Actress, singer and voice-over artist Meredith Anne Bull drops by to talk about her work on Strange Magic, a madcap fairytale inspired by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Meredith voices the key role of Dawn and performs three songs on the soundtrack. Her musical ability has caught the attention of many, and she is currently recording an album set for release in Fall 2015.
Strange Magic, an animated musical, features goblins, elves, fairies and imps whose funny misadventures result from battles over a powerful potion. George Lucas came up with the story, and the impressive cast also includes Evan Rachel Wood, Elijah Kelly, Alan Cumming, Kristin Chenoweth and Maya Rudolph.
Meredith grew up doing theater and was signed by her first agent at age 12. She graduated from the Professional Performing Arts School in New York City and played the title role of Annie in the touring company of that beloved Broadway musical. She has also appeared in such films and TV shows as Maladies, Good Intentions, Harold, Teen Cribs and Law & Order.