Madison Davenport undertook her foray into Hollywood as a child star, specializing in family-oriented roles. She placed an unusually strong emphasis on vocal work, voicing characters in the 2006 Over the Hedge and the 2008 Horton Hears a Who, and also signed for a small role opposite lead Abigail Breslin in the live-action family-oriented comedy Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008). Over the coming years, as Davenport transitioned into more adult roles, she continued to maintain a consistent presence on screen, appearing on TV series like Shameless and Save Me.
Biography by Nathan Southern
- Began acting in community theater at age 5.
- Got her professional start in commercials, memorably appearing in a Kodak commercial walking several dogs.
- Designed her own dress for the premiere of Over the Hedge.