Madylin Sweeten
Madylin Anne-Michele Sweeten[1]

(1991-06-27) June 27, 1991 (age 30)
Other namesMady Sweeten
Years active1996–present
RelativesSawyer Sweeten (brother)

Madylin Anne-Michele Sweeten (born June 27, 1991) is an American actress, best known for her portrayal of Alexandra "Ally" Barone on the popular family sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond (1996–2005).[2]

Personal life

Sweeten was born on June 27, 1991, in Brownwood, Brown County, Texas, the eldest of four children born to Timothy Lynn "Tim" Sweeten and Elizabeth Anne Gini (nee Millsap).[3][4][5] Her younger siblings include her sister Maysa Sweeten and twin brothers, Sawyer Sweeten and Sullivan Sweeten, and, by her mother's remarriage to Jerry Gini, she has four half-sisters, Elliette Gini, Emma Gini, Guiliana Gini, and Jaymeson Gini.[5]

Her brother Sawyer died from suicide on April 23, 2015.


Film and television
Year Title Role Notes
1996 A Promise to Carolyn Young Debra TV movie
1996–2005 Everybody Loves Raymond Ally Barone Main & Recurring Cast
1998 The Christmas Path Dora TV movie
1999 A Dog of Flanders Young Aloise Movie
1999 Toy Story 2 Additional Voices Movie
2001 Ask Me No Questions TV movie
2003 American Splendor Danielle Movie
2008 Eagle Eye Becky Movie
2013 The Next Steps Denise 1 episode
Christmas Party Conversations: Part II Party Girl #2 Short
2013-2015 TMI Hollywood Various/Herself-Sketch Actor 32 episodes
2014 Wedding Frisk Sarah Short
executive producer and co-writer
Human Centipede 3 Parody with Bree Olson Mad Doctor Short
The 5 Minute Sketch Show 2 episodes
Our Friends Are F*cking Short
2015 Spare Change Claire Movie
Mommy Short
executive producer
Bree Does Comedy Denise 1 episode
After Dark with Julian Clan 1 episode
Kim Jong-Un Hosts the Tonight Show Lena Dunham Video Short
2016 Mildred and Maggie Maggie 1 episode
Sam and Me Lauren Frederick Movie
Games Gone Wrong Jane 6 episodes
2017 Catalyst Christine Short
New Years Eve Girlfriend Short
Grey’s Anatomy Quiet Interviewee 1 episode
Choice Short
2019 Lucifer Talkative Young Lass 1 episode


  1. ^ a b "Child Star Madylin Sweeten," American Profile (May 4, 2003).
  2. ^ "Everybody Loves Raymond Child Star Sawyer Sweeten 19, Dies of Apparent Suicide | TV Guide". 2015-04-23. Retrieved 2019-06-10.
  3. ^ "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," database, FamilySearch( : 5 December 2014), Madylin Anne Michele Sweeten, 27 Jun 1991; from "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997," database and images, Ancestry ( : 2005); citing Texas Department of State Health Services.
  4. ^ "Child Star Madylin Sweeten". American Profile. 2003-05-04. Retrieved 2019-06-10.
  5. ^ a b "Sawyer Sweeten's Mom: How My Family Is Coping After My Son's Suicide". Retrieved 2019-06-10.