Tamara Feldman who stars as Natalie Kimpton on ABC’s “Dirty Sexy Money”
Book I’m reading:
“A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius” by Dave Eggers
Total number of books I own:
I own about 50
Three books that mean a lot to me:
“The Little Prince” by Antoine de Saint Exupery
“Still Life with a Woodpecker” by Tom Robbins
“The Old Man andThe Sea” by Ernest Hemingway
What book would you like to see brought to thebigscreen and what book do you hope never gets adapted?:
I would like to see a“A Confederacy of Dunces” by John Kennedy Toole adapted. Don’t want to see Henry Miller’s “The Air-Conditioned Nightmare.”
Last film I saw:
“Gone Baby Gone,” directed by Ben Affleck
Three films that mean a lot to me:
“The Girl on the Bridge,” directed by Patrice Leconte
”I Heart Huckabees,” directed by David O. Russell
“Breakfast at Tiffany’s” directed by Blake Edwards
Who do you think is the best actor in Hollywood at the moment? (male or female):
Casey Affleck in “The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford”
Who do you think was the brightest star of the silver screen?
If you could play any real-life person in a movie, who would it be and why?
Patty Hearst, I can almost understand her empathy towards her kidnappers and her willingness to join them. . .almost.
Who do you look to for inspiration?
Band currently playing in my iPod:
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Three songs that mean a lot to me:
Almost anything by Jeff Buckley but especially “Hallelujah”
“Crazy,” Patsy Cline
“Sunrise Sunset,” Bright Eyes
Ever feel that certain song lyrics were written with you in mind? What are they?:
“Sometimes Always,” The Jesus and Mary Chain. It was for me and my boyfriend.
Concert that changed your life:
S.T.U.N. I fell in love
* TV: Reality ballroom dancing shows
* YouTube video: “Walk it out Fosse.” It’s amazing!
Best hangover remedy?
Gatorade the night before or tomato juice the morning after
What advice would you give to someone trying to break into your profession?
Just hang in there, it’s a numbers game. You gotta outlast ’em!
Do you have a dream project?:
I would love to go help baby sea turtles back into the ocean after hatching in Mexico. Moviewise I would love to make the story of princess Erendira. She was a 16 year old princess/warrior who led her tribe in war against the spanish around 1513. She almost defeated them and the Tarascans were the only tribe the Aztecs couldn’t
What helps you get out of bed in the morning?:
Having to pee
Who was your celebrity crush growing up?
Brad Pitt in “Interview with the Vampire” and Richard Grieco
Are there any activities you do to make you feel un-famous?
I don’t feel famous
What’s more dangerous: a mountain lion or a bitter ex?
Mountain lion, they will claw your face
Would you rather see a Lakers game next to Jack Nicholson or a Knicks game next to Spike Lee?
Lakers with Jack!
What is the real reason behind answering these questions?
It’s fun and I want to see how my answers compare to other’s.
Five people who I’d like to see answer this survey:
Neil Spies from S.T.U.N., Grant Morrison, Wes Anderson, Uschi Obermaier, Sylvia Plath.