Bruce McCulloch, creator and producer of ABC’s “Carpoolers”
Total number of books I own:
4, 012 – I was up all night counting
Three books that mean a lot to me:
“Scrubs on Skates” by Scott Young
“Lonesome Traveler” by Jack Kerouac
“Working” by Studs Terkel
Last film I saw:
“Into the Wild,” directed by Sean Penn
Three films that mean a lot to me:
“The Graduate,” directed by Mike Nichols
“Local Hero,” directed by Bill Forsyth
“Days of Wine and Roses,” directed by Blake Edwards
Who do you think is the best actor in Hollywood at the moment? (male or female)
Reese Witherspoon (clearly)
Who do you think was the brightest star of the silver screen?
Paul Newman. His eyes could jump-start a car
If you could play any real-life person in a movie, who would it be and why?
A young Nixon
Three songs that mean a lot to me:
“Eve of Destruction.” Barry McGuire
“London Calling,” the Clash
“Mohammed’s Radio,” Warren Zevon
Concert that changed your life:
Deep Purple – I was 11
TV: Little Bear
Film: “Tango & Cash”
Reading material: USA Today’s pie charts
Web sites: The Found Photos
Who is your inner Muppet? The olds guys in the balcony
Best hangover remedy?
What’s the biggest upside of the Internet and what is its biggest downside?
Driving directions/dirty deeds
What advice would you give to someone trying to break into your profession?
Make your own work when you are young
Do you have a dream project?:
Some summer I’ll do my abs
What helps you get out of bed in the morning?:
The taste of coffee
Who was your celebrity crush growing up?
The romper room lady
Are there any activities you do to make you feel un-famous?
Having the IRS burn me with a crack pipe when I can’t justify my expenses
What’s more dangerous: a mountain lion or a bitter ex?
Well, a mountain lion doesn’t know my credit card number and expiration date
What is the single worst purchase you’ve made in the past year?
I bought a fault line
What is the real reason behind answering these questions?
To prove I exist