Dubbed “Fast Talker Extraordinaire” by the Associated Press, Fran Capo doesn’t mind if you call her motor mouth. In fact, she’s proud of it! Fran Capo is The Guinness Book of World Records fastest talking female clocked at 603.32 words in 54.2 seconds. That’s 11 words a second! Her record also appears in several Ripley's & Record Holders Republic books.
Her fast-talking, boundless energy, down to earth approach makes her easy to relate to and a fun quick-witted TV guest. She has appeared on over 450 TV shows and 4500 radio shows including; Good Morning America, Larry King Live, Last Call with Carson Daly, Inside Edition, ET, Ripley's Believe it or Not, More than Human ,Martha Stewart and CNN where her segment was voted top 5 watched. She’s been heard on over 3700 radio shows including Howard Stern, Bloomberg news and Rick Dees.
As a comedienne, Fran Capo has performed in major comedy clubs from Dangerfield’s in NY to the Tropicana in Vegasto Okinawa for the Marines. With her own novelty rap record, Rappin Mae, she toured with LL Cool J and the Fat Boys.
On the corporate front, Capo is sought after not only as a motivational speaker and spokesperson but also as a featured author. Her topics include: Dare to Do it, The Secrets of Publicity, Success Made Simple, Humor in Business Speaking and Creativity in Marketing.
Fran's commercials use characters ranging from a judge to the world’s oldest customer. She's been a spokesperson for: Nissan, Pitney Bowes, Expedia.ca, Papa John's Pizza, GE Capital, IBM, 1-800-Flowers, Perdue, Snickers Marathon Energy Bars, Auntie Anne Pretzels & Chock Full of Nuts & Gain detergent. She was also the voice on the National XM-Sirus Commercial.
As an actress and voiceover talent Fran has appeared in cartoons and films including; Lonely in Americawith Spike Lee; in the Sundance Film Festival winner, Sunday; Signs of the Cross winner- Pocono & Long Island International film festivals for best picture, 4000 & Just Laugh.
Authors have profiled Fran in their show business books including, Comic Livesby Betsy Borns and Revolutionary Laughter by Roz Warren. As a freelance writer, her motivational and adventure stories appeared in Caribbean Magazine, Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul, the Random House book, Life’s a Stitch, plus she’s in over 99 pages of featured articles on the Internet.
As an adventurer Fran has bungee jumped, swam with sharks, flown combat aircraft, driven race cars, eaten fire & chased tornadoes. Her other 4 world records: Highest book signing -Kilimanjaro; Deepest book signing - wreck site of Titanic; Most patients seen in 2 days; 21, 695. Fastest theme song to national airplay.
You can check out her CD Fran's Fast Fractured Fairy Tales or log onto her Internet reality show, Fran's World at www.rockmetv.com, or SUBSCRIBE to her Internet reality show, Cuppa Capo at www.bliptv.com/francapo. Her award winning TV show: Live it Up! Is in it’s 4th season. Fran’s books include: It Happened in New York, Almost a Wise Guy, Adrenaline Adventures, Myths & Mysteries of New Jersey & Hopeville: The City of Light.
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“She’s amazing. She’s a genius.”- CBS This Morning“Fran’s talent knocks you over right away.” -Newsday
TELEVISIONRipley's Believe it or NotMartha Stewart LivingDog Eat DogTRL on MTVCBS this morningTalk SoupEntertainment TonightLarry King LiveThe New Mickey Mouse ClubThe Late ShowThe Statler Brothers
NIGHTCLUBSCarolines- NYLaugh Factory - LAGrand Ole Oprey - TNTropicana - Las VegasOakdale Theater - CT
CORPORATEBank of AmericaWalMartCitibankConair Hair CareMotorolaMasterfoods USANissanUSA Cable NetworkAuntie Anne's Pretzels
COLLEGESCortland UniversityPrinceton UniversityQueens CollegeSt. John's University
CARTOONSMonica’s GangCandy ClausAddams Family*