Gil Gonzalez

1359333835_social_twitter_box_blue 1359333844_social_facebook_box_blue


What are your three favorite television dramas of all time?
The West Wing, E.R., and The Walking Dead

What are your three favorite television comedies of all time?
Seinfeld, I Love Lucy, and Friends

What do you consider to be the most satisfying television series finale ever?
Happy Days. It was my first experience of having a TV character (Mr. Cunningham) turn to the TV and speak directly to the audience.

What is a favorite film that you consider to be obscure or unknown to others?
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

What is a film you have seen that you consider to be an unforgivable waste of your precious time?
Toss up between Water World and Charlie’s Angels 2.

What are your three favorite films of all time?
Field of Dreams, The Shawshank Redemption, and Serenity

Who are three film directors whose work you admire?
Joss Whedon, Christopher Nolan, and Steven Spielberg

What are your three favorite music groups?
Genesis, Sister Haze,l and NEEDTOBREATHE  (Honorable Mention: Van Halen)

Who is your favorite dead musician of any era?
Bob Marley

What are your three desert island albums?
Three Sides Live by Genesis, Live at House of Blues New Orleans by Better Than Ezra, and The Outsiders by NEEDTOBREATHE

What music group or performer would you like to punch in the face?

What are your three favorite books?
The Five People You Meet in Heaven, To Kill a Mockingbird, and Brave New World

What well known voice would you like to have read you to sleep each night?
Jeremy Irons

Who is your favorite stand-up comic?
Currently, Kevin Hart. All-time, Eddie Murphy.

Who is your favorite cartoon character?
Speedy Gonzalez (of course)

Who is your favorite fictional villain?
Magneto and Newman from Seinfeld

Who is your favorite fictional hero?
Spider Man

Who are your favorite sports teams?
All teams Miami (Dolphins, Heat, Marlins, Panthers, ‘The U’) & the Tampa Bay Rays

What fantasy sports do you play?
I peruse the Victoria’s Secret catalog. That’s about it.

What are your best sports moments as a fan?
Being at World of Beer listening to live music and having the whole bar erupt in cheer as Evan Longoria hit the home run to send the Rays into the playoffs in 2011. Rushing the court as Tulane beat 25th ranked University of New Orleans on a three-pointer at the buzzer in double-overtime during a nationally televised game.