In 1967, Tiger Beat Magazine asked the following questions to their featured matinee idols. In 2013, we posed them to Sophia Hart
How would your mother describe you in one word? Beautiful
What is your favorite flower? Hibiscus
What is the most insane question you’ve ever been asked? You’re really that short? (Yes, yes I am…why do I get asked that so much!?)
What word in the English language do you wish you had invented? Asinine
Where would you like to live? Sunny San Diego, CA…and within 3 miles from the ocean…oooo or Hawaii
What is the quote that comes to your mind? “Leap and the net will appear” (Zen saying)
What animal best describes the kind of man you’re interested in? Sea Turtle…they are kind, patient, intelligent, loyal, loving, funny and bad ass…nobody messes with a Sea Turtle…not even sharks!!!
What do you miss about your childhood? My brothers…we would get ourselves into the biggest messes, but always came out unscathed and a little more money.
If you could change your name, what would you change it to? I don’t think I’d like to change my name at all. I quite like it and it fits me.
What is the main fault of your character? Sometimes I have a hard time shutting my mouth…just ask my husband.
Who is your favorite historical figure? Audrey and Marilyn…they can count as historical figures right?
Describe how you kiss in one word. Soft
What in the world do you least desire? The inability to dream.
Finish this sentence: “Happiness is a thing called…” love.
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 Sophia Hart.
What turns you on? Humor
What turns you off? Self-righteous arrogance
What is your favorite word? Depends on the day!
What sound or noise do you love? Ocean waves crashing on the beach and laughter
What sound or noise do you hate? Someone eating an apple or pear…it’s like nails on a chalkboard.
What profession other than yours would you like to attempt? A housewife, I could get a lot of my projects done if I didn’t have to go to work everyday.
What profession other than yours would you not want to attempt? Any job that is 9 to 5, with a desk and a cubicle space. No thank you!
What is your favorite swear word? I’m partial to the classics, like fuck and shit.
If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear god say to you as you enter the Pearly Gates? “Nicely done and there’s someone waiting for you right over there…”