JimRuocco

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Arts and Entertainment
Location New York/Connecticut/London/Paris, United States
Introduction Jim is an international/national/ regional entertainment critic and features writer who has written for several major newspapers and magazines and has interviewed hundreds of celebrities including Hugh Grant, Leonardo Di Caprio, Catherine Deneuve, Isabelle Huppert, Bette Davis, Faith Hill, Kate Winslet, Kevin Bacon, Laura Linney, Bryan Cranston, Candice Bergen, Jason Bateman, Kristen Scott Thomas, Burt Lancaster, Mel Gibson, Linda Gray, Westlife, Elaine Paige, Bernadette Peters, Diane Lane, Betty Buckley, Tom Cruise, Kurt Russell, Nathan Lane, Natalie Portman, Julie Andrews, Mia Farrow, Glenda Jackson, Dylan McDermott, Linda Eder, Sam Waterston, Joan Collins, Shirley MacLaine, Linda Evans, Robert Wagner, Susan Lucci, Olivia Newton John, Angela Lansbury, among others. He has been interviewed by "The London Times," "Entertainment Tonight," "WTNH/Channel 8," "The Guardian" and "The New York Times." In September, 2018, he became a member of the prestigious Connecticut Critic's Circle. He will also participate, as voter and nominator, in the 2019 Connecticut Critic's Circle Awards, a noteworthy awards event, which honors and celebrates the best in professional theater in the state.
Interests Film, Theater, Music, Fashion, Design, International Rugby, International Travel, International Banking, London, David Cameron, All Things British, Writing, Acting, Producing, Directing, Filmmaking, Dining Out Brooks Brothers, Ralph Lauren (Polo), Burberry, Gieves & Hawkes, Giorgio Armani
Favorite Movies "Titanic, " "The Sound of Music, " "Purple Noon, " "Mary Poppins, " "La Dolce Vita" "West Side Story, " "The Music Man, " "The Best Years of Our Lives, " "A Night to Remember"
Favorite Music Olly Murs, Gary Barlow, Westlife, Maroon 5, Andy Grammer, Megan Trainer, Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift, Elaine Paige, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Aretha Franklin, k.d. lang, Melissa Ethridge, Josh Groban, Beyonce Knowles, Alan Jackson, Robbie Williams, Adele, Katy Perry
Favorite Books "The Great Gatsby, " "A Seperate Peace, " and anything written by British novelist Elinor Glyn