Madison Hu is a rising Hollywood actress whose role as Frankie on the Disney Channel series Bizaardvark didn’t just show her hidden talents and potentials but also announced her to a wider audience. The first time we were introduced to the young actress was in 2013 when she played a minor role on Jason Bateman’s comedy film Bad Words, but her first TV credit was in 2011 I Kid where she starred alongside Brad Garrett. Later on, she appeared as Marci on the Disney Channel 2015 series Best Friends Whenever.
Who Is Madison Hu?
Madison Zirui Hu was born in Longview, Texas on June 2, 2002, to parents of Chinese descent, her parents moved to Southern California when she was only two years old. Hu has an older brother who was born in China.
She has been acting since she was seven. She actually got her first acting role through a friend who had a film manager who got her roles. Hu usually followed her friend for rehearsals and it was in one of her rehearsals that the manager thought it wise to get her a role too and that was how she eventually got on the big screen.
Her first TV credit was in 2011 when she appeared in a minor role in I Kid alongside Brad Garrett. Her major role came two years later as a spelling bee contestant in Jason Bateman’s comedy film Bad Words. In that same year, she starred in The Goldbergs and in Tosh.0 the following year (2014). She also appeared in few episodes on Grace and Frankie and The Kicks.
In 2016 she landed the role of Frankie on the Disney Channel series Bizaardvark, which is the most prominent role so far in her acting career. She co-played the lead alongside Olivia Rodrigo who played the role of Paige. The duo had such chemistry on screen that one would think they had been friends long before starring in the series, but really, they only met for the first during the audition, but according to them, “No none believes us”. Though Madison began playing the piano since she was about seven or eight, she played the guitar for the first time in the show and liked it. According to her, The show has grown her love for music in playing the guitar, singing, and performing in front of people. Her best music genres are pop & rap music.
Like most other celebrity actors and actresses, she is on social media with huge followership. Her friends base on Instagram is over 700k, on Twitter she has over 74k, and on Facebook, she has close to 10k followers. So, you can follow, like, and connect with her on her social media pages.
Everything You Need To Know About Her
Full Name: Madison Zirui Hu
Birth: She was born under the Sun sign of Gemini on 2nd June 2002 in Longview, Texas as an American of Asian American ethnicity.
Body Measurements: Madison stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs 48 kg.
Hair and Eye color: She has both dark brown colored hair and eye color.
Madison has a dog named Marshmallow, which she has nicknamed marsh and pupper, and enjoys cuddling. Interestingly she loves cats but is allergic to them.
Her hobbies include swimming, ice skating, hanging out with friends, and playing the guitar and the piano. She actually thought of taking ice skating professionally as a child.
Hu is also into stand-up comedy, she began in 2014. For the TV series Bizaardvark, she puts in a lot of hard work. she attends rehearsals thrice a week and shoots twice a week.
She is a foodie, loves strawberries and the word that describes her is Egg.
Madison Hu is the only member of her family born in the U.S. Her older brother who is ten years older than her was born in China.
The Bizaardvark star does some charity too. She is involved with a non-profit making organization called No Kid Hungry, which helps feed poor children. In 2017, she supported the Women’s March.
She loves her hair short. Nike once gifted her some branded clothes.
Madison Hu enjoys watching Russian soap operas, wondering if she understands Russian? Well, she watches it with herneighborss who probably interprets it to her when it has not been subtitled.