has been acting since the age of four when she landed the role of Burt Reynolds
's daughter in the acclaimed television series, Evening Shade
. She became known worldwide in 2001 with her role as Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids trilogy. Vega also made her Broadway debut in 2007, playing Penny Pingleton in the Tony Award winning Broadway version of Hairspray
. She can be seen in the rock musical movie Repo! The Genetic Opera. She plays Shilo Wallace in the Darren Lynn Bousman
Ms. Vega has appeared in the films: Twister, as the young Helen Hunt; Little Giants; Nine Months; Ghosts of Mississippi; Deep End of the Ocean; Sleepover; and State's Evidence. Her television credits include: Ladies Man; opposite Alfred Molina; ER; Chicago Hope; the lead in the Lifetime feature, Odd Girl Out; and, in 2006, she starred in the HBO film, Walkout. More recently Vega starred in: Broken Hill; Helix; The Mine; and Café. Additionally, she will next be seen in: The Clockwork Girl; Mother's Day; Spy Kids 4 and Summer Song.
: This profile was written in or before 2011.
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Alexa Vega Facts
|Spy Kids: All the Time in the World|
|X-Men: The Last Stand|
|The Glimmer Man|
|Spy Kids 3: Game Over|
|Repo! The Genetic Opera|
|Sleepless in Chicago|
|Spy Kids 2|