Beth Austin

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Industry Publishing
Location Austin, United States
Interests Joan Crawford, classic Hollywood, Lindsay Lohan, poetry, 1920s, Modernism, 19th century American lit, Weimar Republic, New York City, Germany, Egon Schiele, Klimt, Van Gogh, Waterhouse, reality TV, gender benders, Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes, Anne Sexton, astrology, The New Yorker
Favorite Movies Johnny Guitar, Rain, Strange Cargo, Dancing Lady, Sudden Fear, Gone with the Wind, Frances, The Godfather, King of Comedy, Taxi Driver, Altered States, Blue Velvet, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Betty Blue, Reds, The Graduate, Best in Show, Tootsie, Remains of the Day, Boogie Nights, Miller's Crossing, Bonnie and Clyde, Y Tu Mama Tambien, Damage, Crimes and Misdemeanors, Husbands and Wives, Purple Rose of Cairo, Annie Hall, Saturday Night Fever, Urban Cowboy, Happiness, Casablanca, Naked, Moulin Rouge, Chicago, Slumdog Millionaire, The Wall, Purple Rain, My Life as a Dog, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Favorite Music Julie London, Beatles, George Jones, KISS, Two Hoots and a Holler, Elvis, Bay City Rollers
Favorite Books Gone With the Wind, The Bell Jar, Collected Poems of Sylvia Plath, Two Girls Fat and Thin, Conversations with Joan Crawford, Catcher in the Rye, The Hours, 1984, Moby-Dick, The Executioner's Song, In Cold Blood, Birthday Letters, Zelda, Nicholas and Alexandra

What was the stage name of your favorite actress before she was born?

Fifi LeFetus, but that sounded too much like "fetus" so they made her change it.