Abigail Breslin's career started with a commercial when she was just three years old and since then has lead to a slew of television and movie roles, most notably 2006's breakthrough Little Miss Sunshine. Now, at the ripe old age of twelve, she takes on the role of Kit Kittredge in Kit Kittredge: An American Girl, the first American Girl movie to get a theatrical release.
If you don't have kids (or if you have only boys), then you might not be familiar with the phenomenon that is American Girl dolls. The American Girl company has a line of little girl dolls (and related books) that are each based in a particularly pertinent period of American history -- and that are monumentally popular with little girls, including Breslin. "I loved all the American Girl dolls. I had them all," she tells a room-full of decidedly older journalists at the Kit Kittredge press day... Read More