Doug Ellin

Creator and executive producer of the Emmy-nominated comedy series "Entourage."

Last book I bought:
“Hedgehogging” by Barton Biggs

Book I’m reading:
“Hedgehogging” and “My Losing Season” by Pat Conroy. I’ve also been carrying “The Kite Runner” by Khaled Hosseini around, because my wife has told me to read it for the last five years.

Total number of books I own:
A lot, because I buy a lot of books and don’t read them. Lots of history books, particularly World War II, but the last few years have not been kind to my reading.

Three books that mean a lot to me:
Nothing stands out. I don’t get too attached to inanimate objects. I have about 3,500 DVDs though.

Last film I saw:
“Ratatouille,” directed by Brad Bird

Three films that mean a lot to me:
“The In-Laws,” directed by Arthur Hiller
“Goodfellas,” directed by Martin Scorsese
“Modern Romance,” Albert Brooks

Last CD I bought:
“Robbers and Cowards,” Cold War Kids

Song currently playing:
“Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses,” U2 — There’s always a U2 CD in my car.

Songs that mean a lot to me:
“Your Time is Gonna Come,” Led Zeppelin
“Going to California,” Led Zeppelin
“Rosalita,” Bruce Springsteen

Favorite drink:
Welch’s grape juice

Favorite charity:
The Silver Lining Foundation — Andrea Jaeger’s charity

Favorite vacation:
Jackson Hole, Wyo.

Favorite vice:
I don’t like any of my vices. I have too many and don’t like any of them.

Five people who I’d like to see answer this survey:
Albert Brooks, Martin Scorsese, Woody Allen, Bono, Jimmy Page

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