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Guest Picks: Olivia Thirlby

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Olivia Thirlby and Topher Grace at WNYC May 29, 2012 (Melissa Eagan)

Actress Olivia Thirlby was on the Lopate Show recently to talk about her role in the off-Broadway play, "Lonely, I"m Not." She also told us that she's a fan of jazz. Find out what else she's a fan of!

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play, film, etc...) that moved or surprised you?

        The play “Jerusalem” – hello Rylance!

 

What are you listening to right now?

        Talking Heads

 

 What’s the last great book you read?

        Nightwood by Djuna Barnes

 

What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

        Jazz—new and old!

 

What’s your favorite comfort food?

        Chicken and waffles.

Guests:

Olivia Thirlby

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