Alexa Vega Marries Carlos Pena, Jr.

Carlos Pena, Jr. and Alexa Vega tied the knot in Mexico on January 4 Carlos Pena, Jr. and Alexa Vega tied the knot in Mexico on January 4

Alexa Vega and Carlos Pena, Jr. have made it official!

The 25-year-old “Machete Kills” star and the “Big Time Rush” star got married last weekend in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

“Wow … I’m getting excited nervous!!!! Ahhhh!!! #CountDownToAisle,” the actress wrote on Twitter before the ceremony.

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Followed by, “Mrs. PENAVEGA,” in another Tweet.

The couple also confirmed their wedding news to People.

“We are so thrilled and blessed that we were able to have all of our close friends and family join us on our special day,” they said in a statement to the mag.
In October, the actress dished on why Carlos is so special to her.

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“Carlos was the exact opposite of what I would go for. All the other guys I’ve ever dated were over 6’ 3”. The guy I dated right before Carlos was 6’ 9” and they were all tall, lanky, white guys and never actors,” she when stopped by Access Hollywood Live. “And Carlos is a small, Latin, hot, fiery man.”

Adding, “He’s amazing and he really pushes me to best level, which is very important.”

Alexa was previously married to producer Sean Covel, which ended after two years in 2012.

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