Von Decarlo is a multi-talented comedian, actress, radio/tv personality, and author of the book, Speak Fluent Man. An avid sports lover, Von Decarlo grew her fan base with a sketch comedy web series and blog called, Trash Talk, in which she tackled pop culture, sports and relationships in a fun, yet informative way. From the popularity of the show, as well as her growing social media following, fans began to call her “Coach Von” in relationships and sports. She started to make regular appearances on The Bill Cunningham Show as a life coach, and became a mainstay on Sirius XM NBA Radio, as well as, Sirius XM Urban View. She completed 2 seasons as a talking head comedian on BET/Centric’s relationship based show, According To Him + Her, and is featured on Tru TV’s hit comedy show, Laff Tracks.
Von Decarlo hosts a weekly podcast called, Coach Von Podcast, and uses sports to anchor into fun, yet honest, conversations about life, love, and relationships. You can find her performing stand up at many premier venues throughout New York City, and her one woman show Lasagna debuted at The People’s Improv Theatre to a full crowd and rave reviews. She is a graduate of the UCB improv program, a founding member of the musical improv group Good Catch Comedy, and a UCB diversity scholarship recipient. Von Decarlo is a double first name, and yes, her mother named her after Lily Munster.
Von Decarlo produced three of Patrice’s O’Neal’s posthumous comedy albums: Mr. P, Unreleased, and The Lost Files. In addition, she wrote and produced the theme music for his Comedy Central special, Elephant In The Room, and is Executive Producer of the official Patrice O’Neal documentary. She is proudly spearheading this highly anticipated documentary about his life and legacy to help ensure his memory and comedy are kept alive and continuously introduced to future generations. For more information, visit patriceoneal.com.