Mackenzie Brooke Smith was born in Florida and from the beginning demonstrated a keen ability to entertain and perform. At the tender age of four, Mackenzie booked her first commercial in Texas. She enjoyed is so much the work couldn't come in fast enough for her. At the age of 5, Mackenzie received representation offers in New York and Los Angeles and Mackenzie chose to work in Los Angeles. In 2006, her family made the move to California and since her arrival, Mackenzie has consistently kept busy. Outside of her career, Mackenzie enjoys Art, Fashion Design, Singing, playing the guitar and Martial Arts.[1]

Mackenzie Smith Giraffe

Mackenzie as Savannah with her toy Giraffe

Mackenzie Smith Terminator Set

On set

Mackenzie Smith and Shirley Manson

Mackenzie and Shirley Manson

Mackenzie Smith and Thomas Dekker

Mackenzie and Thomas Dekker

Terminator Roles


She plays Savannah Weaver, daughter of Catherine Weaver on Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.

Behind the Scenes

See candid photos of her with Terminator cast members on the right.


According to her official site, Mackenzie was utterly excited to have booked such an amazing role. She plays the daughter of a corporate CEO played by Garbage's front girl, Shirley Manson. Everyone on set was so amazing and welcomed Mackenzie with open arms.[2]

Acting Roles


  • Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008) — Savannah Weaver
  • Pushing Daisies (2007) — Young Lily Charles
  • Til Death (2007) — Child #3


  • Growth (2009)
  • The Passenger (2009)
  • National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
  • Hott 4 Hill (2007)

Additional Works

Mackenzie has participated in Disney Stores Print Ads (as Ariel), and national commercials for Toyota and Walmart.


In 2009, she was nominated for a Young Artist Award in the category Best Performance in a TV Series - Recurring Young Actress for her role on Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles.

External links


  1. IMDB Mini Bio by Lara Randazzo
  2. July 2008 News