Film and television actress Makenzie Leigh is perhaps best known for her role as “Connie,” the young babysitter, in the critically-acclaimed NBC miniseries The Slap opposite Peter Sarsgaard, Uma Thurman, and Zachary Quinto. ... MORE
Most recently, she wrapped shooting the romantic lead in the upcoming Ang Lee-directed film adaptation of Ben Fountain’s novel, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, with Steve Martin, Kristen Stewart, Garret Hedlund, and Vin Diesel. Earlier this year, she made her feature film debut in James White opposite Chris Abbott and Cynthia Nixon. The film premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and won the Next Audience Award.
Additional credits include recurring roles on the Fox hit program, Gotham, and on Amazon's original series, Mozart in the Jungle. She has also appeared in guest-starring roles on The Good Wife, Unforgettable, and Deception.