Weeds Star Meital Launches Music Career With Yummy Boyz
On the new album, Meital teams up with producer Che Pope who's best known for his work with Dr. Dre, Eminem, and Lauryn Hill.
Her first single "Yummy Boyz" is currently available on iTunes and is a great introduction to Meital's pop, dance sound.
"I've always been very passionate about music, but spent the majority of my career focusing on acting," says Meital Dohan. "But, when I met Che Pope, I took it as a sign that it was time to start recording my first album."
Before crossing into the music industry, Meital Dohan established herself as a local personality and actress and is a two-time Israeli Oscar nominee for her performances in the films God's Sandbox and Giraffes. In addition to appearing on multiple magazine covers in Israel including the local edition of MAXIM, Meital landed a role in the film Monogamy co-starring Chris Messina and Rashida Jones, which won the Best Narrative Feature at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival. Adding to her already impressive acting resume, Meital stars alongside Michael Imperioli and Wendell Pierce in the upcoming feature film "Foreclosure".
On the small screen, Meital mesmerized her fans in Season 2 of the hit series Weeds as the sexy rabbinical scholar "Yael Hoffman" who becomes "Andy Botwin's" (played by Justin Kirk) adventurous lover. She also played the role of Aurora in Woke Up Dead starring Jon Heder and Wayne Knight. On stage, Meital co-starred as Abby with John Ventimiglia (The Sopranos) in the Off-Broadway and LA productions of Anthony Neilson's play Stitching, which is now being developed into a feature film directed by Bernard Rose. Meital also won an Israeli Tony for Most Promising New Actress for her work with the renowned Cameri Theater and was a principal star in the Israeli Emmy Award-Winning Ugliest Esti - the Israeli version of Ugly Betty. Look out for Meital as she delves further into superstardom with the newest chapter of her already blossoming career.