Onstage actress, composer, alternative singer and pianist Alison Lauren Sudol performing started out as A Fine Frenzy, meaning “Beautiful Madness.”
The beginning of the road to success
biography of the future star began in 1984. The child appeared in Seattle on December 23 in a family of acting teachers.
From the age of five, after her parents divorced, Alison and her mom lived in Los Angeles. From early childhood, she adored both music and literature. She especially liked jazz.
In college, the girl started writing music, learned to play the piano. Sudol created the group “Monro”. For the stage, the student chose a pseudonym from Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, becoming A Fine Frenzy. Very soon the name turned into the name of the collective.
The band sent out their demo recordings to record labels. Interested in the songs “EMI”. In 2007 Alison presented the first album, “One Cell in the Sea”. It was received positively by both criticism and listeners. The “Billboard” prestigious chart included the single “Almost Lover”. “You Picked Me” was also a hit. The collection became a leader in many countries in Europe.
The new disc “Bomb in a Birdcage” marked a successful take-off. He became one of the five iTunes leaders. In the new album “Pines” a hit was the composition of the same name.
Many songs are entirely created by the artist herself. They were heard in TV projects and film tapes. So, several singles entered the popular TV project “Doctor House”, were present in “The Vampire Diaries” and graced the comedy “How I Met Your Mother”.
Over time, Alison realized that she didn’t have enough vocals and composing music. In 1997 the musician realized as an actress. At first, she was only trusted with episodes. Alison Monroe, as it wrote her in the credits, sang more than she played.
In 2014 successful was work in the comedy telenovella “Obvious”. And then the vocalist appeared in “Excavations” in the image of archaeologist Emma Wilson. The performer was named one of the seven most promising actresses of 2015.
At the same time Sudol passed the casting in the fantasy project “Fantastic critters and Where They Live”, receiving the role of Quinnie Goldstein. In 2016, the celebrity starred in the comedy film “Between Us”.
It turned out that the star is also a talented writer. She creates books in the fairy tale genre in which the characters are not only human but intelligent animals.
The debut was the 2012 essay “The Story of Pines”. Then the work was screened. The author played Pine, the main character.
Sudol prefers not to tell about personal life. Virtually all her time has been given to creativity. Since the beginning of 2018, however, the celebrity appears in public in the society of actor David Harbor. On Instagram, the star posted joint snaps from Greenpeace’s charity night.