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Trevor Wright

Star of 'Shelter'

Trevor Wright, star of “Shelter”

Book I’m reading:
“Middlesex” by Jeffrey Eugenides

Total number of books I own: Too many to count

Three books that mean a lot to me:
“Catcher in the Rye” by J.D. Salinger
“The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho
“The Easy Way to Stop Smoking” by Allen Carr

What book would you like to see brought to the bigscreen ?
”Catcher in the Rye”

Last film I saw:
“No Country for Old Men,” directed by Joel and Ethan Coen

Three films that mean a lot to me:
“True Romance,” directed by Tony Scott
“Rebel without a Cause,” directed by Nicholas Ray
“The Lover,” directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud

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

Who do you think was the brightest star of the silver screen?
Marlon Brando

If you could play any real-life person in a movie. who would it be and why?
My grandpa, because he was a real old school Hollywood jazz cat, Frank Sinatra type.

Who do you look to for inspiration?
My mother and sister.

Song currently playing in my iPod:
“You’re the Inspiration,” Chicago

Three songs that mean a lot to me:
“The Way You Look Tonight,” Frank Sinatra
“Fire and Rain,” James Taylor
“TurnYour Lights Down Low,” Lauryn Hill and Bob Marley

Guilty pleasures:
* TV: “October Road”
* Film: “Mr. & Mrs. Smith”
* Reading material: US Weekly
* YouTube video: Charlie bit my Finger

Best hangover remedy?
Staying in bed with a gallon of water and a couple bottles of Advil.

What’s the biggest upside of the Internet and what is its biggest downside?
Upside: Reading Daily Variety
Editor’s Note: Yay!
Downside: Message boards

What advice would you give to someone trying to break into your profession?
Kill everyone with kindness

Do you have a dream project?
Yes, I am actually currently developing a passion project that takes place in Cuba in the ‘60s. That’s all I can really say for now, since it is still in the early stages.

What helps you get out of bed in the morning?
My little puppy kissing me.

Who was your celebrity crush growing up?
Stephanie Seymour

Are there any activities you do to make you feel un-famous?
Thats funny. I wasn’t aware I was famous.

Would you rather see a Lakers game next to Jack Nicholson or a Knicks game next to Spike Lee?
Nicholson, all the way!

What is the real reason behind answering these questions?
You asked, didn’t you?

Five people who I’d like to see answer this survey:
Bill Maher, Jon Stewart, Mos Def, Dalai

Lama, and Madonna

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