McCanners of New York | 29th Edition

McCanners of New York | 29th Edition

How long have you been at McCann?

1 year (as of August 5)

What do you enjoy most when you’re not working?

Seeing Broadway shows and playing with my dog, Elliot.

What was the weirdest prank call that you have made?

My brother and I used to make weird prank calls and one time he called a McDonalds in Alaska and told him he was stuck in their Playplace.

What advice would you tell your 17 year old self?

To double major in college and take the summer after graduation to travel

If you could be any age for a week, what age would you be?


Favorite pick up line.

Can I introduce you to Johnny Depp?

What are you currently obsessed with?

Vive — unlimited blowouts for $99/mo. 

Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?

On sesame street.

What would be your last meal?

Cereal, some cheesy fries and a large fountain Diet Coke from McDonalds.

What is your greatest fear?

Being buried alive

Which living person do you most admire?

Robyn — she is SO COOL

Which talent would you most like to have?

Being coordinated 

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

Not tripping on the subway steps

Who are your heroes in real life?

My Grandmother. She’s a holocaust survivor and a cancer survivor and is still the funniest, craziest, most lively person I know and she’s 85. 

What is your motto? 

What’s meant to be will always find its way.

Where are you most likely to splurge?


If you could live at any point in history what point would that be - and why

1960s – hippie culture, enough technology that you won’t die from small pox but not enough for the internet

Name of your autobiography

Alone and White 

Your worst habit


One thing you have always wanted to do and have not yet done

Produce a Broadway show

Best piece of advice someone has given you

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,

Nothing is going to get better. It's not.”

—The Lorax

Pick two celebrities to be your parents.

Ellen Degeneres and Portia de Rossi

Favorite Instagram account you think everyone should follow.

National Geographic; and for the non-squemish @DrPimplePopper

If you were reborn as an animal, what would you be?

A dolphin or a pampered dog

If you could have drinks with 3 people dead or alive, who would it be?

Michelangelo, Johnny Depp, and Charles Manson (circa 1969 at the height of his persuasion)

Favorite Restaurant in NYC?

Barbounia — I’ve gone there so many times, despite there being a million restaurants to try.

Name one song that would be on the soundtrack to your life?

Tubthumping - Chumbawamba

First celebrity crush? 

My mom tells me its Minnie Mouse circa age two. 

Celebrity doppelgänger? 

TOPANGA (Danielle Fishel)

If you could have any super power, what would it be?


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