Ernie Hudson

Stars in Warner Bros. DVD release 'Everything's Jake'

Ernie Hudson, who stars in Warner Bros. DVD release “Everything’s Jake,” available at

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?
Ronald Colman

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”

Reading material:
   I don’t have any

I don’t have one

YouTube video:
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?
My Mother

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.

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