Grace Sheffield (Madeline Zima) is the youngest and seemingly most troubled of the Sheffield children. Having been so young when her mother died, Grace sees Fran as a maternal figure and is the most attached to her.
Madeline Zima (Grace Sheffield) was born in New Haven, Connecticut, and got an early start in show business when she starred in a commercial as a toddler. Her film roles include The Hand That Rocks the Cradle, A Cinderella Story, and The Collector. On TV, she has played Mia Lewis on Californication and Claire's roommate Gretchen on Heroes. Madeline has also guest-starred on the shows Grey's Anatomy, Ghost Whisperer, Strong Medicine, 7th Heaven, Gilmore Girls, and Law & Order. She currently lives in Los Angeles.