Laura Robinson Talks Balderdash, Friends and Celebrities with Dougal Grimes


I was recently introduced to Laura by Mary Couzin from CHITAG. Mary knows that one of my family's favorite games is BALDERDASH; which when played between 6 Scottish brothers, can be a pretty spectacular affair. Meeting Laura was an absolute honor, but this was only the tip of the iceberg. Laura has also enjoyed a successful career as an actress with many roles in film television and theatre, both in Los Angeles and Toronto. She is also the co-owner of Out & About Productions who created and sold the original Celebrity Name Game format, hosted by Craig Ferguson, which was based on her successful board game, Identity Crisis. Laura is currently in development to co-exec produce a prime time television version of Balderdash for fall 2015 and will host this year's PlayCHIC Fashion Show November 20th.

FIRST AND FOREMOST, I HAVE TO ASK YOU ABOUT HOW BALDERDASH WAS INVENTED. NOT O