Los Angeles, United States
Daniel, 33
Film Producer
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What do you do and why do you do it?

I do film producing because it is something that I love and I'm good at it

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

Jay Z - Heart of the City

What are the best TV shows of all time?

3rd Rock from the Sun, Arrested Development, The Office, Breaking Bad, How to Make It in America

Name some spots in Los Angeles that are good for a Tinder date.

The Hudson

Who’s your hero and where in Los Angeles would you take them out for a serious hang?

David Beckham. The Edison, then - Shamrock Social Club

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Online

What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?

There is no such spot

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Beaches. I'd love to go more often

What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in Los Angeles and where did you get it?

Ankimo over at Fumi Sushi

Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Los Angeles that you particularly like?

The Darkroom

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Los Angeles? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

I don't do spots based on the price

What restaurant in Los Angeles looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

Cholada Thai Beach Cuisine

Where can you get the best cocktail in Los Angeles? Which one do you like?

Whiskey sour over at Doheny Room

Where would you take your partner in Los Angeles if you wanted to really pamper them?

Montage Spa

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

You can get a variety of great chocolate candy back where I'm from, which you can buy in LA in a Ukrainian or Russian stores

What’s the one place you think is overrated in Los Angeles?

Pink's Hot Dogs

What’s the one place you think is underrated in Los Angeles?

Chorizo Taco Truck over at La Brea/Hawthorne Ave

What are the Los Angeles spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

Supreme store. I love seeing the lines of tourists going down Fairfax Ave on dewy mornings

Tomorrow’s your last day in Los Angeles. How do you spend it?

I would take my girl to visit all of the spots in both of our lists

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

At the moment it's Oahu (not a city, but still awesome)

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