The Last Word

The Last Word with Luca Montorio, director PEPPUP

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN IN THIS ROLE?
Three years.

DESCRIBE A TYPICAL DAY?
I don’t have a typical day but everyday always starts with making a good coffee and almond flour pancakes (secret recipe).
WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST JOB?
Selling newspapers in the street on early Sunday morning in Turin, my hometown in Italy.

ENTERTAINMENT:
ENTERTAINMENT: Cooking, gardening, my family and friends around the table.
FAVOURITE TV SHOW: Antiques Roadshow
FAVOURITE FILM: Scent of a Woman
FAVOURITE ALBUM CURRENTLY LISTENING TO: Andrea Boccelli Sogno
FAVOURITE BAND: Queen
LAST BOOK READ: Sapiens, Yuval Noah Harari
FAVOURITE CELEBRITY: Roger Federer

SOCIAL:
FAVOURITE FOOD: Cheese but always with wine.
FAVOURITE RESTAURANT: The Cuan, Strangford
LAST HOTEL YOU STAYED AT: Holiday Inn Birmingham Airport
LAST BAR/NIGHTCLUB YOU VISITED: The Fiddlers, Portaferry
FAVOURITE PLACE IN THE WORLD: Boquete, Panama
INDOOR CONCERT OR FESTIVAL: Portico, Portaferry
LAST HOLIDAY: Riviera Adriatica, Italy

DRINKS:
FAVOURITE HOT DRINK: Coffee
FAVOURITE SOFT DRINK: Sparkling water with fresh lemon and mint
BEER OR CIDER: Beer
WHITE OR RED WINE: Red
WHISKEY OR BRANDY: Whiskey
GIN OR VODKA: Gin
COCKTAILS OR BUBBLY: Bubbly

WHAT FOUR PEOPLE WOULD YOU INVITE TO A DINNER PARTY?
Billy Connolly, Robin Williams, Victoria Wood and Dawn French.

ONE ITEM YOU COULDN’T LIVE WITHOUT?
My moka coffee machine.

WHO WOULD PLAY YOU IN A MOVIE OF YOUR LIFE?
Brad Pitt

WHAT IS YOUR IDEAL JOB?
What I do!

FAVOURITE QUOTE?
If you can’t taste an ingredient, you have to ask yourself why it is there (Yotam Ottolenghi).

THE MOST IMPORTANT LIFE LESSON YOU’VE LEARNT?
Never stop dreaming!

INSPIRATION IN YOUR LIFE?
Dante

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