Carlos PenaVega

American actor and Singer, Carlos Pena Vega, is a member of the Big Time Rush group alongside Kendall Schmidt, Logan Henderson and James Maslow. He hosted the game show named ‘Webheads’ and he is currently voicing the role of Bobby Santiago in the Loud House and its spin-off titled The Casagrandes.

Carlos PenaVega’s Overview

  • Birth Name: Carlos Robert Pena Jr.
  • Age: 32
  • Date of Birth: August 15, 1989
  • Place of Birth: Columbia, Missouri, US
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Actor, Singer
  • Net Worth: $8 Million
  • Father: Carlos Pena Sr.
  • Mother: Margarita Pena
  • Siblings: Javi Vega, Antonio Vega, Andres Vega
  • Spouse: Alexa PenaVega
  • Children: Ocean King, Kingston James and Rio Rey

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Personality Overview

  • Height: 5 ft 6 in
  • Weight: 62 kg
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown

Early Life, Education and Family (Parents and siblings)

  • Born in August 1989 in Columbia, Carlos Vega was raised in Weston, Florida. His father was Spanish and Venezuelan while his mother was Dominican.
  • He completed his schooling from the Sagemont Upper School. 
  • He appeared in the local productions of Man of La Mancha and Grease and also played a role in the production of Titanic. 
  • He later moved to Los Angeles to make his career as an actor. 

Personal Life


  • After meeting Alexa in a Bible  study group, Carlos PenaVega planned to propose to her at a dinner and he went on to propose to her to which she said yes and later in an interview told that the moment was really emotional for her. 
  • In August 2013, he got engaged to Alexa PenaVega after dating for one year and married her in January 2014. 
  • The couple is parents to three children, namely, Ocean King, Kingston James and Rio Rey.

Dating History

  • Before marrying Alexa PenaVega, Carlos PenaVega ended his long-term relationship with Chelsea Ricketts in 2010.


  • Carlos made his acting debut at the age of 15 by appearing as a guest star on ER and later in Judging Amy, Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide and Summerland. 
  • During his high school days, he appeared in several TV commercials and toy packaging. 
  • While studying musical theater at Boston Conservatory, he auditioned for Big Time Rush and was finally selected for the role two years later. He later moved to Hollywood in 2009. 
  • Carlos co-wrote the song ‘Oh Yeah’ for the first album of the Big Time Rush band. In next album, he wrote ‘Invisible’.
  • By 2011, the band released albums titled ‘BTR’ and ‘Elevate’ and ‘24/Seven’ in which all of the songs were co-written by Carlos. 
  • Carlos PenaVega released his first solo single in February 2014 which was titled ‘Electrico’ and the song appeared  in the top 10 Latin iTunes songs chart. 
  • He was honored with Nickelodeon Colombia Kids’ Choice Awards. 
  • He also took part in the 21st season of Dancing with the Stars in 2015. He reached the final with his partner but ended at 4th position. 

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Year Title
2011 The Hangover Hollywood
2011 Little Birds
2012 Yak: The Giant King
2014 Code Academy
2015 Spare Parts
2017 Killing Hasselhoff
2018 Sleep Away
2019 Picture Perfect Mysteries: Newlywed and Dead
2020 Picture Perfect Mysteries: Dead over Diamonds
2020 Picture Perfect Mysteries: Exit, Stage Death
2020 Mighty Oak
2021 The Loud House Movie

TV Shows

Year Title
2004 ER
2004-2005 Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide
2005 Judging Amy
2005 Summerland
2009-2013 Big Time Rush
2011 Hand aufs Herz
2011 Nick News
2012 Big Time Movie
2012 How to Rock
2012 Cupcake Wars
2012-2013 Figure it Out
2013 Marvin Marvin
2014-2015 Webheads
2015 Dancing with the Stars
2015 The Thundermans
2015 The Penguins of Madagascar
2015 Instant Mom
2016 Grease: Live
2016-present The Loud House
2017 Enchanted Christmas
2018 Love at Sea
2018 A Midnight Kiss
2018 Life Sentence
2019-present The Casagrandes
2020 Blue’s Clues & You
2021 The Loud House Mega Music Countdown



Year Title
2014 Electrico
2017 Besame

Other appearances

Year Title
2015 Principio Y Fin
2016 Summer Nights
2016 We Go Together
2016 Greased Lightnin

Social Media

Carlos PenaVega is an active user of the social media platforms. His handles are mentioned below:

Instagram: @therealcarlospena

Twitter: @TheCarlosPena

Facebook: Carlos PenaVega

Net Worth

The actor and singer has an estimated net worth of $8 Million. 

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What is the net worth of Carlos Penavega?

His estimated net worth is $8 Million.

Who is Carlos PenaVega’s wife?

Alexa PenaVega

How tall is Carlos Pena?

He is 5’ 6’’.

How old is Carlos?

He is 32 as of 2022.