J.J. Abrams: The man who would go on to make LOST— before anyone knew who he was.
Kevin Bacon: Mr. Bacon truly is the center of the universe.
Jennifer Beals: The Flashdance icon goes with me to play poker.
Annette Bening: Annette Bening caught my eye around the time she caught Warren Beatty’s.
Juliette Binoche: She made me lunch— in Paris!
Jeff Bridges: If I’m ever marooned on a desert island, please let Mr. Bridges be there with me.
Gerard Butler: Before anyone had him on their radar.
Gabriel Byrne: Talent to Byrne.
Mariah Carey: I had a great time with Mariah, and then the next day she had a nervous breakdown. I’m pretty sure I had nothing to do with it.
Glenn Close: Glenn loosens up. A tiny bit.
Drea de Mateo: I think I love Drea de Mateo because her accent is stronger than mine.
Rebecca De Mornay: The cool girl form Risky Business lets her hair down.
Johnny Depp: Everything about Depp is completely magical.
Laura Dern: I had heard Dern was dating Billy Bob Thornton, but she denied it. So I stayed around after the interview, and was there when Thornton came to pick her up.
Leonardo DiCaprio: I get paid for this? Pinch me now.
Fran Drescher: I didn’t know much about Drescher before this interview, but I can still hear her voice in my dreams.
David Duchovny: Duchovny was sexy even before it was news!
Dominick Dunne: Dominick Dunne makes me wish I had been around for his great parties.
Brendan Fraser: Shy guy.
Andy Garcia: Absolutely the coolest (and sexiest) conservative in the world.
Steve Guttenberg: The luckiest man in Hollywood.
Ethan Hawke: Would Hawke rather be rich or famous?
The Hughes Brothers: Coolest twins ever.