Actress Raven Goodwin is a student at Lyndon Hill Elementary School in Prince Georges County, Maryland. She has been acting since the age of four. She made her film debut in Nicole Holofcener's independent comedy drama Lovely & Amazing as Annie Marks, Brenda Blethyn's adopted daughter. She received an Independent Spirit Award for Best Debut Performance. In 2003, she can be seen in Tom McCarthy's independent comedy drama The Station Agent.