Madison De La Garza
|Madison De La Garza|
December 28, 2001 |
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
|Parents||Edward De La Garza
Dianna Lee Hart
|Relatives||Demi Lovato (half-sister)|
Madison "Maddie" De La Garza (born December 28, 2001) is an American child actress. She is best known for her role as Juanita Solis on Desperate Housewives. She is the younger half-sister of actress and singer Demi Lovato.
Madison De La Garza was born on December 28, 2001 to Ford dealership manager Edward "Eddie" De La Garza and former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader Dianna Lee Hart (born Dianna Lee Smith on August 8, 1962). Eddie is of Mexican descent. Through Dianna's first marriage to Patrick Martin Lovato (1960–2013), her two elder half-sisters are Dallas Lovato (born February 4, 1988) and Demi Lovato (born August 20, 1992). De la Garza has faced bullying due to her weight and received threats online. In addition to Juanita Solis on Desperate Housewives, she played a younger version of her sister Demi's character Sonny Munroe in an episode of Sonny with a Chance. She currently plays a student named Kelsey in the television series Bad Teacher series loosely based on the 2011 movie of the same name. The series premiered on April 24, 2014.
|2008||Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream||Herself||"Rockstars in Training" (Season 1 episode 13)|
|2008–2012||Desperate Housewives||Juanita Solis||Recurring Role (Seasons 5-7)
Series Regular (Season 8)
|2009||Sonny with a Chance||Young Sonny Munroe||"Cookie Monsters" (Season 1 episode 20)|
|2014||Good Luck Charlie||Zoe||"Accepted" (Season 4, episode 18)|
|2014–present||Bad Teacher||Kelsey||TV series;|
|2009||Princess Protection Program||Girl||Supporting role|
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