In 1967, Tiger Beat Magazine asked the following questions to their featured matinee idols. In 2011, we posed them to Stella LaRocque.
How would your mother describe you in one word? Trouble.
What is your favorite flower? A crimson rose
What is the most insane question you’ve ever been asked? Insane question? I’m not sure. Most insane exclamation – ‘You are tall!’ …Thank you Captain Obvious.
What word in the English language do you wish you had invented? Soliloquy
Where would you like to live? Studio 54 circa 1977
What is the quote that comes to your mind? “Don’t pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.” -Andy Warhol
What animal best describes the kind of man you’re interested in? A Monkey – playful, hairy and unpredictable!
What do you miss about your childhood? Not much – I still play dress up, dance and run around naked!
If you could change your name, what would you change it to? Mrs. Bowie
What is the main fault of your character? I’m often too honest.
Who is your favorite historical figure? Jane Austen
Describe how you kiss in one word. Glitter
What in the world do you least desire? Disease… and smelly feet
Finish this sentence: “Happiness is a thing called…” Imagination
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 Stella LaRocque.
What turns you on? Disco Balls, laughter, a sincere smile and fresh linen
What turns you off? Ignorance, chafing and fanny packs
What is your favorite word? Whimsy and Wicked – it must be a ‘W’ thing…
What sound or noise do you love? Ocean waves
What sound or noise do you hate? Shopping malls
What profession other than yours would you like to attempt? A lawyer – on TV
What profession other than yours would you not want to attempt? A real lawyer
What is your favorite swear word? Ballz. Not so much a swear word but definitely gets the point across when I say it. And yes, that’s ‘ballz’ with a ‘Z’.
If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear god say to you as you enter the Pearly Gates? “Finally, the party has arrived.” *Then a big sigh of relief.