Makenzie Jade Vega (born February 10, 1994) is an American actress. She is known for her role as Grace Florrick on The Good Wife.
Life and career
Makenzie Vega's father is Colombian and her mother, Gina Rue, is an American former model. She is the younger sister of actress Alexa Vega.
At the age of five, Vega played one of the children of Teddie Cochran (Geena Davis) in The Geena Davis Show. In 2000, she was cast as Annie, the Campbells' precocious daughter in The Family Man. The following year, Vega was seen again playing Chloe in Made which starred Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau and Famke Janssen. In 2004, she played Diana Gordon, daughter of Dr. Lawrence Gordon (Cary Elwes) and Alison Gordon (Monica Potter) in the horror film Saw. Her next movie was Sin City, in which she played young Nancy Callahan, alongside Bruce Willis. Vega then appeared in Just My Luck as Katy, starring Lindsay Lohan and McFly, and also in the summer blockbuster X-Men: The Last Stand as the Prison Truck Little Girl, which was one of the forms that the shapeshifterMystique took in the film.
Vega played Grace Florrick, the daughter of Alicia Florrick (Julianna Margulies), in the CBS drama The Good Wife; she was a regular cast member through six of the show's seven seasons, and was recurring cast member in the seventh and final season, with Grace providing critical plot elements to the series' finale. In 2015, Vega was cast in the lead role in the thriller film Fender Bender, which is set to premiere on the Chiller channel in June 2016.
|2000||Family Man, TheThe Family Man||Annie Campbell|
|2004||Chestnut: Hero Of Central Park||Sal|
|2005||Sin City||Young Nancy Callahan|
|2006||Just My Luck||Katy Hardin|
|2006||X-Men: The Last Stand||Prison Truck Little Girl|
|2007||In the Land of Women||Paige Hardwicke|
|1999||Dr. Quinn: Revolutions||Maria||Television film|
|2000–01||Geena Davis Show, TheThe Geena Davis Show||Eliza Ryan||Main role|
|2006||Justice||Mary Nicks||Episodes: "Wrongful Death", "Crucified" (uncredited)|
|2007||Ghost Whisperer||Becca Cahill||Episode: "All Ghosts Lead to Grandview"|
|2009||ER||Vera||Episode: "I Feel Good"|
|2009–16||Good Wife, TheThe Good Wife||Grace Florrick||Main role (seasons 1–6); recurring role (season 7)|
|2014||The Assault||Sam Gleason||Television film|