21 Questions and answers from Actress, singer, muser Gigi Cesare that we're all dying to know! Brought to you by Muser Magazine.
1. What is your name? *
2. Where are you from? *
3. How did you get started on Musical.ly? *
Everyone was talking about it at school and I knew I wanted in on this super fun trend.
4. Did making Musical.ly's come natural to you? *
I thought it did then I look back now at my old ones and go "what was I doing?!" haha.
5. What is your favorite transition to use and why? *
Slo-mo because no other app had mastered it and its like a real throwback Mtv video.
6. Describe your first featured Musical.ly. *
It was a cringey version to Iggy & Rita Ora's Black Widow - I'm crumpling as I speak of it now.
7. What does a typical day look like for you? *
Wake up, get my sister's hair done and send her off to school, quick workout, cyber school
then content, content, content - and a call with my manager in NYC and soc med manager too.
8. If you had to be an insect for a day what would you be and why? *
Praying Mantis because they are so regal, mysterious and misunderstood.
9. Which Musical.ly of yours do you wish you could go back and change and why? *
Any musically prior to 2018 - my big hair and blank stares are just OMG.
10. What is your most embarrassing moment? *
I was accepting an award on stage and I forgot why I was there and what to say and I froze
deer-in-headlight full on froze for like 30 seconds.
11. Name your 5 must-have items in your Zombie Apocalypse survival kit? *
Pizza, machete, h20, my dad, phone
12. What is your dream vacation (real life or fantasy)- and who would you take with you? *
My dad wants to go back to the Great Barrier Reef and mom wants to go to Italy so I guess I'll have to settle for taking my sister to Austria (wherever they filmed the Sound of Music).
13. Imagine you could turn any activity (non-sport) into an Olympic event. What event would you win a gold medal at? *
Finding reasons to never do the list of things my mom makes every day.
14. What is your claim to fame besides Musical.ly? *
First teen actress turned emerging-trap artist / vocalist.
15. Most Musers use a lot of hand motions in their Musical.ly's. Which one do you think is the silliest and why? *
Evan Hufferd - any motion he does is the silliest. He completely slays me with his stuff.
16. Would you rather: Have earthworms for eyebrows or clams for ears? *
Clams for ears.
17. Pineapple pizza or pepperoni pizza? *
18. Batman or Superman? *
19. Tell your best joke. *
I'm more of a roaster than a joke teller but here goes... why is 6 afraid of 7? Cuz 7 ate 9 .... I'm
here all week, thank you good night!
20. If life were a video game, what would be your cheat code? *
The very best cheat code in life is to literally take what you love when you're little and find a
way to turn it into a career when you're older. I am lucky to be doing just that.
21. You made it! You just won the Oscar for Best Performance! Let's hear your winning speech: *
Remember everyone who said "you couldn't" and "you'll never" well I want to thank them for giving me the burn to reach and find the strength when things seemed impossible... I'm here because of you as well as my loyal supporters.