Madeline Zima at twenty three is one of the most seasoned and diverse young actresses today. Equally skilled at comedy, improv and drama, she’s worked continuously for the last decade in critically acclaimed projects. She was born in New Haven, Connecticut, grew up in Pennsylvania and early on had a New York agent that kept her busy modeling and doing commercials.
She and her sister, Vanessa were discovered by Woody Allen for his movie Alice. She actually quit show business, the week when she was urged to come in for her sixth call back for The Hand that Rocks the Cradle. She came back for one more audition and booked the role of Emma. She booked the movie and has never stopped working since that time. It was both Madeline and Juliane Moore’s first film moreover was directed by Academy award-winning director and writer Curtis Hanson. Madeline was getting good critical notice for her first film role.
Madeline followed that dramatic thriller a short film that Daryl Hannah… read more