Elizabeth Peña

American actress (1959–2014)

Elizabeth Peña (September 23, 1959 – October 14, 2014) was an Cuban-American actress and television director.[1] She was known for her roles in The Incredibles, Rush Hour, Jacob's Ladder, and La Bamba. She was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Elizabeth Peña
Born(1959-09-23)September 23, 1959
DiedOctober 14, 2014(2014-10-14) (aged 55)
Cause of deathComplications from cirrhosis
Other namesElizabeth Anne Dickinson
Elizabeth Pena
Years active1979–2014
Spouse(s)William Kibler (1988)
Hans Rolla (1994-2014 [her death])
2 children

Peña died at the age of 55 on October 14, 2014 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California from problems caused by cirrhosis.[2]


  1. "Actress Elizabeth Peña dies at 55". Hollywood Reporter.com. Retrieved 15 October 2014.
  2. "Elizabeth Pena's cause of death revealed". CBS News. October 23, 2014. Retrieved October 23, 2014.

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