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Former Child Actor Alexa Vega: Forever Young(er)?

September 11, 2009

It might seem like only yesterday that Alexa Vega was a youngster starring in the "Spy Kids" trilogy. But she's 21 years old and has hit that point in her career where she must decide whether to keep taking younger roles or to look for parts that better match her age.

"After 'Spy Kids' I wanted to steer away from younger roles. After doing a lot of different roles, I thought 'Why am I trying to do that?' I will play young roles as long as I can," Vega says during a telephone interview to promote her new feature film "Broken Hill." Read More