Elizabeth Peña

Actor · Director
IVA Star Rating : 72
Elizabeth Maria Peña was an American actress, writer, panelist and musician. Her work in films included Nothing like the Holidays, Batteries Not Included, La Bamba, Down and Out in Beverly Hills, Jacob's Ladder, Rush Hour, The Incredibles, and Lone Star, for which she won the 1996 Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female and a Bravo Award... read more

Elizabeth Maria Peña was an American actress, writer, panelist and musician. Her work in films included Nothing like the Holidays, Batteries Not Included, La Bamba, Down and Out in Beverly Hills, Jacob's Ladder, Rush Hour, The Incredibles, and Lone Star, for which she won the 1996 Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female and a Bravo Award for Outstanding Actress in a Feature Film. She was also a founding member of the Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors. Peña also voiced Rosa Santos in Maya and Miguel.

Birth Name

Elizabeth Maria Peña

Born

Wednesday, 23 September 1959

Died

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Actress Filmography

The Song of Sway Lake Marlena 2018
Girl on the Edge Esther 2016
Grandma Carla 2015
Ana Maria In Novela Land Sra. Soto 2015
Matador Maritza Sandoval 2014
Plush Dr. Lopez 2013
Blaze You Out Dona 2013
In The Dark Dr. Weinette 2013
Major Crimes Rosa Vega 2012
Common Law Travis' Foster Mother 2012
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

The Song of Sway Lake Marlena 2018
Girl on the Edge Esther 2016
Grandma Carla 2015
Ana Maria In Novela Land Sra. Soto 2015
Matador Maritza Sandoval 2014
Plush Dr. Lopez 2013
Blaze You Out Dona 2013
In The Dark Dr. Weinette 2013
Major Crimes Rosa Vega 2012
Common Law Travis' Foster Mother 2012
Prime Suspect Gloria Lopez 2011
Charlie's Angels Warden Gloria Galvez 2011
The Perfect Family Christina Reyes 2011
Off the Map Inez 2011
Down for Life Mrs. Castro 2010
Outlaw Judge Patino 2010
Funny or Die Presents... Triple-Chief Rodrigomirez 2010
Becoming Eduardo Leticia 2009
Mother And Child Amanda 2009
Modern Family Pilar 2009
A Single Woman Storyteller 2009
Nothing Like The Holidays Anna Rodriguez 2008
Racing For Time Flores 2008
Adrift In Manhattan Isabel Parades 2007
Love Comes Lately Esperanza 2007
Goal II: Living The Dream Rosa Maria 2007
Dragon Wars: D-War Agent Linda Perez (as Elizabeth Pena) 2007
The Lost City Miliciana Muñoz 2006
Transamerica Margaret 2005
Minoriteam Maria 2005
Sueno Mirabela 2005
Ghost Whisperer Marla 2005
Keep Your Distance Holly 2005
Down In The Valley Gale 2005
American Dad! Store Owner (voice) 2005
How The Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer Lolita 2005
Numb3rs Sonya Benavides 2005
The Incredibles Mirage 2004
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments Herself 2004
Maya & Miguel Chrissy (voice) 2004
Suburban Madness Clara Harris 2004
Hollywood Mom's Mystery Theresa Shoe 2004
Justice League Unlimited Paran Dul 2004
NCIS Agent Lina Reyes 2003
Without a Trace Rosie Diaz 2002
CSI: Miami Mercedes Escalante 2002
Zig Zag Ms. Tate 2002
The Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema Herself 2002
Ten Tiny Love Stories Nine 2002
Justice League Paran Dul 2001
Impostor Midwife (as Elizabeth Pena) 2001
On the Borderline Connie 2001
Things Behind The Sun Carmen 2001
Tortilla Soup Leticia Naranjo 2001
Boston Public Superintendent Elizabeth Vasquez 2000
Resurrection Blvd. Beatrice 'Bibi' Corrales 2000
Seven Girlfriends Martha 2000
Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within Rosario Ames 1998
Strangeland Toni Gage 1998
Rush Hour Johnson 1998
The Pass Zeena 1998
Dellaventura Simone 1997
Dead Man's Gun Madam Gisella 1997
The Second Civil War Christina 1997
Gridlock'd Admissions Person (as Elizabeth Anne Dickinson) 1997
Contagious Det. Luisa Rojas 1997
Lone Star Pilar 1996
It Came From Outer Space II Ellen Fields 1995
The Invaders Ellen Garza 1995
The Eddie Files Aunt Ida 1995
Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home Kate Haley 1995
Across The Moon Carmen 1995
The Outer Limits Dr. Jennifer Martinez 1995
Roomates Lisa 1994
Dead Funny Viv Saunders 1994
The Waterdance Rosa 1992
Fugitive Among Us Flo Martin 1992
Jacob's Ladder Jezzie 1990
Dream On Debra 1990
Shannon's Deal Lucy Acosta 1990
Blue Steel Tracy Perez (as Elizabeth Pena) 1990
Drug Wars: The Camarena Story Mika Camarena 1990
Vibes Consuelo 1988
*batteries not included Marisa Esteval 1987
I Married Dora Dora Calderon 1987
La Bamba Rosie Morales 1987
L.A. Law Jinx Baldasseri 1986
Tough Cookies Off. Connie Rivera 1986
Down and Out in Beverly Hills Carmen 1986
Crossover Dreams Liz Garcia 1985
T.J. Hooker Maria 1982
They All Laughed Rita 1981
Cagney & Lacey Adelita Carrena 1981
Hill Street Blues Alice 1981
Times Square Disco Hostess 1980
El Super Aurelita 1979

Director Filmography

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