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Leslie Mann

Starred as Debbie in “Knocked Up,” now available on DVD.

Leslie Mann, starred as Debbie in “Knocked Up,” now available on DVD.

Book I’m reading:
“You: The Owner’s Manual” by Dr. Michael F. Roizen and Dr. Mehmet Oz

Total number of books I own:
My husband buys thousands of books. I don’t think he has read any of them.

Last film I saw:
”There Will be Blood,” directed by Paul Thomas Anderson

Three films that mean a lot to me:
“Terms of Endearment,” directed by James L. Brooks
“Harold and Maude,” directed by Hal Ashby
“Postcards from the Edge,” directed by Mike Nichols

Who do you think is the best actor in Hollywood at the moment? (male or

Daniel Day-Lewis

Who do you think was the brightest star of the silver screen?
Audrey Hepburn and Bette Davis

If you could play any real-life person in a movie, who would it be and why?
Betty Ford

Who do you look to for inspiration?
Daring performers

Song currently playing in my iPod:
“The Underdog,” Spoon

Three songs that mean a lot to me:
“The House that Jack Built,” Aretha Franklin
“Crazy,” Willie Nelson
“Shine,” Dolly Parton

Ever feel that certain song lyrics were written with you in mind? What are they?
“Wild World,” Cat Stevens

Concert that changed your life:

Guilty pleasures
* TV:”Dirty Sexy Money,” Oprah
* Reading material:O Magazine
* YouTube video: Newscaster farting

What advice would you give to someone trying to break into your profession?
Do what I did. Start with a Pringles commercial.

Do you have a dream project?:
Anything with James Brooks.

What helps you get out of bed in the morning?:
My kids, who wake me at six every morning.

Who was your celebrity crush growing up?
Johnny Depp

Would you rather see a Lakers game next to Jack Nicholson or a Knicks game next to Spike Lee?
I’m more of a Dyan Cannon girl

What is the single worst purchase you’ve made in the past year?
A two seat sports car that we realize is not kid friendly.

Five people who I’d like to see answer this survey:
Meryl Streep
Peter Krause
Jonah Hill
Gene Wilder
Amy Adams

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