Bridgit Mendler

  • Director's Fellow

Bridgit Mendler is a PhD student at the MIT Media Lab. Before pursuing her degree, Mendler was a platinum songwriter and recording artist, and leading television actress of multiple network series including Disney Channel’s award-winning Good Luck Charlie, NBC’s Undateable, and Netflix's Merry Happy Whatever.  She has developed a passion for the business of entertainment and the anthropology of the digital space where she sustains a global following. 

Bridgit Mendler is a PhD student at the MIT Media Lab. Before pursuing her degree, Mendler was a platinum songwriter and recording artist, and leading television actress of multiple network series including Disney Channel’s award-winning Good Luck Charlie, NBC’s Undateable, and Netflix's Merry Happy Whatever.  She has developed a passion for the business of entertainment and the anthropology of the digital space where she sustains a global following.