Elizabeth Peña

1959 - 2014

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Elizabeth Maria Peña (September 23, 1959 – October 14, 2014) 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. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth Peña has received more than 3,296,733 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Elizabeth Peña is the 5,295th most popular actor (up from 5,300th in 2019), the 8,246th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,803rd in 2019) and the 2,649th most popular American Actor.

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  • 24

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  • 3.97

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Among actors, Elizabeth Peña ranks 5,295 out of 10,030Before her are Annette Funicello, Adina Porter, Shannon Tweed, Amy Yasbeck, Isabelle Nanty, and Vondie Curtis-Hall. After her are Ana Brenda Contreras, Kim Stanley, Claudia Christian, Edgar Kennedy, David Hewlett, and Candice King.

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Among people born in 1959, Elizabeth Peña ranks 307Before her are Joe Elliott, Luis Fernando Suárez, Alexandre Guimarães, Ken Kirzinger, Petra Felke, and Kuniharu Nakamoto. After her are Urs Meier, Darío Grandinetti, Daniel Goldhagen, Toshio Masuda, Ashlyn Gere, and Antonio Pappano. Among people deceased in 2014, Elizabeth Peña ranks 355Before her are Andriy Bal, Elaine Stritch, Steven R. Nagel, Glenn Cornick, Mark Strand, and Rosemary Murphy. After her are Angéla Németh, Rinnat Safin, Dorothy Cheney, Khushwant Singh, Armando Peraza, and Gyula Sax.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Elizabeth Peña ranks 8,246 out of 15,968Before her are Adina Porter (1971), Amy Yasbeck (1962), John Henninger Reagan (1818), Benjamin Orr (1947), Amanda Lepore (1967), and Vondie Curtis-Hall (1950). After her are Michael Hoffman (1956), Ana Brenda Contreras (1986), Kim Stanley (1925), Claudia Christian (1965), Edgar Kennedy (1890), and Shannon Leto (1970).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Elizabeth Peña ranks 2,649Before her are Aisha Tyler (1970), Billy Brown (1970), Annette Funicello (1942), Adina Porter (1971), Amy Yasbeck (1962), and Vondie Curtis-Hall (1950). After her are Ana Brenda Contreras (1986), Kim Stanley (1925), Claudia Christian (1965), Edgar Kennedy (1890), Candice King (1987), and Isabel Jewell (1907).

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