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FAVORITE ACTRESSES:
Audrey Hepburn, Katharine Hepburn, Cate Blanchett, Tilda Swinton, Maggie Smith, Alicia Vikander, Emma Stone, Vivien Leigh, Jennifer Lawrence, Sally Hawkins, Ruth Wilson, Judy Garland, Daisy Ridley, Ava Gardner, Bette Davis, Natalie Wood, Thelma Ritter, Helen Mirren, Jean Harlow, Maureen O'Hara, Carole Lombard, Marion Cotillard, Anne Bancroft, Kristen Wiig, Essie Davis, Ruth Hussey, Lupita Nyong'o, Mélanie Laurent, Ingrid Bergman, Claudette Colbert, Debbie Reynolds, Debra Winger, Lana Turner, Elizabeth Taylor, Olivia de Havilland, Shirley MacLaine, Jodie Foster, Lauren Bacall, Anna May Wong, Maria Schell, Jean Arthur, June Allyson, Greta Garbo, Naomi Watts, Emma Thompson, Keira Knightley, Patricia Clarkson, Sandra Bullock, Kristin Scott Thomas, Joan Cusack, Grace Kelly, Rose Leslie, Nicole Kidman, Margaret O'Brien, Kate Winslet, Emma Watson, America Ferrera, Rita Hayworth, Myrna Loy, Loretta Young, Marilyn Monroe, Cher, Meryl Streep, Winona Ryder, Joan Fontaine, Leslie Caron, Audrey Tatou, Romola Garai, Doris Day, Martha Raye, Ginger Rogers, Barbara Stanwyck, Bette Midler, Emily Blunt, Ann-Margret, Julianne Moore, Liv Ullmann, Mia Wasikowska, Bérénice Bejo, Carey Mulligan, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Kirsten Walther, Amy Adams, Keeley Hawes, Rosie Perez, Janet Gaynor, Ossi Oswalda, Asta Nielsen, Gloria Swanson, Mildred Natwick, Sofia Helin, Diana Rigg, Rosalind Russell, Kristen Bell, Katheryn Winnick, Jane Lynch, Eartha Kitt, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Aubrey Plaza, Greta Gerwig, Kate McKinnon,




FAVORITE ACTORS:
James McAvoy, Fredric March, Spencer Tracy, Ewan McGregor, Charlie Chaplin, Christoph Waltz, Paul Newman, Jack Lemmon, Richard Widmark, Peter Sellers, Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Peter Stormare, Sam Rockwell, Woody Harrelson, Charles Grodin, Sidney Poitier, Matthew Goode, Idris Elba, Chris Evans, Bob Morley, Aidan Turner, David Tennant, Adam Driver, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Gene Kelly, Monty Python, Walter Matthau, James Stewart, Clark Gable, Heath Ledger, Humphrey Bogart, Richard Harris, Rod Taylor, Laurence Olivier, Steve McQueen, Sean Connery, Bill Murray, Steve Martin, Kenneth Branagh, Kevin Kline, Ray Milland, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Robin Williams, Robert De Niro, Tom Hanks, Tom Felton, Rupert Grint, Yul Brynner, George Sanders, Brian Aherne, William Powell, Richard Burton, Dustin Hoffman, Paul Dano, Christopher Reeve, Jason Isaacs, Johnny Depp, Jim Carrey, Kevin Spacey, Bruce Willis (actually only best in Moonlighting), Martin Short, Burt Lancaster, Richard Dreyfuss, Rudolph Valentino, Michael Douglas, Morgan Freeman, Robert Taylor (actually only best when he was younger), Peter O'Toole, Gary Cooper, Ted Danson, Tony Curtis, Gregory Peck, Max von Sydow, Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender, Bob Newhart, Jean Dujardin, Leonardo DiCaprio, Dirch Passer, Ove Sprogøe, Axel Strøbye, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Trevor Howard, Christopher Plummer, Charlie Cox, Keenan Wynn, Ben Whishaw, Tim Roth, Cesar Romero, Ryan Gosling, James Whitmore, Alan Bates, Charles Farrell, Christopher Lee, Richard Farnsworth, Terrence Hill, Steve Carrell, Paul Rudd, Bill Nighy, Jason Bateman, Lance Percival, Cary Grant, Rowan Atkinson, Rhys Ifans, Joe Gilgun, Colin O'Donoghue, Jon Hamm, Allen Leech, Santiago Cabrera, Tom Mison, James Marsters, Will Ferrell, Jon Stewart,



FAVORITE DIRECTORS:
Alfred Hitchcock, Billy Wilder, Stanley Donen, Vincente Minnelli, Charlie Chaplin, Sergio Leone, Elia Kazan, David Lean, Guillermo del Toro, Tim Burton, Hayao Miyazaki, Alfonso Cuarón, Jim Jarmusch, Rúnar Rúnarsson, Andrea Arnold, Martin Scorsese, Brad Bird, John Huston, Frank Borzage, George Cukor, William Wyler, Dorothy Arzner, Ida Lupino (together with Arzner some of the only female directors of their time!), Joe Wright, Ernst Lubitsch, Stephen Daldry, Peter Jackson, Francis Ford Coppola, Sofia Coppola, John Boorman, Baz Luhrmann, Ang Lee, Rob Marshall, Blake Edwards, Howard Hawks, Mike Nichols, Mike Newell, Wes Anderson, Peter Weir, Stanley Kramer, Christopher Nolan, John Hughes, Stanley Kubrick, Quentin Tarantino, Luis Buñuel, Michel Hazanavicius, Robert Mulligan, Richard Brooks, Sam Mendes, Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Susanne Bier, Lasse Hallström, Steve McQueen, Frank Darabont, Frank Capra, Dennis Gansel, Thomas Vinterberg, Todd Haynes, Agnieszka Holland, James Kent,




FAVORITE COMPOSERS/SONGWRITERS FOR FILM:
George and Ira Gershwin, Henry Mancini, John Barry, John Williams, Ennio Morricone, Thomas Newman, Harry Gregson-Williams, Phil Collins, Leonard Bernstein, Tchaikovsky, Phillip Glass, Jerry Goldsmith, Hans Zimmer, Yann Tiersen, Danny Elfman, Patrick Doyle, Randy Newman, Jan A. P. Kaczmarek, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Alexandre Desplat, Rachel Portman,





FAVORITE TV SERIES/SHOWS:
The Handmaid's Tale, Dear White People, Harlots, Westworld, The Crown, Mercy Street, Jessica Jones, Luther, Sherlock, Moonlighting, Veronica Mars, Parks and Recreation, The 100, Stranger Things, Sense8, Vikings, Homeland, Bron/Broen, Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Poldark (2015-), Misfits, The Musketeers, Agent Carter, Top of the Lake, Sleepy Hollow, Anno 1790 (Swedish TV series), Outlander, Peaky Blinders, Penny Dreadful, The Get Down, The Good Fight, Fresh Meat, The Man in the High Castle, The Hour (BBC, sadly cancelled), Borgen (Danish TV series), Outsiders, Good Girls Revolt, Galavant, Daredevil, Mr. Selfridge, Masters of Sex, Friends, Cheers, The Daily Show, What's My Line?, The Graham Norton Show, Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Wynonna Earp,  My Mad Fat Diary, Forbrydelsen (The Killing, Danish TV series), Game of Thrones, Hell on Wheels, Murdoch Mysteries, Being Human (UK), The Durrells, The Bletchley Circle, Home Fires, Halt and Catch Fire, The Good Wife, Roots (2016), Bomb Girls, Popular, Ashes to Ashes, Glee (basically because of its humour), Ugly Betty, Fawlty Towers, To the Manor Born, The Originals, Case Histories, Little Dorrit, Our Mutual Friend (1998), Blackadder, 10 Things I Hate About You (cancelled), Matador (Danish TV series - known and loved by everybody in Denmark), The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends, and The Adventures of Tintin (great childhood memories at my grandma and grandpa's), The Nanny, 





FAVORITE BOOKS/AUTHORS:
Gone With The Wind, Jane Eyre, Rebecca, Atonement, The Chronicles of Narnia, Robinson Crusoe, Watership Down, 1984, The Treasure Island, Far from the Madding Crowd, Bridget Jones's Diary, Annie May's Black Book, North and South (Elizabeth Gaskell), The New York Trilogy, Lolita, William Shakespeare, Jane Austen, Charles Dickens, Jacqueline Wilson, J.K. Rowling, Beatrix Potter, Roald Dahl, Philip Pullman, Astrid Lindgren, George Orwell, Alexandre Dumas, Hergé, Jules Verne, Hans Christian Andersen, Rosamond Lehmann, Sophie Kinsella, Anne Frank, Virginia Woolf, Sylvia Plath, J. D. Salinger, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Fernando Pessoa, Hermann Hesse, Oscar Wilde