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Distance Makes the HeART Grow Fonder

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Distance Makes the HeART Grow Fonder

An arts podcast from Maddison Bullock

Distance Makes the HeART Grow Fonder celebrates the unique ways that artists, athletes, creatives, and even the dream teams behind them are keeping their goals and passions alive and well during the quarantine. From Stanley Cup Winners to Academy Award-winning filmmakers to Olympic medalists to the stars of some of your favorite video games, our guests’ passions are incredibly diverse and their messages of hope are truly inspiring.

About your host:

Maddison Bullock, an actress, producer, and writer. After many years in the world of Women’s Competitive Figure Skating Maddison entered a prosperous career as an actress and professional show figure skater. NBC Olympics featured Maddison’s feature film, 'ICE: the Movie,' as one of the must-see figure-skating films. The film has received global recognition both inside and outside of the skating community for its themes of good sportsmanship, family values, and artistic excellence and was ranked among the top 10 skating films of all time by Skating Magazine.

Maddison has produced several films since ‘ICE: the Movie’. She can be seen in Netflix season 3 of 13 Reason’s Why.

Maddison finds time to give back by serving as a young girls’ ambassador for the anti-bullying organization, Boo2Bullying in Los Angeles.

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