Kim Kardashian meets Fran Drescher meets Lucille Ball…It’s Robyn Schall in Not The Sharpest Crayon. Robyn took a moment to let us know a little more about her life and her funny new series.
I have a feeling that the description of your character is a little autobiographical. What are the similarities, and the differences between you and your NTSC character?
Yes, the character “Robyn Schall” and “the real Robyn Schall” have a lot in common. When I first started doing stand up, from day one, I wasn’t one to be able to tell jokes. So I got up there and told stories about the crazy situations I get myself into with jobs or boys or family. It worked. As time went on, I found myself doing an exaggerated character of myself on stage and it added to the “funny.” Everything about the character are all traits I have, just times 10. The biggest thing we have in common is that whatever crazy situation is put infront of us we roll with it because anything awkward will always be funny the next day! The biggest difference is I’m not THAT clueless… well at least not most of the time.
Your brother, Richard Schall, who works with you on the series was in game show casting? What is it like to work with your brother producing adult comedy content? [Read more...]