Alexa and Carlos PenaVega announce the birth of daughter Rio and say she’s in the NICU after early arrival
Alexa and Carlos PenaVega announce the birth of daughter Rio, and the baby is in the NICU after early arrival
Spy Kids star Alexa PenaVega is a mom for the third time.
The husband of the actress Carlos PenaVega shared on Instagram on Monday the news that the couple’s daughter had arrived, albeit a little earlier than expected.
‘SO … we’ve been MIA for the past few days. Let’s just say we have learned anew that God is always in control. You may have a PLAN for your life, but all that really matters is HIS plan. Little Rio couldn’t wait to come out and play with her brothers! the singer shared.
Parents again: Spy Kids alum Alexa PenaVega and husband Carlos (photo 2018) have welcomed their third child, a girl named Rio, they announced on Instagram on Monday.
Carlos posted a black and white photo of the newborn’s tiny hand reaching for her parents’ hands, explaining that the baby is currently in the hospital’s NICU due to her untimely arrival.
He wrote: ‘Mommy is feeling fine and the baby girl is kicking some serious booty in the NICU. Praying that we can all be home together very soon! What a wave of emotions. ‘
Then he praised his wife, calling her ‘a champion’ and added, ‘I could never do what you do. The best mom to our 2 boys and now little girl. Thank you for being a solid rock to this family. ‘
Preterm Birth: Carlos posted a black and white photo of the newborn’s tiny hand reaching for her parents’ hands and explaining that the child is in the NICU as a result of her untimely arrival
Alex and Carlos were married in 2014 and welcomed their sons Ocean and Kingston in December 2016 and June 2019 respectively.
They are currently raising their family in Hawaii.
In February, the couple revealed that they were expecting their first girl, and in March, Alexa announced that they had chosen the name Rio for her.
Gender Reveal: The couple, who share sons Ocean, Four, and Kingston, revealed in February that they were expecting their first girl, and in March, they shared the name Rio had chosen for her
Alexa, 32, found fame as a child star, played the young version of Helen Hunt’s character in the movie Twister, and landed roles on hit TV shows such as ER, The Bernie Mac Show, and Ghost Whisperer.
She rose to international fame after Robert Rodriguez cast her as Carmen Cortez in 2001’s Spy Kids. She reprized the role in 2002’s Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams and 2003’s Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over.
Carlos, 31, also found fame at a young age in the Nickelodeon-signed pop group Big Time Rush in 2009, after also having roles on TV shows such as ER and Judging Amy.
Happily married: Alexa, 32, and Carlos, 31, are both former child stars. They got married in 2014 and are currently raising their family in Hawaii