SKYE MCCOLE BARTUSIAK (Franny) most recently starred opposite Hilary Swank as Helen Keller in the stage play The Miracle Worker.
At the age of 12, Miss Bartusiak already has many notable film credits including the award winning short The Vest, The Cider House Rules, The Patriot, Donít Say a Word, Firestarter 2: The Rekindled, Against the Ropes, Riding in Cars With Boys and The Affair of the Necklace.
She has appeared on TV often, most recently recurring on ABCís The George Lopez Show. Other TV appearances include Judging Amy, Providence, Port Charles, Frasier, Law & Order: SVU, JAG, Touched By An Angel, Love comes Softly, Flashpoint, Beyond the Prairie, Part 2: The True Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Blonde, the Darkling, The Prophetís Game, Witness Protection and a recurring role on 24.
Miss Bartusiak lives in Texas with her parents and her older brother Stephen (who is also an actor), and her dog Pippa.