SHANE JENEK AKA COURTNEY ACT by ALEK & STEPH / INTERVIEW
Most of you know Shane Jenek under his stage name, Courtney Act, an Australian drag celebrity, pop singer and entertainer, he was a semi-finalist on Australian Idol in 2003. We have featured Courtney Act several times on OhLaLa inclusing an interview of Courtney Act back in July for the release of Disgraceland [COURTNEY ACT / WELCOME TO DISGRACELAND] Today we get to ask Shane Jenek a few questions and show you images we've got to snaps during his stay in Los Angeles a couple of weeks ago.
Who is Shane and who is Courtney Act ?
Who is Shane? Well... I am an Australian boy, who loves to have a good time... knows how to have a good time... and usually does!
Courtney is an entertainer, a glamazon and a lot of fun… but she’s not like other girls.
What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally?
I love performing, I love being creative. I love when people find their passion and follow it... those things turn me on.
If you were a reincarnation of someone or something what or who would it be?
Sometimes I think I was a black female backup singer with a really big voice in a past life. I think that would be fun. Like... one of the other Supremes.
Your most marked characteristic?
I always have fun. Not matter what I am doing. I think you have to find the fun in everything that you do and if you can't.. then you should not do it.
What is your most treasure possession?
I have a pair of shoes that were made for me by The House Of Gaga after I sang at Lady Gaga's birthday party. They are amazing! They are black with silver spikes and crystals all over them and can be seen strutting it in my new clip!
What do you most value in people?
I value people who are passionate and who know how to have a good time. The two are a wicked combination.
Where would you like to live?
Well funny you should mention it... I think I am going to enter the Green Card lottery. I am having a secret love affair with the LA... It is such a great city, great weather, great lifestyle and so much opportunity...
Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?
Do the Spice Girls count as fiction?
What is your motto?
It has to feel good
Where do you see your self 5 years from now ?
Well I am bound to hit puberty eventually... and when I do... I guess Courtney's time will be up...