Born In: Arlington, Texas, United States
Madison Pettis is a rare talent who has made a career in acting and singing at a very young age. She started getting offers for commercial modeling when she was just five. Madison Pettis was also good in singing and used to perform in her school and at local events. As the number of commercial modeling offers kept increasing, her parents recruited a special agent to take care of her career. At a very young age, she got an offer to act in the famous TV show ‘Barney & Friends’. As Madison Pettis was also a singer, she impressed the viewers of the show with her singing and dancing. After her first TV role, Madison Pettis continued her career both in modeling and acting. She got some major modeling offers like the promotion of a product called ‘Love Pastry’ along with major celebrities like Alli Simpson and Cody Simpson.
Also Known As: Madison Michelle Pettis
siblings: Steven (Younger brother)
Born Country: United States
Ancestry: Irish American, French American, Italian American
U.S. State: Texas
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Madison Pettis’ career zoomed when she started getting offers to work in mainstream commercial movies. She won her first major role in movies in the year 2006, when she acted as a long-lost daughter of the movie’s main character in the Disney movie ‘The Game Plan’. Her performance was widely appreciated by the critics and she started to get more and more offers in movies. In the year 2007 she got her second major movie role in the movie ‘Free Style’. By the year 2016, she acted in a total of twelve movies which solidified her as a major movie star. Along with roles in the movies, Madison Pettis also got offers to host many TV shows targeted at children and teenagers like Disney’s ‘Special Agent Oso’. Due to her sweet and attractive voice, she also got offers to work as a voice over in some of the popular Disney movies and TV series like ‘The Lion Guard’. By early 2017, Madison Pettis emerged as one of the most promising young actors in the USA.
Madison’s exotic looks make her very special. Being born to a black father and a white mother, she gets her unique looks that help her to stand out from the competition. The second reason is her ability to switch from one specific skill to the other with a lot of ease. Being a singer and model was an advantage to her acting career as she could sing and dance in many of her movies which was not possible for many other actors.
She has had a good relationship with her peers and fans. No controversies related to her professional life have ever been reported in the mass media. However, Madison Pettis has attracted headlines due to her affairs with several men. She had a long dating history starting when she was very young. She first started dating the famous American TV actor Bryce Cass. The relationship did not last long due to personal differences and she started dating Jaden Smith. Madison Pettis and Jaden Smith separated after a public spat that was widely reported in the media. She also dated Garrett Backstorm. Despite some photos of the couple being circulated in the mass media, both of them have never confessed to be having a relationship. She started dating basketball star Michael Porter Jr, in February 2017.
Rather than just focusing on her career, Madison Pettis has also participated in charitable activities. In the year 2015, she designed a special graphic T-Shirt in association with a charitable organization as part of the ‘Represent Campaign’. The proceeds from the sale of the T-Shirt would go to the support of military veteran families.
Madison Pettis is born to mixed race parents. Her father is an African-American and her mother is of Italian, French, and Irish descent. Since early childhood, Madison Pettis showed interest in modeling and acting. She got a lot of encouragement from her parents to start a successful career in the media industry. Curiously, it was not her own performance that introduced her to the media world but her mother’s. She was noticed when her mother was selected for the cover of a local magazine called ‘FortWorthChild’. As Madison Pettis was photographed along with her mother on the cover, some media companies were impressed with her personality and approached with offers.
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