"It's the mid-1970s, and nine-year-old Julie Albright plays on the boys' basketball team. She wants to perform basketball dribbling for her talent in the school beauty pageant but is teased by girls at school for the thought of it. Julie has to decide if she'll stay true to herself or conform to the norm. While she's at it, she gives an unconventional, yet forward thinking answer to the interview question, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" See Julie shine in this American Girl movie starring Jolie Ledford.
About Jolie: Jolie Ledford is an actress, singer, a budding guitarist, and a novice stand up comedian.
Jolie stars in American Girl Doll's short film "The Tiara Goes To" in the lead role of Julie Albright on YouTube. Fall of 2015, she debuted her stand up routine at the HaHa Cafe in North Hollywood. Her very first television role was in Sam Irvin's feature film "Naughty & Nice" in which she portrayed an angel in a manger scene with Tilky Jones and Haylie Duff. She has also appeared in Nickelodeon's "Henry Danger," had a principle role in the feature film "Nessie and Me," and has done multiple short films and web series. In April 2016, she will begin production on a Christmas themed feature film.
Born in Michigan, she has been entertaining her family from a very early age. She is the youngest of five children and doesn't have a shy bone in her body. She began performing in plays at the age of eight and headed to Hollywood at the age of nine. She booked her first feature film within the first three months. Since then, she has split her time between home in Michigan and the opportunities in Los Angeles spending about half the year in each place.
In addition to her musical and acting pursuits, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, swimming, tubing behind a boat, gymnastics, soccer, archery, reading, gaming, playing with her two dogs, and writing. While in California when not auditioning she fills her time with acting, singing, and guitar lessons, studio sessions for singing and voice over work, always looking to expand on her creative talents. When home in Michigan she continues her training via Skype sessions.