Ernie Hudson, who stars in Warner Bros. DVD release “Everything’s Jake,” available at http://www.everythingsjakefilm.com
Book I’m reading:
“The Power of Now” by Eckhart Tolle
Total number of books I own:
A few hundred
Three books that mean a lot to me:
“A Course in Miracles,” “Jonathan Livingston Seagull” by Richard Bach, “Siddhartha” by Hermann Hesse
What book would you like to see brought to the big screen and what book do you hope never gets adapted?
I’d love to see “Siddhartha” adapted and I can’t think of any book I don’t want.
Last Film I saw:
“Singles ,” directed by Cameron Crowe
Three films that mean a lot to me:
“Amadaus,” directed by Milos Forman, “Unforgiven,” directed by Clint Eastwood, “Jerry Maguire,” directed by Cameron Crowe
Who do you think is the best actor in Hollywood? (male or female:)
Who do you think was the brightest star of the silver screen?
If you could play any real-life person in a movie, who would it be and why?
Jesus Christ, so someone could finally give him a sense of humor
Who do you look to for inspiration?
My wife and my kids
Song currently playing on my iPod:
“Buying a Book”
Three songs that mean a lot to me:
“Susan’s Song,” Al Jarreau, “A Song for You,” Donny Hathaway, Johnny Hartman’s version of “In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning”
Ever feel that certain song lyrics were written with you in mind? What are they?
I can’t think of any
Concert that changed your life:
I don’t have one that changed my life
Guilty pleasures: TV:
“The Biggest Loser”
“Stuart Saves His Family”
I don’t have any
I don’t have one
I don’t have one
Best hangover remedy?
Take three aspirin before going to sleep
What’s the biggest upside of the internet and what is its biggest downside?
The upside is that it connects the world. The downside is that you get flooded with jokes.
What advice would you give someone trying to break into your profession?
Expect very little and appreciate even less
Do you have a dream project?
To make a movie based on the principles of “A Course of Miracles”
What helps you get out of bed in the morning?
Excitement of a new day
Who was your celebrity crush growing up?
I didn’t really have one
What’s more dangerous: a mountain lion or a bitter ex?
A bitter ex
If you were alone in your house one night and you saw a ghost, who ya gonna call?
Would you rather see a lakers game next to Jack Nicholson or a Knicks games next to Spike lee?
Lakers next to Jack Nicholson
Single worst purchase you made in the past year?
I don’t think I’ve made one
Five people who I’d like to see answer this survey:
Bill Clinton, President Bush, Dennis Kucinich Paris Hilton and Britney Spears.