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Muchachas Bonitas: Sexy Latina Celebrities

April 11th, 2014 3:00am EDT
Sofia Vergara
Barranquilla, Colombia, must have something special in its water because it produces some gorgeous women. "Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara and singer Shakira were both born in the city, which is located on the coast of the South American country.

The voluptuous actress has been criticized for her over-the-top portrayal of Gloria Pritchett on the celebrated ABC series. She defended her character, telling Fox News in 2013: "Whoever said that all Latin women are the same? It's impossible to caricature millions of women from 20 countries. There are many kinds of Latinas, just like there are ...
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Young Stars Shine At The Kids' Choice Awards - Victoria Justice, Bella Thorne, Cody Simpson & More!

March 30th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
Young Stars Shine At The Kids' Choice Awards - Victoria Justice,
The 27th Annual Kids' Choice Awards were chock full of vibrant, young Hollywood stars, including Victoria Justice, who showed up in a playful, strapless yellow frock.

She was joined on the orange carpet by Ariana Grande, who wore a bright yellow mini dress, and Bella Thorne, who paired her red hair with an emerald green jumpsuit.

Cody Simpson made a statement in a black leather biker jacket, while Zendaya Coleman sported denim cutoffs and a big bun in her hair.

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Ariana Grande

Bella Thorne

Cody Simpson

Zendaya Coleman

Alexa Veg...
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Celebrities With Plunging Necklines

February 9th, 2014 4:00pm EST
Celebrities With Plunging Necklines
Hollywood is full of beautiful women who like to spotlight their lean legs, curvy bottoms, and sexy cleavage.

German-American model Heidi Klum has proven that 40 isn't over the hill. She often wears figure-hugging gowns that show off her 5'9" frame.

She's not the only one in Tinseltown who likes to show a bit of skin. Selena Gomez, 21, also likes to step out in a revealing dress now and again.

Check out some celebrities wearing outfits with plunging necklines...

Selena Gomez

Demi Lovato

Kim Kardashian

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Aniston

Vanessa Hudgens

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Big Time Rush's Carlos Pena, Jr. Weds Actress Alexa Vega

January 6th, 2014 10:09am EST
Alexa Vega
Carlos Pena, Jr. has broken Big Time Rush fans' hearts by exchanging vows with former child star Alexa Vega.

On Saturday, the 24 year-old singer and TV actor wed Spy Kids star Vega in Mexico.

Tweeting fans about her pre-wedding nerves, the actress wrote, "Wow... I'm getting excited nervous!!!! Ahhhh!!! #CountDownToAisle."

Later the same day, she confirmed the wedding news by adding: "Mrs. PENAVEGA".

Meanwhile, Pena took to Instagram and wrote, “Epic day! So so so great!!!!”

The 25 year-old actress divorced her first husband, movie producer Sean Covel, in December, 2012. She married him...
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2013 ALMA Awards: A Sultry Jessica Alba, Low-Cut Alexa Vega, More

September 28th, 2013 8:01pm EDT
2013 ALMA Awards
A bevy of beautiful ladies attended the 2013 ALMA (American Latino Media Arts) Awards in Los Angeles on Friday night. Eva Longoria and Mario Lopez hosted the event, which honored the top Latinos in entertainment.

Stars such as director Robert Rodriguez, guitarist Carlos Santana and actress Rosario Dawson were honored for achievements in television, film, music and activism.

"Spy Kids" star Alexa Vega made a statement in a crimson dress with a plunging neckline and thigh-high slit up the leg. She posed with another "Spy Kids" star, Jessica Alba, who dazzled in a black sequined skirt and bl...
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Alexa Vega Engaged To Big Time Rush's Carlos Pena Jr.

September 12th, 2013 7:42pm EDT
Alexa Vega
Former child star Alexa Vega is engaged to be married to Big Time Rush star Carlos Pena Jr..

The former Spy Kids star posted an image of her beau on her Instagram page with the message, "Hello fiance", on Wednesday.

Pena posted his own shot if his girlfriend to his Instagram page, writing, "My angel!!! vegaalexa awesome road trip so far!! Now we just need to get back..."

We assume he popped the question during the trip.

The marriage will be 25-year-old Vega's second. She divorced first husband Sean Covel last December. They were married in 2010.
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MTV Movie Awards Winners & Fashion: 'The Avengers,' Emma Watson, Will Ferrell & More!

April 15th, 2013 8:56am EDT
Emma Watson
"The Avengers" dominated the 2013 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday night, taking home three trophies - Movie of the Year, Best Fight and Best Villain (Tom Hiddleston).

"Silver Linings Playbook" also performed well, with Bradley Cooper picking up Best Male Performance and  Best Kiss with his co-star Jennifer Lawrence.

Australian actress Rebel Wilson, who hosted the show, also picked up two awards for her role in "Pitch Perfect": Breakthrough Performance and Best Musical Moment.

Jamie Foxx won the Generation Award, Emma Watson was presented with the Trailblazer Award, and Will Fer...
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Alexa Vega Wears A Bikini & Chaps In Sexy New 'Machete Kills' Promo Picture

November 8th, 2012 5:02pm EST
Alexa Vega in Machete Kills
Alexa Vega has come a long way since her days as a Spy Kid, and she's set to star as "KillJoy" in next year's sequel to the insanely awesome Machete, Machete Kills.

The sexy 24-year-old star posted a picture of herself in a bikini top and chaps holding a machine gun to her twitter page with the caption, "Exclusive photo from Machete Kills! #RollingStoneMag"; and "Hey guys!!! Go buy the new #RollingStone issue for an exclusive pic from #MacheteKills !!!!"

The new promo pic is sure to create some early buzz for the film, in which Machete (Danny Trejo gets recruited by the United States gove...
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12 Former Child Stars All Grown Up

July 28th, 2012 3:00pm EDT
Alexa Vega
We've watched many child stars grow up on TV or in the movies and blossom before our eyes. Now that they are all grown up we thought we'd point out some sexy former child stars.

The latest and first on this list is Alexa Vega, the former star of the "Spy Kids" franchise. Vega recently posted a picture of herself on Twitter in a bikini top while on set filming "Machete Kills," which she stars in and is directed by Robert Rodriquez. Vega is now 23 and apparently is also freshly divorced.

Check out our full list of our 12 hot and sexy child stars all grown up.

 

Drew Barrymore

E.T.,  ...
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Alexa Vega's Short-Lived Marriage Is Over

June 20th, 2012 9:06am EDT
Alexa Vega & husband
Alexa Vega's marriage to husband Sean Covel is reportedly over less than two years after their wedding.

The actress hinted that the romance was over at the "Dark Shadows" premiere last month when she allegedly told a red carpet photographer she was planning to divorce film producer Covel, who she wed in 2010 when she was just 22.

And now a source tells Life & Style magazine, "Alexa and Sean are no longer living together. They got married young and things just weren't working out between them."

Vega's representative has failed to respond to WENN's repeated requests for a comment.
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Tim Burton And Johnny Depp's 'Dark Shadows' Past

May 9th, 2012 8:20pm EDT
Dark Shadows
Are you familiar with the story of Dark Shadows? It was originally a late afternoon supernatural soap opera that ran on the ABC TV network from 1966 to 1971. Some 1,225 episodes were shot during Dark Shadows run and if you were a teenager during that time, you probably rushed home each day after school to catch it.

Directed by Tim Burton and starring Johnny Depp, the 2012 reboot of the cult classic seemed to be a dream job for both Burton and Depp. Tim Burton has publically stated that he was a big fan of the TV series and as a child Deep was obsessed with the show and main character Barna...
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Stars Who Are Naughty & Nice

December 23rd, 2011 10:22am EST
Pretty Little Liars
Christmas is only two days away and Starpulse celebrated early with some of your favorite stars at KIIS FM's Jingle Ball!

We hit the carpet to find out which celebs made Santa's naughty or nice list including Alexa Vega, Disney's Jake T. Austin, the cast of Pretty Little Liars and more. We even added something special for you at the end so make sure to watch all the way through!

Happy Holidays from all of us here at Starpulse!
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Blu-ray Review: 'Spy Kids: All The Time In The World'

November 23rd, 2011 10:45am EST
Spy kids 4 photo
With three memorable outings, do you find yourself hungry for more mini-spy adventures? Kid help via Robert Rodriguez is on the way in the form of "Spy Kids: All The Time In The World," out on Blu-ray/DVD on Nov. 22 from Anchor Bay Entertainment and Dimension Films. Strap on a rocket pack and don the power glove – tots with toughness reviewed below!

Title: "Spy Kids: All The Time In The World"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Jessica Alba, Rowan Blanchard, Mason Cook

Director: Robert Rodriguez

Rating: PG

Runtime: 88 minutes

Release Company: Anchor Bay Entertainment/Dimension Films

Websi...
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Check Out 'Spy Kids: All The Time In The World' On DVD & Blu-ray Nov. 22

November 12th, 2011 7:17am EST
Spy Kids all the time in the world
A retired spy-turned-full-time homemaker attempts to stop a power-mad supervillain from taking over the planet and gets some unexpected help from her disagreeable twin step-children in "Spy Kids: All The Time In The World."

It's been a long time since former OSS agent Marissa Cortez Wilson (Jessica Alba) went chasing bad guys. These days it's hard enough just to get her precocious stepkids, Rebecca (Rowan Blanchard) and Cecil (Mason Cook), to clean their rooms, and make sure her baby daughter has a full sippy cup. And despite the fact that Marissa's husband, Wilbur (Joel McHale), ea...
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Interview: Alexa Vega On 'Spy Kids' Past & Present And Killing For Darren Bousman in 'Mother's Day'

August 25th, 2011 2:12pm EDT
Alexa Vega photo
From cool child star to chic adult actress, nobody has grown up with more class, sass and panache then the captivating Alexa Vega. The girl who caught audiences attention as the spy capable kid Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids films has gone on to create even more memorable work with such roles as Shilo Wallace in Darren Lynn Bousman’s "Repo! The Genetic Opera" and the ying to Camilla Belle’s yang in the updated Jane Austin "From Prada to Nada." With all three original Spy Kids flicks recently hitting Blu-ray from Lionsgate (plus a fourth outing in theatres now!), we thought we’d check in wi...
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Tyra Banks' Strapless Black Leather Catsuit & More Fashion At The Teen Choice Awards

August 8th, 2011 8:44am EDT
Tyra Banks
Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez were the belles of the ball at last night's Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles, taking home 11 trophies (actually surfboards) between them. But forget about the winners. We want to focus on the fashion!

Tyra Banks was catty in a black leather bodysuit, while stars such as Selena & Demi Lovato opted for dresses with tiny trains on them.

Blake Lively wore a vibrant orange dress, and Cameron Diaz chose a simple beige strapless number.

Just in case you want to know who won, check out the list HERE!

Or check out what all the gals (and guys) wore below:

Selena Go...
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Blu-ray Review: 'Spy Kids' Trilogy

August 4th, 2011 10:12am EDT
Spy kids photo
While there may only be two original "Spy Kids" (newbie wave from All The Time In The World not withstanding!), there are three films hitting Blu-ray this week and we’re decoding their family-viewing goodness! So check out "Spy Kids," the Steve Buscemi ridden "Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams" and the Sly Stallone infused "Spy Kids 3D: Game Over" all ala filmmaking maverick Robert “El Mariachi” Rodriguez!

Title: "Spy Kids"

Grade: 4

Cast: Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara, Antonio Banderas

Director: Robert Rodriguez

Rating: PG

Runtime: 91 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate

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Blu-ray Review: 'From Prada To Nada'

May 3rd, 2011 11:00am EDT
From Prada to Nada photo
Rags to riches has always been a popular story device (didn’t that lady Jane Austin write something about that?!), but we like a little flavor in our movie tale. That’s why we’re taking a look at the Latin themed "From Prada To Nada" (hitting shelves May 3rd from Lionsgate) on Blu-ray, plus some of the rich and poor features it contains – check it out below!

Title: "From Prada To Nada"

Grade: 3 1/2

Cast: Camilla Belle, Alexa Vega, Wilmer Valderrama

Director: Angel Gracia

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 106 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate

Website: www.frompradatonadamovie.com

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Jessica Alba Was Beautiful In Blue At BAFTAs

February 14th, 2011 11:00am EST
Jessica Alba
Jessica Alba dazzled in a blue strapless gown at Sunday's British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) in London. What do you think of her braided hair and flowing gown?

Jess stars in the upcoming film "Spy Kids 4: All The Time In The World." She and Joel McHale play the parents of the new spy kids, Rebecca (Rowan Blanchard) and Cecil (Mason Cook), as they battle the dreaded Timekeeper (Jeremy Piven).

Robert Rodriguez once again helms from his own script, with "Spy Kids" veterans Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara, and Antonio Banderas also joining in on the outrageous hijinks.

Click for more great Je...
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Trailer Talk: This Week In Movies - 'The Rite,' 'The Mechanic,' & More

January 24th, 2011 10:10am EST
The Rite
Last week I did not have an opportunity to watch any additional Oscar contenders from 2010, but this week I have “Winter's Bone” and “The Town” arriving from Netflix so I'm excited to catch them. Aside from those, the only other major films from 2010 that I still need to see are “The Fighter” and “The King's Speech.”

Arriving in theaters this week are the Jason Statham hitman flick “The Mechanic,” the Anthony Hopkins exorcism tale “The Rite,” the Javier Bardem Spanish drama “Biutiful,” and the Latin romantic comedy “From Prada to Nada.” I will be attending screenings of “The Rite” and “T...
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Alexa Vega Weds On 10-10-10

October 11th, 2010 11:03am EDT
Alexa Vega
Spy Kids star Alexa Vega has wed her longtime boyfriend at an opera house in South Dakota.

The 22-year-old actress exchanged vows with producer Sean Covel, 34, on October 10th. Vega was one of many people who chose to mark 10-10-10 as her wedding day. The couple ended their year-long engagement by saying their 'I dos' before family and friends at the Homestake Opera House in Lead, according to Life & Style magazine. The bride wore an Ian Stewart gown.

The big day wasn't without its drama - actress Camilla Belle was supposed be a bridesmaid but she fell sick at the last minute and wasn't...
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'Repo! The Genetic Opera' Slices Its Way To DVD

January 20th, 2009 5:30pm EST
Repo! The Genetic Opera
From the producers of the Saw franchise and director Darren Lynn Bousman (Saw II, Saw III and Saw IV), based on a screenplay by Darren Smith & Terrance Zdunich from their original stage play, comes the new cult classic Repo! The Genetic Opera. A futuristic tale of horror that modernizes the "rock opera" genre with original music and rich, dark production design, the film features an eclectic cast that includes Anthony Stewart Head, Sarah Brightman, Alexa Vega, Bill Moseley and Paris Hilton. The blend of Moulin Rouge style with The Rocky Horror Picture Show theatrics results in a unique vi...
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Celebrity Birthdays, August 27

August 27th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Sarah Chalke
Happy Birthday to "Spy Kids" actress Alexa Vega (1988), R&B singer Mario (1986), rapper Mase (1978), "Scrubs" actress Sarah Chalke (1976), skiier Jonny Moseley (1975), Chicago White Sox DH Jim Thome (1970), No Doubt bassist Tony Kanal (1970), "Wonderfalls" actress Diana Scarwid (1955), Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson (1953), "Fargo" actor Peter Stormare (1953), Paul "Pee Wee Herman" Reubens (1952), actor Harry Reems (1947), actress Barbara Bach (1947), actress Tuesday Weld (1943), singer B.J. Thomas (1942), jazz guitarist Sonny Sharrock (1940), d. 1994), actor Tommy Sands (1937), 36th President...
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Celebrity Birthdays, August 27

August 27th, 2006 3:00am EDT
Sarah Chalke
Happy Birthday to "Spy Kids" actress Alexa Vega (1988), R&B singer Mario (1986), rapper Mase (1978), "Scrubs" actress Sarah Chalke (1976), skiier Jonny Moseley (1975), Chicago White Sox DH Jim Thome (1970), No Doubt bassist Tony Kanal (1970), "Wonderfalls" actress Diana Scarwid (1955), Rush guitarist Alex Lifeson (1953), "Fargo" actor Peter Stormare (1953), Paul "Pee Wee Herman" Reubens (1952), actor Harry Reems (1947), actress Barbara Bach (1947), actress Tuesday Weld (1943), singer B.J. Thomas (1942), jazz guitarist Sonny Sharrock (1940), d. 1994), actor Tommy Sands (1937), 36th President...
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