Robby Novak

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Robby Novak
Kid President in White House 2013 Easter Egg Roll Promo.jpg
Novak as Kid President in 2013
Born Henderson, Tennessee, United States
Occupation Poet, Actor
Years active 2012–2016
Website kidpresident.com

Robby Novak is an American personality best known for portraying Kid President online and on television.[1] He is featured in a series of YouTube videos and in a television show, produced by actor Rainn Wilson's media company SoulPancake. Novak's first YouTube clip as Kid President, designed in collaboration with Montague, was uploaded in the summer of 2012 and subsequently published on SoulPancake's YouTube channel in October 2012.[2] Novak was featured in a television show on Hub Network called Kid President: Declaration of Awesome in the summer of 2014.[3][4]

Novak has osteogenesis imperfecta, which makes him susceptible to bone damage. Because of his condition, he has been a victim of bullying.[5][6][7][8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Montague, Brad; Mystal, Elie; Etterling, Mark; Young, Yolanda (14 February 2013). "Kid President Robby Novak Brings Joy To Millions". Huffington Post (Interview). Interviewed by Abby Huntsman. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  2. ^ "Kid President". TED. Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  3. ^ Williams, Ashley (2 April 2014). "Kid President unveils plans for new show on Hub Network". USA Today. Retrieved 1 October 2014. 
  4. ^ "Kid President". TED. Retrieved 12 April 2018. 
  5. ^ Branch, Chris (2015-02-02). "Kid President's Advice For Handling Bullies". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 2016-08-12. 
  6. ^ "The inspiring life of the "Kid President"". CBS News. Retrieved 22 September 2014. 
  7. ^ Coffey, Laura. "'Kid President,' 9, is on a mission: To make grown-ups less boring". Today. Retrieved 22 September 2014. 
  8. ^ Clifford, Catherine. "How 'Kid President' Robby Novak's Viral Videos Are Bringing More Awesome Into the World". Entrepreneur. Retrieved 22 September 2014. 
  9. ^ Montague, Brad. "Who We Are". Kid President. Retrieved 27 December 2014.