Guest Picks: Jack Black

Jack Black was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to discuss his starring role as a mortician in the black comedy, "Bernie." He also talked about "Rize of the Fenix," the most recent album by his band Tenacious D. He also told us about his amazing-sounding comfort food. Find out what else Jack Black is a fan of!

What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?

        All I Need Is Love by Klaus Kinski


What are you listening to right now?

        The new Soundgarden album (King Animal)

What’s the last great book you read?

        The Financial Lives of the Poets by Jess Walter

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


What’s your favorite comfort food?

        Cheese Burger Burrito (cheese burger wrapped in a flour tortilla)