Melanie Oreskovich

melanie_gravWhat are your three favorite television dramas of all time?

  • Star Trek: The Next Generation
  • Daredevil (I know it just came out, but seriously…awesome!!)
  • Lost (this was a given seeing as how much of my life was dedicated to watching, analyzing and predicting this show)

What are your three favorite television comedies of all time?

  • The Simpsons
  • Frasier
  • Seinfeld

What prematurely aborted or cancelled television series (and its consequent lack of closure) has left you utterly empty inside? 

  • Definitely Quantum Leap…seriously…Sam doesn’t go home??? Sorry for the spoiler.

What do you consider to be the most satisfying television series finale ever? 

  • Hmmmm…that’s a difficult question as most television shows don’t resolve well. However I think they did a nice job with the series finale of Star Trek: TNG

What is a favorite film that you consider to be obscure or unknown to others?

  • Memento

What is a film you have seen that you consider to be an unforgivable waste of your precious time?

  • What Dreams May Come ( I totally didn’t get the movie…and I fell asleep in the movie theater)

What are your three favorite films of all time?

  • Star Wars: A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi (the more recent trilogies do NOT exist)
  • The Lord of the Rings trilogy
  • Indiana Jones trilogy (again, the newest movie SUCKED and therefore doesn’t exist)

Who are three film directors whose work you admire?

  • Steven Spielburg
  • Tim Burton
  • Robert Zemeckis

What are your three favorite music groups?

  • Dave Matthews Band
  • Third Day
  • Jack Johnson

Who is your favorite dead musician of any era?

  • Nat King Cole (love that voice)

What are your three desert island albums?

  • DMB: Under the Table and Dreaming
  • Jack Johnson: In Between Dreams
  • NEEDTOBREATH: The Outsiders

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

  • Katy Perry

What are your three favorite books?

  • Jane Eyre
  • Pride and Prejudice
  • The Bible (seriously…LOVE this book!)

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

  • Kelsey Grammar (he’s got such a great voice!)

Who is your favorite stand-up comic?

  • Right now it’s definitely Jim Gaffigan

Who is your favorite cartoon character?

  • I like Rapunzel. She’s smart, sweet, adventurous, self-sacrificing

Who is your favorite fictional villain?

  • I LOVE villains! And as such I have many that I love to hate: Magneto, Loki, Kingpin, Joker, Mr. Burns, Ursula (yes from The Little Mermaid), Darth Vader and many more

Who is your favorite fictional hero?

  • Again, right now I’m really liking Daredevil, but my favorite hero is always evolving ☺

Who are your favorite sports teams?

  • Not super into sports, but for a sense of local team pride, I have to say any Tampa Bay based teams (Bucs, Lightning, Rays)

What fantasy sports do you play?

  • Sports aren’t really my fantasy…

What are your best sports moments as a fan?

  • I was happy when the Bucs won the Superbowl…but I think so was the rest of the city of Tampa