Julie Cohen :: Under the Spotlight
~ Who was your first crush?
Paul McCartney. I remember looking at the line drawing cover of Revolver and thinking, “Whoa.” I was totally in love with him (circa 1964) all through high school and I pretty much blame him for the fact that I moved to
~ Who is your favourite fictional romantic hero?
Can I be a little bit weird and say Inigo Montoya from The Princess Bride? I mean, the man is obsessive--“My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die”-- but imagine that obsession and skill devoted to you. Wow.
And the man has real talent with a sword. Say no more.
~ Do you have a favourite city in which you set your novels?
I love writing about
~ If you had a list of five celebrities you were allowed to snog who would they be?
Ewan McGregor. Cillian Murphy. John Cusack. Hugh Jackman. David Tennant. Eric Bana. Guy Pearce. Whoops, is that seven?
~ Who do you use as hero inspiration more than any other man?
I actually use a different man for each book. Maybe one day I will run out of good-looking men, but I certainly hope not...