Madison Tevlin began her career at the age of 12 when her cover of John Legend’s All of Me went viral. Born and raised in Toronto Ontario, Madison is a model, advocate, and actor. Her credits include Mr. D, Who Do You Think I Am, hosting the red carpet at the Canadian Screen Awards, and her iconic role as Cosentino in the film Champions, starring Woody Harrelson and directed by Bobby Farrelly.
Madison is the first person with Down syndrome to be nominated for a Canadian Screen Award – Best Host, Talk Show or Entertainment News. Madison is a member of Best Buddies International. Previously, she walked the runway as part of the Knix Confidence Tour and was the keynote speaker at the Dear Mom conference in Laguna Beach, 2023. She guest co-hosted the national morning show Breakfast Television, and has written for Net-a-Porter and Maclean’s.
Madison strives to shatter the expectations people have towards individuals with Down syndrome. She’s always said it’s the least interesting thing about her. Madison is passionate about people and what makes them tick. She loves singing, dancing, and the arts. Madison hopes to inspire people to dream big and go after the things that they love.
GLOBAL is honored to announce Madison Tevlin as a 2023 Quincy Jones Exceptional Advocacy Awardee!