Madison Lintz is a popular American actress best known for her appearances in the legendary series “The Walking Dead”, where she played Sophia Peletier, and now starring in the Amazon exclusive web series “Bosch”, where she played the role of Maddie plays. Bosch.
Early life and family
Madison Lintz was born on May 11, 1999 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, so holds American nationality and her zodiac sign is Taurus. Madison’s father is Marc Lintz; he is a former real estate agent, who was inspired by his children’s success in entertainment and acting that he even founded his own talent agency titled “Team Lintz Talent”, and manages it. The agency works with actors who have appeared in popular series such as ‘Better Call Saul’, ‘Kevin Can Wait’ and ‘Bosch’.
Madison’s mother is Kelly Collins Lintz, an actress who played White Bread Mom in “We’re the Millers” (2013), Monica Porter in the “Mr. Mercedes” series (2017 – present) and Detective Jefferson in “The Oval” (2019 – present). It was Madison’s mother who inspired her and her siblings to pursue acting careers. Madison has an older sister, MacKenzie, and two younger brothers, Macsen and Matt.
Madison’s older sister, MacKenzie Lintz
Born on November 22, 1996, Madison’s older sister MacKenzie Jo Lintz developed her acting career early and was given the opportunity to start acting at the age of 15. of Mattie Ross in the new version of “True Grit”, competing with 15,000 girls vying for the role.
MacKenzie was called back, but the role eventually went to Hailee Steinfeld. MacKenzie did not give up and continued to attend auditions and castings, finally debuting as Pamela Bovitz in the series “Drop Dead Diva” in the episode entitled “Closure” (2011). In 2012, MacKenzie landed the role of Tribute Girl District 8 in “The Hunger Games”, the first film in the series based on Suzanne Collins’ trilogy of books of the same name. From 2013 to 2015, MacKenzie was in the regular cast of “Under the Dome”, playing the role of Norrie Calvert-Hill and appearing in 39 episodes of the show. After a short hiatus, MacKenzie returned to acting, playing the role of Taylor in the comedy romance “Love, Simon” (2018) and the role of Rachel in the adventure drama “Flying Cars” (2019). McKenzie is now a student of Auburn University.
Madison’s younger brother, Matt Lintz
Matthew Lintz, the third child of Marc and Kelly Lintz, was born on May 23, 2001 in Fargo, Georgia, USA. Matt was the first to start acting among the four Lintz children. He landed his first role in 2009, appearing as Mark in the horror movie “Halloween II”, and after other minor appearances in “The Crazies”, “Memphis Beat” and “The Way Home” in 2010, he landed roles in more popular projects, including “Army Wives”, “A Smile as Big as the Moon”, etc. In 2013, Matt portrayed Horace in the series “Banshee” and Thomas Gray in “Sleepy Hollow” (2013 – 2017). In 2015, Matt landed the role of Matty Van Patten in the fantasy comedy ‘Pixels’ and in 2016, he played the younger Coleman Brother in ‘Free State of Jones’. He auditioned for the role of Spider-Man in ‘Captain America: Civil War’. (2016), but the role was eventually given to Tom Holland.
A major turn in Matt’s career came in 2018 when he landed the role of Stevie Taggert in the recurring cast of “The Alienist”, playing opposite Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans and Dakota Fanning. From 2018 to 2019, he appeared in 10 episodes of the popular show “The Walking Dead”, playing Henry.
Madison’s youngest brother, Macsen Lintz
Macsen Lintz, the youngest brother of Madison, was born in 2003. He also became a star in his family’s troupe of talented actors. In 2011, aged eight, he played Gunnar in “Hall Pass”, then appeared as Ryan Kersjes in “A Smile as Big as the Moon”, alongside his brother Matt. After several episodic roles in “What to Expect When You’re Expecting” (2012) and “Scary Movie 5” (2013), he landed the role of Jason in “Under The Dome”, featured in the episode “The Enemy Inside” (2015).
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From 2016 to 2018, he was Henry in 11 episodes of the series “The Walking Dead”, replaced by his older brother Matt who played the role in 2018 to 2019.
Madison’s parents homeschooled all of their children, but later let them choose whether or not to attend public schools. Madison attended the private Covenant Christian Academy, from which she dropped out in 2017.
Acting career: first steps
When Madison was only six years old, she began working as a child model, appearing in local print commercials and also speaking in several television commercials. In 2010, Madison was chosen over other competitors to play the role of Sophie Peletier in the popular series “The Walking Dead”, appearing in eight episodes of the show from 2010 to 2011, to positive reviews from critics and a warm reception from the audience.
While filming “The Walking Dead”, Madison also appeared as Natalia on the series “It’s Supernatural” in the episode titled “Bruce Allen”, which aired in February 2011.
In 2012, Madison landed the role of young Ana in the mystery drama ‘After’, playing opposite Karolina Wydra and Steven Strait. In the same year, she also appeared as Dana Butler in ‘Nashville’ and got the chance to work with talented actors and actresses like Connie Britton, Hayden Panettiere and Charles Esten. At the end of the year, Madison landed a number of roles in TV movies: “Parental Guidanc”, where she played Ashley, and “American Judy” who got the role of Annie.
Maddie in Amazon’s “Bosch” and other latest projects
In 2015, Madison’s career took a new turn when she landed one of the lead roles in Amazon’s web series “Bosch”.
Madison plays the daughter of an irreverent homicide detective, Harry Bosch (played by Titus Welliver), who solves cases in Los Angeles, California. The series became very popular and is being renewed for new seasons until 2021. In 2018, Madison also appeared in the horror movie “Tell Me Your Name”, taking on the role of Hannah alongside veteran actors like Jessica Barth and Bruce Davison.
Madison’s talents were noticed by the Young Artist Awards board members as she was nominated in the “Best Performance in a TV Series – Supporting Young Actress” category for her work in “The Walking Dead” in 2013, and in the “Best Performance” category in a TV Series – Recurring Young Actress (14–21)’ for her role of Maddie in ‘Bosch’.
Madison has also worked as a model and collaborated with The Alex Clothing Company LLC, Gibson Arias, etc.
Personal life, boyfriend Jackie Kay
Madison dated her high school sweetheart, Wesley Rodenstine, from 2016 to 2019, but broke up with no explanation, leaving fans and followers alike to wonder what really happened between them. However, Madison is now dating Jackie Kay who is also an actor. Madison Posted their mutual photos on her Instagram account, stating that they are currently dating. Jackie is an aspiring actor, who played Christian in the short film “Snuggle Party” (2019, and Chad in the drama “Children of the Cloth” (2020). He has now announced to play the role of Anthony in the comedy ” Blue Tongues”.
Hobbies, favorite things and interesting facts
Madison’s favorite drinks are green tea and coffee with whipped cream. She loves Italian cuisine; her favorite dishes are pizza and pasta. She likes to travel, swim and walk in the woods.
Madison has light brown hair and green eyes. She is 1.73 m tall and weighs about 57 kg; her vital stats are 36-26-34.
Wealth and salary
As of 2020, Madison’s net worth is estimated to be approx $800,000.