Makenzie Vega - Updated May 2024

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Makenzie Vega

Makenzie Vega is an American actress. Makenzie Vega is well known for her role in ‘The Good Wife’ as Grace Florrick. Likewise, she played the role of 11-year-old Nancy Callahan in Sin City which was a success. Her acting career started at the age of 5 with the show The Geena Davis Show.

Early Life and Childhood 

Makenzie Vega is currently 29 years old. She was born on February 10, 1994, in Los Angeles, California. Her real name is Makenzie Jade Vega. Likewise, her birth sign is Aquarius. Her father’s name is  Baruch Vega and her mother’s name is Gina Rue. She grew up with six siblings, older sisters Alexa Vega and Krizia Vega, half-sisters Greylin James and Margaux Vega, and half-brothers Jet James and Cruz Hudson Rue.

Makenzie’s father was a Columbian fashion photographer as well as an informant for the ‘Drug Enforcement Administration. Her mother is a former American model. Also, her sisters Alexa and Krizia are actresses.

Alexa is well known for the Spy Kids series as Carmen Cortez, and Krizia for the sequel of the movie Spy Kids. Besides that, she has also worked in other movies as well. Similarly, her half-brothers Jet James and Cruz Hudson Rue are still young.


Caption: Makenzie Vega during her childhood days ( Source: Most apex)

Furthermore, She belongs to American nationality and holds a mixed ethnicity of Columbian-American.

Talking about Makenzie’s educational history, she attended high school at Dominican Academy, which was a private Catholic all-girls school. She graduated from the same academy in June 2012. After that, she focused on her acting career.

Professional Life

Makenzie Vega started her acting career when she was just five years old. Then she starred in The Geena Davis Show. In 2000 she played the movie The Family Man where she was cast as Annie.

After that, she appeared in the horror movie series ‘Saw’ which hit successfully in  2004. Then, her next project was Sin City where she casts as a young Nancy Callahan. Also, she appeared in the X-Men: The Last Stand as the Prison Truck Little Girl.


Caption: Makenzie Vega ( Source: Zimbio)

Likewise, Mackenzie played a lead role in the thriller film Fender Bender in June 2016, which premiered on the Chiller channel. Also, she acted in movies like ‘Pretty Little Dead Girl’ and ‘Tomboy’ in 2017.

Furthermore, she also appeared in a hit series ‘13 reasons why?’ in 2018, where she was cast as Sarah Carlin in the episodes “Smile, Bitches” and “The Missing Page”. Previously, she also starred in the series The Good Wife. Currently, she works in ‘Love, of Course’ where she has been cast in the role of Cara Andolini.


Reflecting on Makenzie’s awards and nominations, in 2001, she won a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Actress Age Ten or Under for The Family Man.

Likewise, she was also nominated for 3 awards, including the Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series 2010, the Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series 2011, and Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series 2009.

Makenzie Vega – Net Worth 2024

Makenzie Vega has accompanied a great amount of net worth by her profession. She appeared in many movies like Saw, Chestnut: Hero of Central Park, Sin City, Just My Luck, and X-Men: The Last Stand so she has a good sum of salary for her career. Her estimated net worth is around $6 million presently. Likewise, her salary and income are still under review.

Personal Life

Currently, Makenzie Vega is in a romantic relationship with Blair Norfolk. They married on February 4, 2017, in a secret ceremony. Her husband is an Australian model. She announced her marriage after her 23rd birthday in February 2017 at a private ceremony on a beach over the ‘Super Bowl weekend.

Likewise, she shared his picture on Instagram captioning it “This is My Husband”, while her husband posted another image of them showing their wedding rings. She got an idea from her older sister Alexa, who and her husband had legally adopted the joint surname ‘PenaVega’ following marriage. Further, she and her husband changed their Instagram surname to ‘Vega Norfolk’.

Talking about her past relationships, she was in a relationship with Logan Henderson from 2014 to 2016. He is an American actor and singer. He is a former band-mate of her sister Alexa’s husband Carlos Pena from the Big Time Rush band. The duo reportedly started dating back in October 2014 when they were first seen shopping at one of the local markets in Studio City, California. Subsequently, the duo began appearing together at several awards shows and events, like the 2015 Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party in Los Angeles.

In September 2015, the duo was seen cheering for Alexa and Carlos PenaVega from the audience throughout their performance against each other on ‘Dancing with the Stars’. However, they broke up in July of the following year.


Caption: Makenzie Vega with her husband Blair (Source: Marieclaire)

Currently, Makenzie has no rumors, controversies, or scandals regarding her personal as well as professional life. She is well-profiled. She is living a good life and keeps herself away from negative markings.

Makenzie Vega – Body Measurements

Talking about Makenzie’s body measurements, her height is around 5ft 5 inches (165cm) and weighs around 53 kg. Also, she has an hourglass-shaped body. She has a shoe size of 7 (US). Further, her hair color is blonde and has light brown eyes. Moreover, her chest-waist-hip body measurement is 32-24-33 inches. She also wears a bra size 32C.

Makenzie Vega – Social Media

Makenzie Vega is quite active on social media like Instagram, Twitter, etc. She has accompanied a great fan following. Likewise, she has more than 65.6k followers on Instagram and around 37.9k followers on Twitter but she isn’t active on Facebook.