Check out our interview with talented actress and singer/songwriter Isabelle Dubroy who can be seen on recurring roles on the hit family web series Microchip Jones with Shae Smolik and George Baron with whom she will also be seen in the forthcoming thriller The Blue Rose.
Isabelle has inspired young girls in her own YouTube show Girls World and on the Isabelle Heart Radio Show on WOOW 1340am as well as the co-host of the Trippy Teens Podcast. Through her uplifting music, she strives to inspire others to believe in themselves and work hard to achieve their goals. With a heart as big as her talent, Isabelle started the Isabelle Heart Foundation to help those less fortunate in the community. This young humanitarian uses voice to spread her anti-bullying message to the legion of fans across her social media platforms.
Follow Isabelle @isabelledubroy
Hi Isabelle, please tell us a little about you?
My name is Isabelle Dubroy. I am a 16 year old singer/songwriter, actress, model, humanitarian and activist. I write music to help and inspire others and enjoy donating to my community.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
I am creative, bubbly, and compassionate.
We’re sure you have been asked this million times but how did you get in the industry?
I always wanted to be on the big screen from a very young age but when I won Cover Miss in the national American Miss pageant I got the opportunity to come to LA and pursue my dreams of becoming an actress.
How has this changed your life?
This has changed my life in every possible way. Being in LA allows me to have a completely different lifestyle than I would back in my hometown Greenville NC.
Describe your sound in 3 words?
I would say my sound is soft, relaxing and feels good.
Who influenced you and why did you choose to make music?
My mom would always sing to me when I was a baby, and music was always a huge part of my home/school life, This inspired me to start singing and writing my own music
Do you play any instrument?
Yes! I have been playing the piano for many years. I just recently started back with playing the drums.. I’ve also been practicing the guitar. I used to play the violin when I was around 6 years old but I stopped because it wasn’t “pop” enough for my liking lol.
Do you ever get nervous?
Yes, I definitely get nervous being in front of a lot of people, but I always work through it!
Now tell us about your work in the forthcoming thriller “The Blue Rose?”
I was very excited to participate in “The Blue Rose” film and support my good friend George Baron. It was very fun to see all the behind the scenes from the movie and participate in a super fun scene.
And how was working with George Baron again in this project after working with him and Shae Smolik on Microchip Jones web series?
It was wonderful! George is a great director/actor
Now let’s talk about co-hosting the popular Trippy Teens Podcast?
Working on the trippy teen podcast was so much fun. All the girls are very sweet. I loved that we got to talk about relatable topics and even struggles that teen girls face today.
When did you decide to create your own podcast?
I decided to create my own podcast at around 10 years old. I have many songs about uplifting others which is what I would talk about on the podcast
What is different from your podcast to other podcasts?
My podcast is unique because it talks about things that most teens/kids deal with and how to get through them.
How often do you release new content?
I have not released new content for a while, but I am currently working on it and have new material coming soon!
What do you think is the secret to having a successful podcast?
Always be truthful and talk about things that listeners can relate to and be inspired by.
What is the most rewarding part of your work?
Being able to help others in need and inspiring kids to be themselves.
What book should every entrepreneur read?
I don’t have a personal favorite, but I would recommend any book that discusses allowing yourself to be unique and cherishing the things that make you, you.
What would you say are the greatest lessons you learned so far?
To always be myself, never compare myself to others, and never give up.
What advice would you give to your younger self and why?
To always be confident and love the parts of you that make you unique. I’ve now learned that it is remarkable to stand out in a crowd
How would your best friend describe you?
Smiley, funny and talkative!
If you are a book, what would be the title of the book and why?
I think the title of my book would be “Isabelle’s Journey” … This is a short and simple way to title the story of my life.
What’s next for Isabelle Dubroy in 2022?
Currently working on my new E.P and starting back girls world!
What is your favorite healthy food?
Chicken Ceasar Salad!
And your favorite cheat food?
How would you explain your fashion style?
Lots of pink, pastel colors, with a touch of vintage items.
What is your own definition of happiness?
Being comfortable in your own skin would be my definition of happiness.
If you could meet someone living or dead, who would it be and why?
I would love to meet Nicki Minaj because I love her personality and uniqueness.
What would be the dream holiday, and who would you go with?
My dream holiday would be to go to Hawaii and I would take my mom.
Best advice ever given?
Chase your dreams!
Do you support any charity?
I have my own foundation called “Isabelle’s Heart”. Which focuses on helping families in need throughout my community
Where do you see yourself and your career in 5 years from now?
In med school/ college and well known in the entertainment industry.
Favorite song? Why?
“No one” by Alicia Keys. It is so powerful and emotional. It never gets old.
What do you think of Social Media?
I think social media is a great way to build your audience/platform but It can create unrealistic expectations and damage the mental health of today’s youth.
Where can we follow you?
@isabelledubroy on all social media and streaming platforms
Book: The hate u Give
Quote: “Hard Work Pays Off”
Tv Series: On my Block
Favorite Food: Chicken
Travel Destination: Hawaii
Sports Team: LA Lakers
Photo Credit: Holysmokes Photography