Monday, 19 November 2012

Inside the Actors Studio Quiz....


Here's a great quiz (made famous by TV show, inside the actors studio - presented by the uber-amazing James Lipton) originally from a French talk show by Bernard Pivot and has it's roots in Proust.

When you have time, I'd love to see your answers too.

01. What is your favourite word ?
Salubrious


02. What is your least favourite word ? The modern use of the "N" word  

03. What turns you on (can be creatively, spiritually or emotionally) ? Genuine-ness ( I know that's not a real word ) 

04. What turns you off ? Superficiality

05. What is your favourite curse word ? Cocksuckers!! - wonderful collection of consonants that punctuate each syllable  

06. What sound or noise do you love ? genuine out of control laughter

 07. What sound or noise do you hate ? Mobile phones - especially in an inappropriate setting - restaurant, cinema, the bedroom

08. What profession other than your own would you like to attempt ? Sci-Fi Fantasy Author / Creator of next Star Trek TV Series

09. What profession would you not like to do ? Palliative Care Nurse - too much death

10. If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the Pearly Gates ? You genuinely tried.....didn't get it right all the time... but you tried to... I appreciate that... PS The buffet is all you can eat and calorie free.

2 comments:

KDNA said...

01. What is your favourite word?
Amazeballs.

02. What is your least favourite word?
Any word used in hate or anger.

03. What turns you on (can be creatively, spiritually or emotionally)? Large, well-manicured hands.

04. What turns you off?
Bad Breath and ignorance

05. What is your favourite curse word ? Fuck. It's so succinct and all-encompassing.

06. What sound or noise do you love?
That sweet, uncontrollable cackle of a baby captivated by something that seems so mundane to you and I.

07. What sound or noise do you hate?
Hoarking.

08. What profession other than your own would you like to attempt?
Multi-faceted entertainer extraordinaire.

09. What profession would you not like to do?
Funeral Services or Umbrella Handler to some random celeb...Hold it yourself, bitch!

10. If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the Pearly Gates?
Finally, my First Officer has arrived. Take a seat here by my side.

i'ma repost on The Lisp!

AtticCrazy said...

1. What is your favourite word? "Hope". I know, it sounds silly or trite, but it's true.

2. What is your least favourite word?
"Faggot" or "Queer". It is our "N-word"; no one should use it, including gays and lesbians. Using it doesn't take away it's negative power.

3. What turns you on (can be creatively, spiritually or emotionally)? A lopsided smile. Dermot Mulroney is the perfect example.

4. What turns you off? Smoking. It's a deal breaker.

5. What is your favourite curse word? The f-word, in all of it's many forms. Not very imaginative or creative, I know, but it works.

6. What sound or noise do you love? A cat purring or a dog's tail thumping the floor/ground.

7. What sound or noise do you hate? Crying.

8. What profession other than your own would you like to attempt? TV/movie writer

9. What profession would you not like to do? Politician.

10. If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the Pearly Gates? "Your momma's waiting right over there."