Jumat, 14 Oktober 2011

Carlos Pena

Carlos Pena, Jr.

Carlos Roberto Pena, Jr. (born August 15, 1989)[2] is an American actor, dancer and singer. He is best known for starring on the Nickelodeon series Big Time Rush as Carlos García.

Early life

Pena was born in Columbia, Missouri.[1][3] He was raised in Weston, Florida.[2][4] He attended Sagemont Upper School.[1] He appeared in local productions of Grease and Man of La Mancha.[1] He also had a role in the American Heritage School, where he attended before leaving to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career, production of Titanic.[4][5] During his run in Titanic he fell in love with singing and dancing.[4]


His first major role was a guest shot at age 15 on ER, followed later that year by guest-starring roles on Judging Amy, Summerland, and Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide.[3][4][5][6]
While still in high school, Pena appeared in television commercials for the Super Soaker brand recreational water gun, and his image even appeared on the toy's packaging.[2]
Pena was studying musical theater at the Boston Conservatory when his manager urged him to audition for Big Time Rush.[2] Although he was reluctant to do so, he submitted an audition tape and won the role a month later.[2] Pena moved to Hollywood in August 2009.

Big Time Rush

Big Time Rush is an American pop singing group that formed in 2009. The band consists of Kendall Schmidt, James Maslow, Carlos Pena, Jr., and Logan Henderson, all on vocals.


Year Show Role Notes
2004 ER Arlo Escobar
2004–2005 Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide King Bee
2005 Judging Amy Diego Valdesera
2005 Summerland Student
2009 Big Time Audition Carlos García TV movie
2009–present Big Time Rush Carlos García Main role
2010 7 Secrets With Big Time Rush Himself
2010 Big Time Concert Carlos García TV movie
2010 Big Time Rush Live From Times Square Himself
2010 Big Time Christmas Carlos García TV movie
2011 Big Time Beach Party Carlos García TV movie
2011 Hand aufs Herz Carlos Pena with the band Big Time Rush, 210.Episode (Hand aufs Herz is a german telenovela on Sixx)
2011 Nick News Himself Episode: "Lies We Tell In Middle School"
2011 2011 Kids' Choice Awards Himself – Performer Performed with Big Time Rush singing their song Boyfriend with rapper Snoop Dogg.
2011 BrainSurge Himself
2011 Little Birds Louis

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