She and husband Brian Benben own a working cattle ranch outside of Fredericksburg, Texas.
Madeleine's father was from Oregon, and had English and German ancestry. Madeleine's mother was from Costa Rica, and was from a prominent political family there. One of Madeleine's maternal great-grandfathers was a German immigrant to Costa Rica, while one of Madeleine's maternal great-great-grandfathers, Bruno Carranza, was President of Costa Rica (serving a term of several months).
Ranked #5 in People's Most Beautiful Women of the World (2012).
Chosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history (#90).
Gave birth to her 1st child, a daughter named May Theodora Benben, with her husband Brian Benben.