In 1967, Tiger Beat Magazine asked the following questions to their featured matinee idols. In 2011, we asked Dottie La Vie.
How would your mother describe you in one word? Kind
What is your favorite flower? Orchid
What is the most insane question you’ve ever been asked? I would have to say this one. Really.
What word in the English language do you wish you had invented? Scuttle
Where would you like to live? Nashville
What is the quote that comes to your mind? Nothing has any meaning except the meaning you give it.
What animal best describes the kind of man you’re interested in? A grizzly bear. Big, strong and fuzzy.
What do you miss about your childhood? Trampolines!! I was raised in a gymnastics studio. Also, not having to care about bruising myself.
If you could change your name, what would you change it to? My parents did well.
What is the main fault of your character? I trust everyone.
Who is your favorite historical figure? Anne Frank for her strength and optimism during the inhumanity she suffered which, in turn, opened eyes around the world.
Describe how you kiss in one word. Intently
What in the world do you least desire? Dishonesty
Finish this sentence: “Happiness is a thing called…” life.
In every episode of “Inside the Actor’s Studio” James Lipton asks the following questions (originated by French interviewer Bernard Pivot) to the guest movie star. Now we ask Dottie La Vie.
What turns you on? A good beard.
What turns you off? The inability to grow a good beard.
What is your favorite word? Favorite
What sound or noise do you love? Laughter
What sound or noise do you hate? Arguing
What profession other than yours would you like to attempt? Intuitive healer
What profession other than yours would you not want to attempt? Sky dive instructor
What is your favorite swear word? Fuck. For sure.