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2012
SUNDAY, JUNE 10, 2012
Live at Beacon Theater

Tony Nominee Nina Arianda on Her Obsession with The Hunger Games, Downton Abbey & More

Tony Nominee Nina Arianda on Her Obsession with The Hunger Games, Downton Abbey & More
Nina Arianda
Nina Arianda adores the period dramas of Julian Fellowes.

Broadway stars know what’s hot in entertainment, fashion and pop culture, so Broadway.com decided it was high time to tap in to the after-hours obsessions of our favorite stage actors. Venus in Fur leading lady Nina Arianda, who is currently celebrating her second Best Actress Tony nomination in a row, confessed to a fixation on the "upstairs/downstairs" dramas of writer Julian Fellowes, a girl crush on Katniss Everdeen and more.

TV SHOW: Downton Abbey
“I love British mysteries/period dramas, and I love Maggie Smith [who plays the haughty and hilarious Countess of Grantham].”

MOVIE: Gosford Park
“I see something new in Gosford Park every time I watch it.”

SINGER: Queen
“I love all things Queen—their songs are epic storytelling.”

BOOK: The Hunger Games
“I wore my hair in a [Katniss-style] braid for a good two weeks!”

VACATION SPOT: Beach
“My favorite place to vacation is anyplace by the ocean.”

  APP: Google Calendar and I Am T-Pain
“There is nothing better than sending a loved one an original T-Pain birthday greeting.”

BEAUTY PRODUCT: Korean Collagen Masks
“I'm mildly obsessed with skin care. I do a lot of masks at home, like Elisha Coy's Korean Collagen masks. I also use an embarrassingly wide variety of facial creams."

RANDOM OBSESSION: Tulle Skirts
“I just love a tutu!”