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 woman clocked at 603.32 words in 54.2 seconds. That’s 11 words a second! Her record also appears in several Ripley's Believe it or Not 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 including; Meredith Viera show, The Talk, Huckabee, The Doctors, GMA, Larry King Live, Last Call with Carson Daly, Inside Edition, ET, More than Human, Martha Stewart , Yahoo News and CNN where her segment was voted top 5 watched. She’s been on over 3500 radio shows including Howard Stern & Bloomberg news. She recently had a video go viral and was voted “Most Memorable Character” by the Journal News.
As a comedienne, Fran has performed in comedy clubs from Dangerfield’s in NY to the Tropicana in Vegas to Okinawa and Korea for our soldiers. With her own novelty rap record, Rappin Mae, she toured with LL Cool J and the Fat Boys. She also has a world record theme song, “Adventure Girl.”
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. Her commercials & spokesperson clients include: Volkswagon, Nissan, Paramount, Pitney Bowes, Expedia.ca, Papa John's Pizza, IBM, Snickers Marathon Energy Bars, Auntie Anne Pretzels & Chock Full of Nuts.
As an actress and voiceover talent Fran has appeared in cartoons and films including; Lonely in America with 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. She was also the voice on the National XM-Sirus Commercial.
Authors have profiled Fran in their show business books including, Comic Lives by 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. Google her name and over 60 pages pop up!
As an adventurer Fran has bungeed, swam with sharks, flown combat aircraft, driven race cars, eaten fire & crawled in a polar bear den. In addition she holds 3 other world records: Highest booksigning - Top of Kilimanjaro; Deepest booksigning - at wreck site of Titanic; Most patients seen in 2 days; 21, 695.
Check out Fran's Fast Fractured Fairy Tales or her humorous motivational CuppaCapo youtube vlogs. Fran co-stars in a TV Pilot called, “Radio Housewives”. Her 18 books include: It Happened in NY, Myths & Mysteries of NJ, Almost a Wise Guy, Adrenaline Adventures, and Hopeville: The City of Light which hit #11 on Amazon!