October 24, 2009

Celebrity Reading Videos

Posted by at 7:52 am in Movies & TV | Permalink

Celebritites_read_clapboard Summer on the Splot may have ended. . . well, a while ago, but that doesn’t mean it’s the end of our great celebrity coverage! POP-Corn writer extraordinaire Gerri Miller has been out on the town getting shout-outs (and book recommendations) from all your favorite stars. You can always catch the latest celebrity videos in the STACKS Video Hub. But in case you missed them. . .

Gerri caught up with Selena Gomez at the Disney D23 Expo where she let us in on how she creates her character, Alex Russo on Wizards of Waverly Place.

Also hanging out at the D23 Expo was Nicole Anderson. Nicole might not be a household name yet, but it’s okay because she has the best job in the world. She gets to spend all day with the Jonas Brothers, playing Macy Misa on J.O.N.A.S. But when she’s not acting, Nicole loves to read.

The boys were more forthcoming about what they’re reading. So if you ever need something to talk about with Sterling Knight, from Sonny with a Chance, – first off, lucky you! – but secondly, it’s good to know you can always strike up a conversation about The Boy Who Lived. Sterling re-read the Harry Potter books this summer to get ready to see the movie.

Lucas Cruikshank from The Fred Show is also a Harry Potter fan.

If you’re more into sci-fi mysteries than fantasy, Trevor Gagnon, who is in The New Adventures of Old Christine and the movie, Shorts has a book recommendation for you. He loves Found by Margaret Peterson Haddix.

For more book recs from celebrities to you, make sure to keep your eyes peeled to the STACKS Video Hub!

And just ’cause I’m curious, what books would you recommend to your favorite stars?

—Carly H., STACKS Staffer

  1. agnes is amazing

    Does anybody else think that this shouldn’t be a place for people who know eachother to be talking about things that they did together? I know that I do if you think this to please post a comment saying: “I agree with Agnes” Thank You!

  2. cageaidenbffls

    YEA GO TWILIGHT!! WOOO!!! selena WOW u guys r interestin!! her cd is terrible!! i went to a party with robert pattinson n kristen n taylor YEA 4 MEEE!!!

  3. Brook

    I like Disney! I love Miley Cyrus even though they didn’t show her. My fav books are the Twiligt series which includes Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, and Breaking Dawn!

  4. Abby

    Selena Gomez’s CD is absolutely incredible! I would definitely have to recommend Uglies by Scott Westerfeld. It’s such a good book!

  5. madison

    go selena gomez! my favorite book is by laura ingalls wilder and mine is the little town on the prairie

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