The Proust Questionnaire: Jacob Waller

Jill is in love with Jacob in If You Have to Ask. They were together while they were both students at UC Berkeley, where they met at a house party. Jacob still loves Jill, but is treating her like a best friend with benefits. Will he ever realize that they’re meant to be together?

Here, get to know Jacob better via the Proust questionnaire. Read the excerpt of If You Have to Ask to see Jill and Jacob together.

James Franco

James Franco as Jacob? I can see it.

What is your idea of perfect happiness?
Hanging out, eating a picnic in the sun.

What is your greatest fear?
Being alone.

Which living person do you most admire?
Nelson Mandela.

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?
Ambivalence.

What do you consider the most overrated virtue?
Patriotism.

What do you dislike most about your appearance?
I’m skinny. Continue reading