Former child Actress best known for her roles as Nattie Hillard in Mrs. Doubtfire and as the title character in Matilda. She also played leading roles in Miracle on 34th Street and Balloon Farm.
She had her first acting roles in commercials for brands such as Lunchables and Bank of America.
She quit acting to pursue a career as a Writer. She wrote an article for Cracked.com in 2013.
She has three brothers and a younger sister. She came out as bisexual in 2016.
She co-starred in the 1997 film A Simple Wish with Martin Short.