Madison De La Garza

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Madison De La Garza
Born (2001-12-28) December 28, 2001 (age 12)
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2008–present
Television Desperate Housewives
Parents Edward De La Garza
Dianna Lee Hart
Relatives Demetria Devonne 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.

Biography[edit]

Madison De La Garza was born on December 28, 2001 to Ford dealership manager Edward "Eddie" De La Garza and former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader[1] Dianna Lee Hart (born Dianna Lee Smith on August 8, 1962).[2] Eddie is of Mexican descent.[3] Through Dianna's first marriage to Patrick Martin Lovato (1960–2013), her half-sisters are Dallas Lovato (born February 4, 1988)[4] and Demi Lovato (born August 20, 1992).[5] De la Garza has faced bullying due to her weight and received threats online.[6] 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 will play a student named Kelsey in the upcoming Bad Teacher series based on the 2011 movie of the same name,[7] which is scheduled to premiere on April 24, 2014.[8]

Filmography[edit]

Television
Year Title Role Notes
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;
Film
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Princess Protection Program Girl Supporting role

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hart, Dianna. "Dianna Hart DeLaGarza". Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders. Retrieved 2009. 
  2. ^ "SUE EMMONS and DONALD SMITH". Family Tree Maker. 
  3. ^ "Heart & Soul". Latina. November 2013. 
  4. ^ "Happy 24th Birthday Dallas Lovato February 4, 2012". Disney Dreaming. Retrieved February 4, 2012. 
  5. ^ Yao, Laura (June 21, 2008). "Disney Demi-Goddess". Washington Post. 
  6. ^ Simpson, Leah. "Madison De La Garza Says Sister Demi Lovato Taught Her Everything She Knows About Acting". Entertainmentwise. Retrieved November 29, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Madison De La Garza Starts Shooting "Bad Teacher" TV Show". Disney Dreaming. September 13, 2013. Retrieved March 29, 2014. 
  8. ^ Noland, Miranda (March 7, 2014). "Bad Teacher". Latina. Retrieved March 29, 2014. 

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