She also filmed for another made-for-TV movie, Walkout. Vega was confirmed as the lead role in Helix, written and directed by Aram Rappaport, which began filming in Chicago in March 2008. In 2009, she played Ruby Gallagher on the ABC Family television sitcom Ruby & The Rockits, which also starred Patrick and David Cassidy.
In June 2006, she finished filming Remember the Daze, which was released in limited theaters on April 2007. Vega was originally cast in the 2009 Robert Rodriguez film Shorts, however, due to her being in Australia for the filming of Broken Hill, she had to be recast. Vega played Wick in the 2012 film The Devil's Carnival, a film from director Darren Lynn Bousman and screenwriter Terrance Zdunich, who previously worked with Vega in Repo! Throughout 2012, Vega starred in the independent thriller, 2br/1ba, directed by Rob Margolies and co-stars with Spencer Grammer and Kathryn Morris.
(née Vega; born August 27, 1988) is an American actress and singer. In 1996, Vega starred as young Jo Harding in Twister.
She is known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids film series and Shilo Wallace in the film Repo! In 2009, she starred as the title character Ruby Gallagher in the ABC Family series Ruby & The Rockits. She guest-starred in numerous television shows and films, including ER (TV series) Follow the Stars Home, Ghost Whisperer, and The Bernie Mac Show.
Vega also starred in the Lifetime Channel movie The Pregnancy Project and her animated film The Clockwork Girl was completed.
The first Spy Kids film was a huge success, and subsequently two sequels, Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams and Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over were filmed.During the shooting of the three films, she performed most of her own stunts.Vega reprised the role in the 2011 sequel, Spy Kids: All the Time in the World.In 2003, she was named one of that year's hottest teen celebrities in the July 2003 issue Vanity Fair.
Vega has six siblings: paternal half-sister Margaux Vega (b. She became known worldwide in 2001 for her role as Carmen Cortez in Spy Kids.
2005), and maternal half-brother Cruz Hudson Rue (b. She moved with her family to California when she was four years old.