Actress & Singer/Songwriter Jillian Shea Spaeder on Disney+ "Godmothered" , Music & Directing. | COVER STORY
From singing to acting, Jillian Shea Spaeder is unstoppable with releasing several songs and plans on releasing an album. Recently starred in a Disney+ movie “Godmothered” in a Leading Role alongside Isla Fisher & Jillian Bell. We had a chat with Jillian about music, her character in disney+ “Godmothered” and upcoming projects. Jillian might be young but she is unstoppable with directing a film at the age of eighteen to building a fan-base with her music, Jillian is proofing age is just a number, she has a beautiful voice and a talent for acting. We couldn't be more excited than having her on the cover of our January issue and to kick off this year we also chatted with Model, Activist, and now Host of a podcast show called “The Spiked Kombucha Podcast” Allison Kimball, who is is thriving on making the world a better place, with a motivational post, and an inspiring attitude.
Jillian Shea Spaeder is creating magic in every facet of her career. Since bursting onto the scene, Jillian has captivated audiences in television and film with projects including Walk the Plank, Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn, To the Beat!: Back 2 School as well as through her music with singles like “i don’t know” and “Worth My Time.”
She can now be seen starring opposite Isla Fisher and Jillian Bell in Disney+’s Godmothered. It’s the perfect film for the holiday and Jillian shines as Jane, a character she shares a lot in common with.
We caught up with Jillian to learn more about her, her career, and Godmothered!
Jillian Shea Spaeder is opening up about herself with JJJ!
The 18-year-old actress can be seen starring in the new Disney+ movie Godmothered, alongside Isla Fisher, Jillian Bell and Willa Skye.
Here’s a synopsis: Set at Christmas time, Godmothered is a comedy about Eleanor, a young, inexperienced fairy godmother-in-training (Bell) who upon hearing that her chosen profession is facing extinction, decides to show the world that people still need fairy godmothers.
Finding a mislaid letter from a 10-year-old girl in distress, Eleanor tracks her down and discovers that the girl, Mackenzie, is now a 40-year-old single mom (Fisher) working at a news station in Boston. Having lost her husband several years earlier, Mackenzie has all but given up on the idea of “Happily Ever After,” but Eleanor is bound and determined to give Mackenzie a happiness makeover, whether she likes it or not.
Jillian Shea Spaeder is not your average 18 year old.
While the young star might be familiar to those of you who've seen Disney XD's Walk The Prank, Jillian is more than just an actor and singer-songwriter — she's the future of Hollywood, proving that Gen Z has the drive, ambition, and desire to make real change in the world.
Diply had the pleasure of sitting down with Jillian to discuss her starring role in the upcoming Disney+ film Godmothered co-starring Jillian Bell and Isla Fisher, her music career, and how important it is to trust your gut and use your voice to make a difference in the world.
Singer/songwriter/musician/actor Jillian Shea has just released her new single entitled “Talk Too Loud”. You may recognize Jillian for her role as 'Bailey,' on the Disney's hit series Walk the Prank, Jillian got her start singing and playing the piano when she was five years old, discovered her love of guitar at 12, and now is passionate about writing and recording her original music. Last summer she released her first single, “Story", and earlier this year released her second single "Barely Changed", both produced in Los Angeles by Mike Avenaim and mastered at Capitol Records.
Her latest single "Talk Too Loud" (produced by Mikal Blue and Nate Lennox) is further proof of recent development in Jillian’s musical exploration showcasing her strong and soulful voice with magnificent range, which can be both angelic and raspy at times. “Talk Too Loud” is full of catchy hooks and relatable lyrics displaying that this young talent is an up and coming EDM/Pop star in the making.