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Inside/out with Jamie McLaren, actress, freedom fighter, Air Marshall's daughter, olive eater
September 08, 2008

Describe yourself in five words?
Bold, honest, hopeful, romantic, anxious

What's the best piece of advice you've ever received?
Follow your heart, or alternatively, 'this above all: to thine own self be true'

What's the most ridiculous thing you've ever done?
Not followed my heart

What is your most treasured possession?
My underwear, maybe?

What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
Knowing you are responsible for your fall

Do you have any strange hobbies?
Slicing avocado, and stuffing olives with blue cheese

What do you dislike most about your appearance?
The fact that I can sometimes appear to be what I am not (unless I'm on stage as someone I'm not)

What is your greatest extravagance?

What have you got in your fridge?
(I'm between fridges)

What is your greatest fear?
Loneliness, deep water

What have you got in your pockets right now?
My passport, a boarding pass for KLM 0691, tear drenched tissues, a to-do list (almost done) in a plastic bag with a heart on it, mp3 player, a precious stone

What is your favourite journey?
Don't stop believing

Who are your heroes in real life?
Those whose heroism occurs daily. for example: Laurie Watermeyer, Tiger, Katie MacTavish, my Mum, my Dad, Linette Frewin, Bev Clark, Daniel Bonk, Diane D'Aquila

When and where were you happiest?
Recently, far from here

What's your biggest vice?

What were you like at school?
Awkward, bossy

What are you doing next?
Boarding a plane, sadly

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