Fast Facts

  • Was exposed to recorded music by her mother, who didn't sing herself out of fear that she was tone deaf.
  • Pursued opera in her youth, but gave it up in favor of theater. 
  • Made her Broadway debut as Glinda in the musical Wicked in 2005.
  • Was a member of the original cast of the stage musical adaptation of 9 to 5 in 2008.
  • Had her own coffee and tea line through Net Worth Coffee Brokers in 2009.

Awards

  • 2016, Tony — Actress (Featured Role--Play): Nominee

Relationships

  • Viola Philomena Gallagher — Daughter
  • Ronan Laine Gallagher — Son
  • Donna Hilty — Mother
  • Jack Hilty — Father
  • Brian Gallagher — Husband

College

  • Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States (BFA in Acting/Music Theatre, 2004)

Details

  • Birth Name: Megan Hilty
  • Birth Place: Bellevue, Washington, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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