Alexa Vega
EXCLUSIVE: Alexa Vega: "I Couldn’t Imagine Being 17 Years Old and Faking a Pregnancy"
By Sugey Palomares | 01/27/2012 - 14:34

Colombian actress Alexa Vega may be best known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the hit feature series Spy Kids, but the 23-year-old star is expanding her reach pass the PG 13 audiences. Vega is playing the role of Gaby Rodriguez, a high school senior who secretly faked a pregnancy as a social experiment, for the new Lifetime movie The Pregnancy Project. We recently sat down with the talented star to talk about her role and more!


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Age Ain't Nothing But a Number: 10 Latino May-December Romances
Jennifer Lopez, Casper Smart & 9 Other May-December Romances
By Amaris Castillo | 01/19/2012 - 13:04

Ever since Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart were first spotted out together, the press has a had a field day talking about the rumored couple, whose ages are 42 and 24. But yesterday, Jennifer's rumored boyfriend took to Twitter to explain that, when it comes to love, age is just a number. "Age, status, n opinions of others are irrelevant," wrote Smart. "Our hearts are endless and our souls infinite." 


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Inspiring Young Latina of the Week: Gaby Rodriguez
Inspiring Young Latina of the Week: Gaby Rodriguez
By Amaris Castillo | 01/09/2012 - 12:28

Latina’s readers have told us repeatedly on Facebook how much they’d like to see us feature more inspirational stories about everyday Latinas. And since we ALWAYS listen to our readers, we are launching "Inspiring Young Latina of the Week," a unique weekly column where we will be profiling young Latinas who are making a difference in America. Check back every Monday to read about these trailblazing mujeres!


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Star Tracker: Roselyn Sanchez, Alexa Vega, Demi Lovato and more!
Star Tracker: Roselyn Sanchez, Alexa Vega, Demi Lovato and more!
By Adriana Rivera | 11/29/2011 - 12:30

According to AOL Latino, Puerto Rican actress Roselyn Sanchez celebrated her third wedding anniversary with actor Eric Winter at her favorite restaurant in Los Angeles. The 38-year-old announced in August that she is expecting her first child with Winter.


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Introducing Makenzie Vega from 'The Good Wife'
Introducing Makenzie Vega from 'The Good Wife'
By Amaris Castillo | 11/07/2011 - 12:00

Being Alexa Vega’s (Spy Kids) younger sister, we’re guessing Makenzie Vega may feel like she has some big shoes to fill, but she's not letting that get in her way!

The 17-year-old part-colombiana actress stars in CBS’ legal drama The Good Wife, which centers on Alicia Florrick (Julianna Margulies), a junior litigator whose husband Peter Florrick (Chris Noth) lands in jail after a public sex and corruption scandal.


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2011 ALMA Awards Recap!
SNEAK PEEK: 2011 ALMA Awards
By Amaris Castillo | 09/12/2011 - 09:30

On Saturday night, the best and brightest Latinos in Hollywood gathered for the taping of the 2011 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) ALMA Awards, and we got exclusive behind-the-scenes access! The ceremony hosted by George Lopez and Eva Longoria, celebrates positive portrayals of Latinos in television, film, and music and some of our fave stars took home the top prizes.


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What to Watch: Spy Kids 4
What to Watch: Spy Kids: All The Time In The World in 4D
By Angie Romero | 08/19/2011 - 17:09

Here’s one for the whole family! Writer/director Robert Rodriguez has returned to his cash-cow franchise with a fourth Spy Kids film, out today in theaters nationwide. And this time he called on his fellow Mexican American Jessica Alba.


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Steal Her Style: Alexa Vega's Sleek Sophistication
By Reece Olguin | 08/11/2011 - 13:30

This Colombian beauty has worked on Broadway, on the big screen and in the music studio—plus, she has a great sense of red carpet style, just like her bestie Camilla Belle. Want her look? Here’s how to copy it for much less!


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