Mara Wilson

Mara Wilson is a writer, playwright, actor, and storyteller perhaps best known as the little girl from Mrs. Doubtfire, Miracle on 34th Street, and Matilda. A graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, she regularly appears at live storytelling and comedy shows, including her own, What Are You Afraid Of?. Her writing can be found on Jezebel, The Toast, McSweeney’s, the Daily Beast, and, and on her blog, A voice actor on the podcast Welcome to Night Vale, she has appeared on Broad City and BoJack Horseman.

She is currently focusing on writing and has written the book “Where Am I Now?: True Stories of Girlhood and Accidental Fame” about her time as a child actress.