Amy Hargreaves is an actress you may know best as Maggie Mathieson on Homeland. You may have also seen her in films like Michael Clayton and Blue Ruin. Currently she stars in Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, which our Alan Sepinwall describes as a “haunting, slow-motion drama.” Additionally, Hargreaves will star in the upcoming thriller Super Dark Times which will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 20th. Hargreaves was nice enough to make time to participate in our 20 questions questionnaire series recently.
1. You walk into a bar. What do you order from the bartender?
This has to be a seasonal answer: Spring — Sancerre or a margarita rocks/salt. Summer — rosé. Fall — that Belgian beer they float the orange slice in, I forget what it’s called. Winter — pinot noir.
2. Who’s your favorite person to follow on Twitter and/or Instagram?
My kids on IG. I lurk. That’s just responsible parenting in 2017. Twitter- I’m still crushing on @laurenduca.
3. What’s currently waiting for you on your DVR or in your streaming queue?
The Walking Dead, Project Runway Junior, Call the Midwife, Peaky Blinders.
4. It’s your last meal — what are you going out with?
Probably a couple slices from L&N Spumoni Gardens in Brooklyn eaten at the parking lot picnic tables.
5. What websites do you visit on a regular basis?
NY Times, Dlisted, IMDb, Curbed, DNA Info.
6. What’s the most frequently played song on your mobile device?
I’ve got the Oscar Peterson Pandora station stuck on top for a while now. But when I’m walking to the subway it’s MJ: “Rock With You” or “Off the Wall.”
7. If you could go back and give your 18-year-old self one piece of advice what would it be?
Set boundaries. Put your foot down. Be patient.
8. What’s the last thing you Googled?
The weather in NYC. I’m in sunny LA right now and I felt the need to confirm the rumor that it is cold and pouring back home.
9. Dogs or cats?
Dogs. Or rather dog- my sweet dog Fred.
10. Best concert of your life was…?
All of the ones I went to with my friends at Jones Beach in the summers when I was a teenager. INXS, Berlin, Paul Young, The Thompson Twins, Rod Stewart….