Madison Davenport is an American actress best known for her recurring role as Ethel in the comedy-drama television series Shameless, from 2011-2012.
She also had a starring role as Emily Harper, a girl whose mother has just discovered she can communicate with God, in the short-lived television sitcom Save Me, in 2013.
Davenport has acted professionally since the age of seven. She appeared in Darren Aronofsky's biblical epic Noah, in which she plays the wife of Logan Lerman and co-stars with Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Emma Watson and Anthony Hopkins.
She was also seen starring opposite Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Kyra Sedgwick in Lionsgate's supernatural horror film The Possession. On the small screen, she appeared in the hit Showtime series Shameless, where she delivered a memorable performance as an abused child bride.
At five years old, Davenport was inspired to pursue her love of acting and singing after being involved with her local community theatre in Texas. Since then, she has guest-starred on Numbers, Bones, ER, CSI, House, the pilot Close to Home and the TV movie Amish Grace.
Her breakout performance as Ruthie in the HBO Films release Kit Kittridge, the first feature film in the American Girl franchise, garnered her a Young Artist Award for best performance in 2009.
Born in Texas, Madison currently resides in Los Angeles with her family.