Born on August 27, 1988, Alexa Vega (Alexa PenaVega) is an American actress and singer who is best known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the film series Spy Kids. She is also known for her role as Ruby Gallagher in the family series Ruby & the Rockits. For more information, read the article below.

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Before Fame: She started her acting career by starring as young Jo Harding in Twister.

Family/ Relationships

Alexa PenaVega Ethnicity/Religion

Alexa was born in Miami, Florida to Colombian father and American former model, Gina Rue. She has six siblings including actress Makenzie Vega.

Alexa PenaVega Affair/Married/Husband

She was married to Sean Covel from 2010 to 2012. She married Carlos PenaVega on January 4, 2014. For more information, visit her Instagram.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Alexa PenaVega
  • Nicknames: Alexa
  • Birthday: August 27, 1988
  • Age: 30 years old (as of May 2019)
  • Birthplace: Miami, Florida, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Notre Dame Catholic High School
  • Profession: Actress, Singer
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Hispanic
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Zodiac: Virgo
  • Spouse/Husband: Sean Covel (m. 2010; div. 2012), Carlos PenaVega (m. 2014)
  • Children: 1
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: 5 feet 1 inch (155 cm)
  • Weight: 45-50 kg (approx)
  • Feet Size/Shoe Size: 7 (US)
  • Dress Size: 6 (US)
  • Chest Size: 35 inches
  • Hips Size: 33 inches
  • Waist Size: 25 inches
  • Bra Size/ Breast Size: 35 inches

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • She is best known or her role as Carmen Cortez in the film series Spy Kids.
  • Her father is Colombian and her mother is an American former model.
  • She moved to California when she was 4 years old.
  • She started her acting career in Twister as young Jo Harding.
  • It was revealed on Dancing with the Stars that she was bulimic and has now recovered.

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