Megan Hilty (born March 29, 1981 in Bellevue, Washington) is an American actress, singer, and Broadway star. She was born in Bellevue, Washington, the daughter of Donna and Jack Hilty, and began taking vocal lessons at the age of 12, with an interest in performing opera. She attended Sammamish High School in Bellevue, then transferred to the Washington Academy of Performing Arts Conservatory High School in Redmond, and later attended the Chrysalis School, Woodinville.
She graduated from the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama in 2004, and is a member of Actors' Equity Association. She is a recipient of the National Society of Arts and Letters Award for Excellence in Musical Theater.
She rose to prominence for her roles in Broadway musicals, including her performance as Glinda the Good Witch in Wicked, Doralee Rhodes in 9 to 5: The Musical, and her Tony Award-nominated role as Brooke Ashton in Noises Off. She also starred as Ivy Lynn on the musical-drama series Smash, on which she sang the Grammy Award-nominated "Let Me Be Your Star", and portrayed Liz on the sitcom Sean Saves the World.
Megan Hilty's Filmography Includes:
- Glinda the Good Witch in Wicked
- Doralee Rhodes in 9 to 5: The Musical
- Brooke Ashton in Noises Off
- Ivy Lynn on SMASH
- Liz on Sean Saves the World
- Aunt Tiana on Phineas and Ferb
- Francis Alberta on The Penguins of Madagascar
- Topsy Turvy Tilly in Doc McStuffins
- Flo The Hippo in Lucky Duck
- JD on Robot and Monster
- Rosetta in the Disney Fairies
- Princess Charlotte and Prisma on Sofia the First
- KC The Koala on T.O.T.S.
- Patsy Cline on Patsy And Loretta
- Beatrice on It's Pony
- Mom on The Wonderful Wingits
- Ziggy on Madagascar: A Little Wild
- Holly Darlin in Trolls: TrollsTopia
- Wammawink in Centaurworld