Alexa Ellesse PenaVega 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 2003, she was named one of that year's hottest teen celebrities in the July 2003 issue Vanity Fair. She recorded three songs for the soundtracks while playing Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids films. She released her debut single
In 1996, Vega starred as young Jo Harding in Twister. She guest-starred in numerous television shows and films. She became known worldwide in 2001 for her role as Carmen Cortez in Spy Kids. he first Spy Kids film was a huge success, and subsequently two sequels.
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