Madison Lintz is definitely one of the most promising starlets in Hollywood. Even though Lintz is barely out of her teens, she has featured in some impressive movies and TV shows, among them is the Amazon hit drama, Bosch. which premiered in 2014, in it, Lintz plays the role of Maddie, the young but mature daughter of the lead character Harry Bosch. Her strong performance in the series not only earned her positive reviews but also propelled her to the spotlight. Another interesting fact about the youngster is her family pedigree of actors and actresses.
Madison Lintz Hails From A Family Of Entertainers
Madison Lintz was born on the 11th of May 1999 in Atlanta, Georgia to Kelly Collins Lintz and Marc Lintz. The future Hollywood star grew up in the town of Alpharetta, she has an older sister named Mackenzie Lintz and two younger brothers, Matthew and Macsen. Apart from her dad who is into the property business, all other members of the Lintz family are involved in acting.
Madison Lintz‘s mom, Kelly Collins, is an actress who has appeared on both the small screen and the big screen. Popular among her productions are the television series One Tree Hill and We’re the Millers. Kelly earned her first professional acting credit in 1995 Stormswept and has appeared in several commercials.
Mackenzie Lintz – Older Sister
Born on the 22nd of November 1996, Mackenzie is Madison’s older sister, who has acted in several movies and TV shows. The Covenant Christian Academy alum is best known for playing Norrie Calvert-Hill on the CBS television drama Under the Dome. She is equally famous for The Hunger Games.
Matthew Lintz – Younger Brother
Madison’s younger brother Matt was born on the 23rd of May 2001, the movies and television actor gained popularity in Adam Sandler’s 2015 comedy, The Pixels where he played Matthew. He was also seen as the older version of Henry from 2018 to 2019 in the AMC television series The Walking Dead.
Macsen Lintz – Younger Brother
The youngest member of the family, Macsen has his date of birth recorded as the 2nd of May 2006. The baby of the Lintz family is not doing shabbily at all. He has guest-starred in the long-running zombie series, The Walking Dead where he played the younger version of Henry. Madison Lintz has revealed that she and her siblings support each other and leave the business side of things to their parents.
Lintz Began Acting At The Age of Six
Lintz commenced her career when she was just six. The young talent had accompanied her mom to a shoot for a commercial and was thrilled with the whole process, and therefore, decided to follow the path. With assistance from her parents, Lintz started appearing in commercials for different companies. She also did voice adverts to be aired on radio.
Due to the demands of her profession, Madison Lintz did not attend regular schools. She was home-schooled by her parents and completed her high school diploma in 2017 at Covenant Christina Academy.
Madison Lintz Earned Her First Major Acting Role In The Walking Dead
Lintz got her first break at the age of 11 when she landed the role of Sophia in the horror TV series, The Walking Dead. She appeared as Carol Peletier’s daughter Sophia in a total of 22 episodes, cutting across the first and second seasons of the show (2010 and 2011). The juvenile actress played the character so beautifully well that she won the hearts of the viewing public and also earned critical acclaim.
After that strong debut, Madison Lintz subsequently landed guest roles on other popular TV series such as Nashville (2012-2013) and Supernatural (2011). The Georgian native would have to wait till 2014 to land the career-defining role of Maddie on Bosch playing the daughter of the titular character, Harry Bosch.
Madison Lintz’s career has not been limited to the small screen alone. She has appeared in three movies and counting. Her very first movie appearance was in the 2011 indie movie, Newbourne County. Since then, she has appeared in others including the 2012 family-comedy movie Parental Guidance as Ashley. Though the film was a commercial success, it received mostly negative reviews. Lintz joined the cast of After as Young Ana, also in 2012.
She Has Earned A Couple of Career Achievements
Despite the fact that her career is still in its infancy stages, Madison Lintz has already recorded some remarkable achievements. For this young lady, the sky is definitely not the limit but a stepping stone. In 2013, Lintz was nominated for the best performance in a TV series – supporting young actress at the Young Artist Awards in 2013. This was in recognition of her excellent performance in The Walking Dead.
Similarly, in 2016, the 5 feet 8 inches tall actress was nominated for best performance in a TV series – recurring young actress at the Young Artist Awards. This was for her role in Bosch. Even though Madison did not take any of the above-mentioned gongs home, there is no doubt that she will win some in the future. Lintz has revealed that the two actors she would most like to work with in the future are; Pirates of the Caribbean star, Johnny Depp, and renowned English actress, Helen Bonham Carter.
The Actress Once Dated Wesley Rodenstine
The actress was said to be in a relationship with a young guy named Wesley Rodenstine. They assumably began dating in March 2016 when Lintz regularly shared photos of herself with the Wesley on her social media platforms. An example was on the 23rd of March 2018 when she shared a picture she took with him to commemorate their two years anniversary. Her beau was also not left out in the online display of affection as he similarly took to his Instagram page to share her photo in August 2017 to celebrate national girlfriend day.
However, rumors have it that the duo is no longer an item as they went their separate ways sometime in 2018. Since then, Madison Lintz has not posted a single photo of her Wesley. Similarly, Wesley who is busy with his studies has not posted a single photo of the actress. Thus, the news that they broke up might just turn out to be true.