Mackenzie is considering a college degree in either foreign language or journalism.
Mackenzie was pre-nominated for the 2007 Emmy award for Outstanding Younger Actress.
Mackenzie takes kickboxing lessons.
Mackenzie would love to the play the role of Eponine in a production of Les Miserables. She also appeared in productions of A Christmas Carol, Snow White, Lizzie Borden and Macbeth.
In 2005, Mackenzie participated in "Standing Ovations IV: From Stage to the Screen and Back Again." This production raised money for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Mackenzie performed the song "Another Suitcase in Another Hall" from the muscial Evita.
After performing in Annie at the Showtimes Theater in Roanoke, Virginia in 1998, Mackenzie won the Anna Wentworth Award for Best Child Actress for her role as Annie Warbucks.
Mackenzie: (on going to college) I don't really want to do the whole college thing in terms of moving out and living in the dorms. I feel like I've already done that a little bit. I wnat to go just to have the opportunity learning-wise.
Mackenzie: (on her co-star Ashley Jones) Ashley and I talk a lot, because our dressing rooms are right next to each other, so we'll go out on meal breaks together.
Mackenzie: (on former co-star Ben Hogestyn) He's a really good guy, and we had a lot of fun together.