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|Occupation||Actress, director, producer, writer|
Leigh was born in Dallas, Texas on August 8, 1990. While attending NYU, she took an acting class in an effort to improve her work in a writing class, hoping to better understand how actors develop characters.
Between 2011 and 2016, Leigh appeared in episodes of eight different television series, as well as three feature films.
Her first major role came as Liza in the first season of the Batman prequel television series Gotham (2014–2015). She was also featured in a regular role in the 2015 television miniseries The Slap, a remake of the Australian series of the same name.
Leigh had a prominent role as Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader Faison Zorn, Billy Lynn's romantic fixation, in the Ang Lee-directed film Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016), noted for being the first feature film using an extra high frame rate of 120 frames per second, as well as having been shot in 3D with 4K resolution.
|2012||Girls Against Boys||Crying Girl|
|2016||Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk||Faison Zorn|
|2018||The Vanishing Princess||The Princess||also director, co-producer and writer|
|2011||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Lana Mills||Episode: "Double Strands"|
|2013||Deception||Young Vivian||Recurring role; 3 episodes|
|2013||The Good Wife||Rainey Selwin||Episode: "Rape: A Modern Perspective"|
|2013||Unforgettable||Celine Emminger||Guest role; 2 episodes|
|2014-2015||Gotham||Liza||Recurring role; 7 episodes|
|2014||Mozart in the Jungle||Addison||Guest role; 2 episodes|
|2015||The Slap||Connie||Main role; 8 episodes|
|2015||The Knick||Amy O'Connor||Guest role; 2 episodes|
- Makenzie Leigh on IMDb
- Makenzie Leigh article in Vanity Fair Magazine
- Makenzie Leigh article in InStyle Magazine
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