Modern Family & Rush Hour Actress Elizabeth Pena Dies At The Age Of 55

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This news is so sad.

Actress Elizabeth Pena has tragically passed away at the age of 55.

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Elizabeth acted in the hit film Rush Hour, and she also portrayed the mother of Sofia Vergara‘s Gloria on Modern Family.

In addition, Elizabeth was a co-star in Jacob’s Ladder, and voiced Mirage in The Incredibles.

According to her manager Gina Rugolo, the actress suffered a brief illness prior to her passing.

Here are some reactions to her death from various celebrities:

Our hearts go out to Elizabeth’s family and loved ones during this tough time. She will be deeply missed.

[Image via Lionsgate.]

Oct 15, 2014 8:46pm PDT

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