Madison Michelle Pettis
(born July 22, 1998) is an American child actress
, best known for playing Sophie Martinez "America's Angel" on Disney Channel's Cory in the House
and Peyton Kelly in The Game Plan
Life and career
Pettis was born in Arlington, Texas
, to Steven and Michelle Pettis. She is of African-American
descent. Pettis was first noticed when her mother entered into an annual cover search held by FortWorthChild
, a local parenting magazine. She had a co-starring role in the Disney Channel Original Series
, Cory in the House
as the President's daughter, Sophie Martinez, also known as "America's Angel". In this role she was seen in one episode of Hannah Montana
. She also starred as Peyton Kelly in the 2007 Disney movie, The Game Plan
. She portrayed Isabelle Tyler
in an episode of The 4400
. She was the 2007 Disney Channel Games commentator, and also appeared on Barney and Friends
as Bridget, in which she sang, danced and acted. In 2008, she cameoed in Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!
, and had roles in Who Let the Ghosts Out?
and Letters to Santa
. Pettis also had a small role in Seven Pounds
as Lorena, Connie Tepos' daughter. She has a voice role in the Disney Channel animated series......