Guest Picks: John Lurie

John Lurie in the WNYC studios

Actor, filmmaker, musician, and soon-to-be writer John Lurie was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently and he shared a few of his favorite things. Just a few, though, because he loves everything...

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

         I’m drawing a complete blank. Isn’t that awful?


What are you listening to right now?

         Nusrat Fateh Ali-Khan

         Oumu Shinrikyo


What’s the last great book you read?

         Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World by Jack Weatherford


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

         I love and appreciate absolutely everything


What’s your favorite comfort food?