“I’d Entertain Audiences ‘Til The Day I Die:” A TDQ Q&A With Actress And Dancer Katrina Norman

Katrina Norman

While Katrina Norman may be a force of nature she has caused way less property damage than hurricane Katrina and is much better looking than Stormin’ Norman Schwarzkopf.

This week’s TDQ Q&A is with actress and dancer Katrina Norman. Katrina spoke to us about her work on VH1’s “Hit the Floor,” her plans for the future and following her gut. Here is this week’s TDQ Q&A With Katrina Norman:

The Daily Quarterly: Who was your favorite actress growing up? 

Katrina Norman: That’s a toss up between Julia Roberts and Lucille Ball.

TDQ: Who was your favorite dancer growing up?

KN: I had several influential dancers in my life but I can remember wanting to be just like Tina Caspary.

TDQ: What made you want to be in show business?

KN: I simply loved entertaining people!

TDQ: What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten?

KN: Always follow your gut.

TDQ: What’s the worst advice you’ve ever gotten?

KN: Don’t follow your gut.
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“If I’ve Made It This Far, You Can Too:” A TDQ Q&A With Actress And Dancer Valery Ortiz

Valery Ortiz

Look for Valery Ortiz on VH1’s show “Hit the Floor.” In fact, you are already at a computer so go to vh1.com right now and watch the series premiere! It’s cool. We’ll wait.

This week’s TDQ Q&A features actress and dancer Valery Ortiz. Valery spoke with us about her new show on VH1, “Hit the Floor,” how much her family has influenced her and how we reminded her of high school. Here is this week’s TDQ Q&A with Valery Ortiz:

The Daily Quarterly: What made you want to be in show business?

Valery Ortiz: My brother Hector had a lot to do with my love for show business! He used our home video camera to direct us both (and any family and friends interested) in mini movies, music videos, stop motion animation (with my ‘Grape Escape Game’ play-dough), just about everything! That’s what we did for fun growing up so I always had a pure love for it.

TDQ: What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten?

VO: A very wise man (Papi!) has always told me you can’t trust everyone. Unfortunately he’s right. But I thank him SO much for that. It sounds weird but I feel strong because of it.

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