game.
The Remaining, 1h28
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Fantasy, Horror
Themes Films set in the future, Disaster films
Actors Johnny Pacar, Shaun Sipos, Alexa Pena, Italia Ricci-Amell, John Pyper-Ferguson
Roles Skylar
Rating43% 2.152852.152852.152852.152852.15285
Skylar and Dan are happily celebrating their wedding when suddenly the Rapture occurs. Skylar's Christian parents are raptured, leaving their daughter and her new husband behind. She and Dan must find shelter from the new, extreme weather as well as from several winged demons that are keen on making Skylar and Dan their prey. They manage to take shelter in a nearby church along with several others remaining, where they re-examine their lives and personal faith in Jesus Christ, in the wake of remaining on Earth as it enters the seven years of Tribulation. The ending results in the final trumpet being blown from Heaven as thousands upon millions of fallen angels descend to Earth to finish off the human race.
23 Blast
23 Blast (2014)
, 1h38
Directed by Dylan Baker
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Sports films, American football films
Actors Stephen Lang, Alexa Pena, Mark Hapka, Max Adler, Kim Zimmer, Dylan Baker
Roles Ashley
Rating64% 3.2485753.2485753.2485753.2485753.248575
Travis Freeman, a local football star, is an average high school junior. Living in the town of Corbin, Kentucky, his inner circle includes his supporting parents, girlfriend, and childhood best friend, Jerry Baker (Bram Hoover) Life is normal for Travis until one day he is stricken with a series of severe headaches and a bacterial meningitis infection. After being rushed to the hospital, Travis undergoes surgery to remove the infection and save his life. He comes out of the procedure alive, but he is now blind. After losing his sight, Travis experiences depression as he adjusts to life without sight. When forced to abandon football, Travis’ shallow, cheerleader girlfriend quits him, and he faces the decision of having to attend the school for the blind away from home. With the help of his parents, best friend, Jerry, another childhood friend, Ashley, and his mobility coach, Travis pulls through and is able to adapt to his new disability and starts his senior year at Corbin High School. Every day after school, Travis attends football practice, but watches, with help from his friend, Ashley, from the sidelines. His coach and mentor, Coach Farris, approaches him one day about joining the team again. Without much convincing, Travis rejoins the football team as a center and helps the team turn around their losing season advancing to the state playoffs.
Machete Kills, 1h47
Directed by Robert Rodríguez
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action, Crime
Actors Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodríguez, Mel Gibson, Jessica Alba, Charlie Sheen, Sofía Vergara
Roles KillJoy
Rating55% 2.799292.799292.799292.799292.79929
The film starts with Machete Cortez (Danny Trejo) and Sartana Rivera (Jessica Alba) attempting to capture weapon dealers who have been supplying the Mexican drug cartels. The military men are then all killed by the gangsters, who in turn are wiped out by another intervening party. Its leader murders Sartana while Machete is arrested by corrupt Sheriff Doakes (William Sadler) and Deputy Clebourne (Samuel Davis). Doakes unsuccessfully tries to hang Machete but the President of the US, Rathcock (Charlie Sheen), intervenes. Machete is brought to the White House, where the president offers him US citizenship if he eliminates Marcos Mendez (Demián Bichir), a psychopath who is threatening to fire a nuclear missile at Washington, D.C. if the American government does not intervene to stop the rampant drug cartels in Mexico and the corruption of its government.
Bounty Killer, 1h33
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Action, Adventure
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Comedy science fiction films, Films set in the future, Disaster films
Actors Matthew Marsden, Kristanna Loken, Beverly D'Angelo, Abraham Benrubi, Gary Busey, Eve
Roles Stewardess
Rating55% 2.7534952.7534952.7534952.7534952.753495
Two of the highest ranked bounty killers in the Thrice Burned Lands, Drifter (Matthew Marsden) and Mary Death (Christian Pitre) team up to exterminate a party full of yellow-tied corporate criminals. Drifter’s explosive killing style is in stark contrast to Mary’s graceful way of delivering death to white collar scum. Despite their difference in style, they exhibit level of comfort with one another that seems to indicate a long and dynamic history between these celebrity assassins. After the fight moves to a skyscraper’s rooftop, Drifter disposes of his intended target and saves Mary from falling to her death.
The Hunters, 1h20
Directed by Nisha Ganatra
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Adventure
Actors Robbie Amell, Alexa Pena, Victor Garber, Michelle Forbes, Dan Payne, Kira Clavell
Roles Dylan Savini
Rating50% 2.5122452.5122452.5122452.5122452.512245
Carter (Dan Payne) and Jordyn Flynn (Michelle Forbes) aren't the average mother and father. For them, a typical workday can take place anywhere in the world, raiding ornate museums and evading pursuing authorities as Hunters, protectors of powerful fairytale artifacts that are anything but make-believe. While the Flynns’ take their jobs seriously, they're just as concerned about the welfare of their two sons, 21-year-old Paxton (Robbie Amell) and 16-year-old Tripp (Keenan Tracey), who are unaware of their parents' true line of work.
The Devil's Carnival, 56minutes
Directed by Darren Lynn Bousman
Origin USA
Genres Musical theatre, Documentary, Horror, Musical
Themes Circus films, Films about music and musicians, Demons in film, Musical films
Actors Sean Patrick Flanery, Briana Evigan, Jessica Lowndes, Paul Sorvino, Dayton Callie, Terrance Zdunich
Roles Wick
Rating63% 3.196953.196953.196953.196953.19695
God, in his heavenly workshop, is painting the face onto a doll. He messes up on the eyebrows, and tosses the doll into a bin labeled Broken, and begins working on another one. Meanwhile, on Earth, three people are about to meet their deaths. John, a grieving father, slits his wrists in his own grief after losing his son, Daniel. A thief, Ms. Merrywood, is killed in her trailer after a shootout with police. Tamara, a teenage girl, is killed by her angry boyfriend. All three are greeted by denizens of Hell as they die (Heaven's All Around).
The Pregnancy Project, 1h29
Directed by Norman Buckley
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Alexa Pena, Walter Perez, Ted Whittall, Judy Reyes, Sarah Smyth, Sarah Strange
Roles Gaby Rodriguez
Rating65% 3.29493.29493.29493.29493.2949
Une jeune fille âgée de dix-sept ans, lycéenne à Washington, décide de s'investir dans son projet d'école sur la vie des adolescentes enceintes en prétendant attendre un enfant.
Cafe
Cafe (2011)
, 1h35
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama
Actors Jennifer Love Hewitt, Daniel Eric Gold, Jamie Kennedy, Michaela McManus, Madeline Carroll, Alexa Pena
Roles Sally
Rating56% 2.801342.801342.801342.801342.80134
A good-hearted musician struggles to find a way to tell his beautiful barista coworker that he loves her, despite the fact that she is in a relationship. Meanwhile, regulars and customers at the café where they work have their own problems and encounters. A police officer keeps his eye on his wayward cousin, who owes money to a charismatic dealer, and a married man contemplates his relationship with a good-looking new acquaintance. However, one customer learns he is in fact the main character in the microcosm of the café, all designed by a young girl, who is actually God.
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World, 1h29
Directed by Robert Rodríguez
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action, Adventure, Spy
Themes Spy films, Time travel films, Children's films, Jumeaux ou jumelles
Actors Jessica Alba, Joel McHale, Alexa Pena, Daryl Sabara, Mason Cook, Rowan Blanchard
Roles Carmen Cortez
Rating35% 1.7665551.7665551.7665551.7665551.766555
Organization of Super Spies (OSS) agent Marissa Wilson (Jessica Alba) is leading a team of agents attempting to capture a criminal named Tick Tock (Jeremy Piven), who purchases a mini-disk stolen from OSS. Despite being nine months pregnant and going into labor, she continues her pursuit, against the admonitions of her boss, Danger D'Amo (also played by Jeremy Piven). Tick Tock is captured and the mini-disk, which contains information on a weapon of mass destruction called Project: Armageddon, is retrieved.