Diane Warren is a prolific American songwriter who has received six Academy Award nominations, and recently won a Golden Globe for her song "You Haven't Seen the Last of Me" sung by Cher in Burlesque. She is one of the most successful songwriters of all time and has written for Celine Dion, Aerosmith, LeAnn Rimes, and Faith Hill.
Quote: Be dyslexic when you hear the word “no.”
Treasure: My songs
Escape: My writing room
Vacation: I don’t really take them…but if I did, Miami would be nice.
Inspiration: It’s everywhere—you just have to pay attention.
Movie: Citizen Kane
Work of Art: Whatever inspires me.
Song: Too many to name!
Designer (past or present): Whomever I can get the best deals from.
Misconception (about you): That I’m extroverted when, in reality, I am really shy.
Guilty Pleasure: Shopping
Junk Food: Pizza, fries, and ice-blended mochas
Youth Remedy: Never grow up
De-Stress Mechanism: Writing songs
Cocktail: Ice, blended
Party: Hanging with my friends
Hangover Remedy: I don’t drink much
Pals: Learning to keep my friends close and my enemies closer, as Vito Corleone said.
Crush: I think I’m in love with my cat
Lipstick and Nail Color: Don’t use nail polish, and I use lighter shades of lip-gloss.
TV Show: I don’t watch much TV
Cartoon Character: Wile E. Coyote (because he never gave up!)
Menu: Anything vegetarian friendly
Restaurant: Anywhere vegetarian friendly