Alexa Vega Trivia

  • Alexa Vega
    • Famous as : Actress, singer
    • Birth Name : Alexa Ellesse Vega
    • Birth Date : August 27, 1988
    • Birth Place : Miami, Florida, USA
    • Spouse : Sean Covel (film producer, since 10-Oct-10 - Dec-2012), Carlos Pena Jr. (singer, since 4-Jan-14)
    • Claim to Fame : As Carmen Cortez in the "Spy Kids" trilogy


  • "Spy Kids" (2001) director, Robert Rodriguez, bought her a new car for her 16th birthday and she asked for a Range Rover so she can drive her four sisters around and put a surfboard on top.
  • Makes friend with Hilary Duff.
  • Crush on Frankie Muniz.
  • Is an experienced gymnast.
  • Speaks Spanish fluently.
  • Hamster is her favorite animal.
  • Her favorite lip gloss is Bonne Bell Cotton Candy Lip Smacker.
  • Crab Legs with mieraneara sauce is her favorite food.
  • Her favorite song is "Overprotected" by Britney Spears, which she once performed at a beach party in Las Vegas.
  • Play and Blink-182 are her favorite bands.
  • Books about the history of the French revolution is her favorite.
  • Her favorite authors are J.K. Rowling, Roald Dahl, and William Shakespeare.
  • Her favorite actor and actress, include Anthony Hopkins, Jim Carey, Natalie Portman, and Jodie Foster.
  • Her favorite TV show is "Friends."
  • Her favorite movies are "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" (1994), "Paper Moon" (1973), and "The Professional."
  • Enjoys dancing, gymnastics, reading, playing with her younger sisters, singing, and freshwater fishing.
  • Was named one of the 2004's Hottest Teen Celebrities in Vanity Fair.
  • Ranked #4 in the Hottest Female Teen Stars in February 2004.
  • Was featured in the July 2003 issue of Vanity Fair as one of Today's Hottest Teen Celebrities.
  • If she's no longer becoming an actress she would like to be a neonatal nurse.
  • Got her first kiss on the set of "Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams" (2002).
  • Did the majority of her own stunts in "Spy Kids" (2001) and recorded two songs for its soundtrack.
  • She is the second cousin of MayaRae Vega.
  • Is half-Colombian and half-Italian.
  • Usually called Lex.