All posts tagged: Keskin

YouTube sensation Lucia Keskin: ‘It’s my worst nightmare to be called an influencer’ | Television

YouTube sensation Lucia Keskin: ‘It’s my worst nightmare to be called an influencer’ | Television

[ad_1] Lucia Keskin, AKA “Chi” Keskin – the 23-year-old writer and star of the BBC’s offbeat comedy Things You Should Have Done – has an unusual specialist skill. She is so deadpan she can make audiences furious. “I often look depressed when I’m not,” she says, in her apathetic style. She recalls her first ever live television appearance on Soccer AM with footballer Robbie Keane. “I was enjoying myself but people online were like ‘oh my God, who is this? I’ve seen more personality in dishwater.’ “I remember saying to my agent, ‘I can’t do this, everyone hates me.’ But then I watched the video back, and I look like I want to end it all,” she says. “So fair enough.” In her six-part show, Keskin plays the deadpan and downbeat Chi (like Keskin herself, it’s short for Lucia, pronounced Lu-chi-a). Chi is unambitious; a self-proclaimed “stay at home daughter” who makes up for her lack of common sense with her love of baggy T-shirts. In the first minutes of the show, Chi is informed …