Niki Marinis

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Industry Arts
Occupation Actress, Entertainer
Location Shangri-La Dee Da, California, United States
Introduction Actress, comedienne, bibliophile, I am artsy as well as crafty. I enjoy pirates, Monty Python, rocking to live music, alcohol in its many splendid forms, and the Buffalo Two-Step.
Interests Russian stacking dolls, pirates, british humor, Peeps, lava lamps, vinyl records, The 80s, swag lamps, paisley, sparklies, 70s summer beach culture, Green, Art Nouveau, black licorice, uneven sidewalks, chocolate cake, Sangria, kitsch, beach shenanagins, dive bars, late nights, champagne, creative coture, craftiness, leopard print, libros y peliculas, entertaining the masses. Mitch Hedberg, Dane Cook, Patton Oswalt, Dennis Leary, Eddie Izzard, Mike Birbiglia.
Favorite Movies Dead Poets Society, Ghostbusters, Jaws, Back to the Future, Goonies, Breakfast Club, Say Anything, Heathers, Labyrinth, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Indiana Jones, High Fidelity, Se7en, Wedding Singer, Lost in Translation, Garden State, Young Guns, Oceans 11, The Jerk, Dark Crystal, The Big Liebowski, Tapeheads, Explorers, Breakfast at Tiffany's, From Dusk Till Dawn, Glory Daze, Lost Boys, Memento, Donnie Darko, I Heart Huckabees, Swingers, Free Enterprise, Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Sideways, Eternal Sunshine, Tremors, Boondock Saints, Beautiful Girls, Fight Club, Usual Suspects, Rounders, Miracle, True Romance, Braveheart, Elizabeth, Shakespeare in Love, Sliding Doors, Lords of Dogtown and Z Boys.... I love documentaries and moves based on true stories. I could really do with less remakes and turning of TV shows into movies. I want to see more creativity!
Favorite Music Green Day, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Falcon Five-O, The Mother Truckers, Welbilt, The Refreshments, Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers, Protein, Oingo Boingo, Adele, Emmet Swimming, Shades of Day, Violet Wild
Favorite Books Vonnegut rules all. I dig Cats Cradle, Sirens of Titan, Breakfast of Champions, The Long Walk, Improv Wisdom, Island of the Blue Dolphins, The Bohemian Manifesto, Shaving the Inside of Your Skull, Pirates! In and Adventure with the Scientists, Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, The Princess Bride, Breakfast at Tiffany's, The Contortionists Handbook, Harry Potter, the first few Dragon Lance Cronicles, High Fidelity, Red Lobster, White Trash and the Blue Lagoon, Peter and the Starcatchers, Thoreau's Essays on Civil Disobedience.... I love philosophy books by people like Camus, Nietzsche, Dostoyevsky, Emerson and the like, plays and screenplays, travel books about wacky places so I can plan my adventures accordingly, craft books, true stories of pirate escapades, the old west, royal insanity. Books in general.