Kristen Johnston Interview Video
Kristen Johnston Interview
I'm Kristen Johnson. You are watching marieclaire.com, my very favorite dot com. I am very, very crafty. I-- I can-- I fix furniture. I can resand, you know, refurbish things and I love decorating. Like, I mean not "Look at my fabulous house." I mean, I love putting a lamp there, going to the flea market, and I just love it. My first thing on my mind is to snuggle, snuggle with my dog, tragically. But I really have the greatest dog ever who moans with happiness and she's a little overweight and so we-- and she ends up with her face right in mine. I think I'm a good person. I make a lot of mistakes, but I can admit it. And I'm funny sometimes. Easy glamour. Can I do 2 words? Easy glamour. Easy glamour. You know who I'd love to dinner with? Stephen King. That's so weird but like you know, I was a reading freak. I've always liked loved books and- I mean, it got me through my childhood. You know, it-- it was my-- it was my escape. It was my, you know-- And Stephen King's books were stellar. I reread them like they're-- I've read the same book an embarrassing number of times. They're like a de-asshole super power. I would de-asshole some people. Pow-pow. You're the lover of assholes. I wrote one. It's coming out in March. It's called Gatsby, Endless Follies and Tiny Triumphs [unknown] disaster. It's a memoir. Hold on. I'm getting to it. Okay, here it is. Very-- I should know this. Okay. It is, thank you ever so much for buying my book. My best personality trait is loyalty and my worst personality trait is impatience. Tragically, it was [unk from-- from-- come on-- HR [unknown]. I do recall-- I have a memory of being forced onstage and singing Paradise by the Dashboard Light and no, you're not gonna get me singing. And also, did you know it's a 20 minute song? So, I never left.