Saffron Herndon is nearly famous. Partly thatвЂ™s because sheвЂ™s SO young. But she also is hysterical.
After her set, Saffron Herndon comes bounding to the comedy club lobby. SheвЂ™s a wave of smiling, frenetic energy, with her dad, Steve, trailing a couple of actions behind. The noise associated with the audience cheering the comic that is next be heard through the doors and sheвЂ™s curious about whatвЂ™s occurring onstage, but she knows sheвЂ™s not allowed to see some of the other comedians unless theyвЂ™ve been screened by Steve and deemed suitable for a 10-year-old.
ItвЂ™s a packed Sunday evening at HyenaвЂ™s in Plano. A small number of audience members have abandoned their tables and turn out to your lobby hoping to satisfy her. A couple of from Frisco informs her that they saw her recently regarding the Today Show.
вЂњYouвЂ™re hilarious!вЂќ a lady states. A guy in the 30s, his hands covered in tattoos, has seen her before at other programs. He asks if she's any t-shirts to offer.