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Birth information

23 September 1959 Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA

Death information

14 October 2014 Los Angeles, California, USA

Given Name

Elizabeth Maria Peña

How tall is Elizabeth Peña?

1.57 m

Who is(are) his/her spouse(s)?

Hans Christian Rolla
William Kibler

Life Story of Elizabeth Peña

Elizabeth's love for the arts came naturally, as her father was a well-known playwright, actor, director and novelist, so it is not hard to understand that by the time she was eight, Cuban-American Elizabeth Pena already had designs to become an actress. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, and raised in New York, Elizabeth and her sister Tania's parents, Mario and Estella Margarita Peña, had opened off-Broadway's Latin American Theatre Ensemble, and were more than encouraging. Elizabeth attended New York City's High School of the Performing Arts, now the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and Performing Arts, and found occasional work in repertory theatre and in television commercials. Her film debut in the independent Spanish-speaking feature, El Super (1979), and started her on a long line of independent and rebellious characters which showed plenty of independence. During the early 80s, she played everything - from a knife- threatening waitress to a disco queen, as she waited for her big break. The big break came in the 1990's form of 2 hugely successful films of different genres; one was the hugely popular comedy, Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986),...

Significant features of Elizabeth Peña

Seductive husky voice

What movies did Elizabeth Peña play or participate?

Directors Filmography
Ylse (2010) , The Brothers Garcia (2003) , Resurrection Blvd. (2002) ,
Actors Filmography
The Song of Sway Lake (2017) Marlena, Ana Maria in Novela Land (2015) Sra. Soto, Girl on the Edge (2015) Esther, Grandma (2015) Carla, Matador (2014) Maritza Sandoval, King John (2013) Olga, Modern Family (2013) Pilar, Plush (2013) Dr. Lopez, Disney Infinity (2013) Mirage, Blaze You Out (2013) Dona, Major Crimes (2013) Rosa Vega, In the Dark (2013) Dr. Weinette, Kinect Fun Labs: Kinect Rush - A Disney Pixar Adventures: Snapshot (2012)...

Birth information

23 September 1959 Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA

Death information

14 October 2014 Los Angeles, California, USA

Given Name

Elizabeth Maria Peña

How tall is Elizabeth Peña?

1.57 m

Who is(are) his/her spouse(s)?

Hans Christian Rolla
William Kibler

Life Story of Elizabeth Peña

Elizabeth's love for the arts came naturally, as her father was a well-known playwright, actor, director and novelist, so it is not hard to understand that by the time she was eight, Cuban-American Elizabeth Pena already had designs to become an actress. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, and raised in New York, Elizabeth and her sister Tania's parents, Mario and Estella Margarita Peña, had opened off-Broadway's Latin American Theatre Ensemble, and were more than encouraging. Elizabeth attended New York City's High School of the Performing Arts, now the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and Performing Arts, and found occasional work in repertory theatre and in television commercials. Her film debut in the independent Spanish-speaking feature, El Super (1979), and started her on a long line of independent and rebellious characters which showed plenty of independence. During the early 80s, she played everything - from a knife- threatening waitress to a disco queen, as she waited for her big break. The big break came in the 1990's form of 2 hugely successful films of different genres; one was the hugely popular comedy, Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986),...

Significant features of Elizabeth Peña

Seductive husky voice

What movies did Elizabeth Peña play or participate?

Directors Filmography
Ylse (2010) , The Brothers Garcia (2003) , Resurrection Blvd. (2002) ,
Actors Filmography
The Song of Sway Lake (2017) Marlena, Ana Maria in Novela Land (2015) Sra. Soto, Girl on the Edge (2015) Esther, Grandma (2015) Carla, Matador (2014) Maritza Sandoval, King John (2013) Olga, Modern Family (2013) Pilar, Plush (2013) Dr. Lopez, Disney Infinity (2013) Mirage, Blaze You Out (2013) Dona, Major Crimes (2013) Rosa Vega, In the Dark (2013) Dr. Weinette, Kinect Fun Labs: Kinect Rush - A Disney Pixar Adventures: Snapshot (2012)...

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Elizabeth Peña in Grandma (2015)

Attended and graduated from Manhattan's High School for the Performing Arts in 1977.

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Richard Dreyfuss, Bette Midler, Nick Nolte, etc.

Despite playing her mother on Modern Family (2009), Peña was just 13 years older than Sofía Vergara.

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Elizabeth Peña and Rory Culkin in The Song of Sway Lake (2017)

She was a founding member of the Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors.

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Tim Robbins and Elizabeth Peña in Jacob's Ladder - In der Gewalt des Jenseits (1990)

Daughter of Estella Margarita and Mario Peña.

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Elizabeth Peña in Jacob's Ladder - In der Gewalt des Jenseits (1990)

Classmates with Ving Rhames and Esai Morales.

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Elizabeth Peña in Jacob's Ladder - In der Gewalt des Jenseits (1990)

Had two children with Hans Rolla: Fiona and Kaelan Rolla.

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Tim Robbins and Elizabeth Peña in Jacob's Ladder - In der Gewalt des Jenseits (1990)

Was cremated and ashes scattered at the sea.

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Elizabeth Peña in Lone Star (1996)

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Elizabeth Peña and Chris Cooper in Lone Star (1996)

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Elizabeth Peña and Chris Cooper in Lone Star (1996)

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Elizabeth Peña and Chris Cooper in Lone Star (1996)

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Jamie Lee Curtis and Elizabeth Peña in Blue Steel (1990)

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Elizabeth Peña in Blue Steel (1990)

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Elizabeth Peña, Tamara Mello, etc.

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Elizabeth Peña, Mercedes Mason, and Edy Ganem in Ana Maria in Novela Land (2015)

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Elizabeth Peña, Pepe Serna, Nestor Serrano, Mercedes Mason, etc.

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Elizabeth Peña and Jay Silverman in Girl on the Edge (2015)

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Peter Coyote, Elizabeth Peña, Mackenzie Phillips, Taylor Spreitler, etc.

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Elizabeth Peña in Drei Engel für Charlie (2011)

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Tim Robbins and Elizabeth Peña in Jacob's Ladder - In der Gewalt des Jenseits (1990)

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Tim Robbins and Elizabeth Peña in Jacob's Ladder - In der Gewalt des Jenseits (1990)

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Alfred Molina and Elizabeth Peña in Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)

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Alfred Molina and Elizabeth Peña in Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)

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John Leguizamo, Elizabeth Peña, and Debra Messing in Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)

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John Leguizamo, Elizabeth Peña, Debra Messing, etc.

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Elizabeth Peña and Otto Tausig in Bis später, Max! (2007)

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Elizabeth Peña and Otto Tausig in Bis später, Max! (2007)

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Elizabeth Peña, Lucy Gallardo, etc.

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Elizabeth Peña in How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer (2005)

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Elizabeth Peña in How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer (2005)

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Elizabeth Peña in How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer (2005)

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Elizabeth Peña in How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer (2005)

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