“The Vintage Vixen”
In 1967, Tiger Beat Magazine asked the following questions to their featured matinee idols. In 2009, we posed them to Vivian Velvet
How would your mother describe you in one word? Creative
What is your favorite flower? Violets
What is the most insane question you’ve ever been asked? “Do you want cheese on that?”
What word in the English language do you wish you had invented? Fluffernutter
Where would you like to live? I’m happy right here. But I’d love to travel more and visit many places- warm ones in the winter, especially.
What is the quote that comes to your mind? “Measure twice, cut once”
What animal best describes the kind of man you’re interested in? No animal can even compare to a good man.
What do you miss about your childhood? Not having to worry about all the mundane things.
If you could change your name, what would you change it to? I like my name and wouldn’t change it.
What is the main fault of your character? I think I always have the answer.
Who is your favorite historical figure? Nikola Tesla
Describe how you kiss in one word. Hungrily
What in the world do you least desire? Birkenstocks
Finish this sentence: “Happiness is a thing called…” Variety
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 Vivian Velvet.
What turns you on? A man with his own sense of style. And passion. And tattoos. Oh, and sailors!
What turns you off? Sloppiness. Apathy. And at the other end of the spectrum, narcissism or obnoxiouxness.
What is your favorite word? I don’t play favorites with words. Make an enemy of a word and it will come back to bite you!
What sound or noise do you love? The wind in the trees on a warm summer night. Or the sound of a bunch of friends laughing and happy.
What sound or noise do you hate? I respect the musicians for what they do, but I cannot stand that free-form, chaotic kind of jazz. It makes me want to hurt people.
What profession other than yours would you like to attempt? Architect.
What profession other than yours would you not want to attempt? Customer service.
What is your favorite swear word? Fucker!!!
If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear god say to you as you enter the Pearly Gates? “Take off your coat and stay a while!”