Maria DeCotis, a comic whose recognition soared this month together with her movies lip-syncing Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s ramblings about his daughters, is aware of the way it feels to be mortified by a dad within the public eye.
Her father, a former college superintendent, as soon as declared that “Maria solely dates skinny boys who cry.”
The 28-year-old has made a sequence of brief movies from her Brooklyn condominium miming together with audiotape from the governor’s day by day coronavirus briefings, and posted them on social media. In a single skit considered greater than 1.5 million instances, she makes use of extravagant hand gestures to behave out Mr. Cuomo’s recommendation to fellow fathers: “‘You possibly can by no means say you don’t just like the boyfriend. I realized this lesson the onerous manner.”
— Maria DeCotis (@MariaDeCotis) May 1, 2020
She additionally performs his embarrassed daughters as they throw eyeball darts his manner. The governor acts like his ladies “are all ganging up on him,” Ms. DeCotis mentioned in an interview, “however I believe they’re in all probability simply busting his chops.”