Birth Name: Alexa Ellesse Vega
Place of Birth: Miami, Florida, United States
Date of Birth: August 27, 1988
*English, possibly French (mother)
Alexa PenaVega is an American actress and singer. She is famous for starring in the Spy Kids trilogy, as Carmen Cortez. Her sister is actress Mackenzie Vega (Mackenzie Jade Vega). Her father is Colombian and her mother is American. Her mother’s maiden name, “Rue”, could indicate some French ancestry. Alexa is married to actor and singer Carlos PenaVega (previously credited as Carlos Pena). Previously credited under her birth name of Alexa Vega, she now uses the name Alexa PenaVega professionally.
Alexa has stated that she tried to trace her mother’s heritage, but could only find out that her mother is a 5th generation native of Florida.