10 Questions for Ernest Lupinacci

Ernest Lupinacci

CEO, Ernest Industries

Where are you right now?
Sitting at my desk in my apartment re-writing the screenplay for a horror movie (it's somewhat autobiographical). 

What's your latest tech must have?
MacBook Air; phones are for yacking, tablets are for watching, this thing is for DOING. 

What's your dream breakfast date?
My daughter - the inimitable Georgia Lafayette Lupinacci - and Story Seminar legend Robert McKee.

Best piece of interview advise?
Look 'em in the eyes and say it like you mean it. 

Your favorite subject at school?
Art History

Cause worth fighting for?
Preserving Net Neutrality and getting rid of Citizens United. 

What are you reading right now?
"Ghost On The Throne - The Death of Alexander The Great and The War for Crown and Empire" by James Romm. As dramatic and epic as any fiction George R. R. Martin would have conjured up, and it brilliantly explains how the aftermath of Alexander's death - in many ways - shaped the world we live in today.  

What's your favorite get away?
The dark corridors of my mind, or the pool at SoHo House New York - if it's sunny. 

What was your first job?
Scipt Associate on America's Most Wanted; although my uncanny resemblance to one of the shows fugitives made it uncomfortable whenever the FBI would come to the production offices. 

If you could have a super power, what would it be?
What do you mean "if"?