Mekia Cox is a triple threat that you will want to watch. She has recently joined the cast of ABC’s fan favorite “Once Upon A Time” for its seventh season as a series regular. She will be playing the role of Princess Tiana, the beloved character from the popular Disney animated feature “The Princess and The Frog.” Mekia is bringing to life Disney’s first black princess!
Mekia is a girl of tremendous talents that far exceed what has been captured on screen. With a Bachelor of Music Degree in Musical Theatre and two national Broadway tours under her belt which include “Fame” and “Smoke Joe’s Café”, she is sharing her passion for the stage with world. Alongside her own production company, 42 Seven Productions, she and her team produce, host and perform at “Broadway at the W,” a stage show that highlights the best performances in Broadway with appearances from some of the top names in entertainment. The showcases take place at the prestigious W Hotel in Hollywood as well as New York City’s W in Times Square and the W in downtown Chicago.
Photographer: Benjo Arwas