'Noah' Actress Joins Taryn Manning in 'A Light Beneath Their Feet' (Exclusive)

Madison Davenport
Madison Davenport
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Madison Davenport, who will appear in Darren Aronofsky's upcoming biblical epic Noah and Robert Rodriguez's From Dusk Till Dawn, has been cast opposite Taryn Manning in A Light Beneath Their Feet.

The coming-of-age dramedy follows a high school senior (Davenport) who must choose between escaping to the college of her dreams and staying close to home to take care of her bipolar mother (Manning).

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Directed by Valerie Weiss (Losing Control) from a script by Moira McMahon Leeper, the film will begin shooting in late March.

A Light Beneath Their Feet is produced by Rob Johnson and executive produced by Jeffrey Loeb.

Davenport appears in both Noah (out March 28) and From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series (debuting March 11). Her previous credits include the role of Ethel on Showtime's Shameless and NBC's Save Me, and, in film, a role in The Possession. She's repped by UTA, CESD and Industry Entertainment.

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