December 28, 1989 (34)
Mackenzie Rosman is an American actress. She gained popularity at a young page playing Ruthie Camden on the popular series 7th Heaven which ran for 11 seasons. In addition to her role on the series, she also worked in various independent films such as Gideon. In 2013, she co-starred in the 2013 horror film Beneath, and in the 2013 television film Ghost Shark.
Her most prominent work has been on television, particularly in “7th Heaven,” which ran from 1996 to 2007. In this family drama, Rosman played the youngest Camden child, capturing audiences’ hearts for 11 seasons. Her portrayal of Ruthie was both endearing and complex, offering her the opportunity to grow along with her character. She also made appearances on other shows like “The Secret Life of the American Teenager,” albeit in less central roles.
Mackenzie Rosman has worked with a diverse range of talent over her career. In “7th Heaven,” she acted alongside Stephen Collins, Catherine Hicks, Jessica Biel, Beverley Mitchell, Barry Watson, and David Gallagher, among others. This ensemble cast created a familial atmosphere that resonated well with viewers. She also collaborated with Shailene Woodley and Megan Park during her guest appearances on “The Secret Life of the American Teenager.” In films, she worked with actors like Dave Randolph-Mayhem Davis and Richard Tyson in the horror film “Fading of the Cries.” Rosman posed for Maxim magazine in September 2013.
Rosman won the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Drama Series by a Young Actress in 1998 for her role in “7th Heaven.” Her work in this series also earned her nominations for several other Young Artist Awards over the years.