AWESOME CON 2019: Susan Egan and Zach Callison of ‘Steven Universe’

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Susan Egan and Zach Callison
Left: Swara Ahmed with Zach Callison | Right: Swara Ahmed wih Susan Egan

Swara reports from Awesome Con in Washington DC to bring you two interviews with two of the voice cast of the hit series Steven Universe! We talk with Zach Callison (Steven) and Susan Egan (Rose Quartz) on what the show and their characters have meant to them, what they thought of that mind-blowing season 5 finale, Susan’s work as Meg, the original Belle on Broadway, and Broadway Prince Party, and much more!

About Susan Egan: Susan Farrell Egan is an actress, singer, and dancer, known for her work on the Broadway stage. She is best known for originating the role of Belle in the Broadway musical adaptation of Beauty and the Beast (1994), as well as for providing the voices of Megara “Meg” in Hercules (1997), Madame Gina in Porco Rosso (2005), Rose Quartz on Steven Universe, and Lin in Spirited Away.

About Zach Callison: Zachry Callison is an American actor and singer. He is known as the voice of Steven Universe, the title character of Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe and its follow-ups Steven Universe: The Movie and Steven Universe Future.

About Steven Universe: Steven Universe is an American animated television series created by Rebecca Sugar for Cartoon Network. It is Cartoon Network’s first animated series to be created solely by a woman. The show tells the coming-of-age story of a young boy, Steven Universe (Zach Callison), who lives with the Crystal Gems—magical, humanoid aliens named Garnet (Estelle), Amethyst (Michaela Dietz), and Pearl (Deedee Magno Hall)—in the fictional town of Beach City. Steven, who is half-Gem, has adventures with his friends and helps the Gems protect the world from their own kind.

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