Getting to know… Twanny Scerri and his passion for music, Italy



For over 40 years Twanny Scerri has been a broadcasting benchmark, first on Malta’s national radio stations and now on Calypso Radio.

It was always his wish to be behind a microphone, and his love for Italian music and his relationship with many singers are well known.

But what’s Twanny’s favorite pizza? And see who he’d like to share dinner with.

What’s the last book you read?

Storia del Calcio Italiano

Who is your favorite author?

Gianni Brera

What’s the last movie you watched?

Banana joe

What movie have you seen many times and enjoyed each time you saw it?

All Bud Spencer and Terence Hill movies

Who is your favorite actor / actress?

Bud Spencer and Serena Grandi

What is your favorite game or sport to watch and play?

Soccer

Which team do you support?

AC Milan

What song would you sing at a karaoke party?

Che Fantastica Storia E ‘La Vita – Venditti

Who is your favorite singer / band?

Antonello Venditti

What show / event would you like to attend / did you attend?

I attended several music concerts in Italy – I Pooh, Claudio Baglioni, Ivana Spagna

What items would you take with you to a desert island?

Beer, sports magazines

Which of the five senses do you think is the strongest?

Speaking

What’s that thing that you couldn’t someday live without?

Mobile phone

Are you checking your horoscope?

No

What age would you choose if you could have one age forever?

In my teenage years, at 18.

What invention would you erase from history?

Anything that produces pollution

Would you like to know the day you die?

No.

What is your favorite animal?

Cat

What is your favorite type of foreign food?

Italian pasta

What is your favorite hobby?

sport

What is your favourite season?

Winter

What’s your favorite ice cream topping?

Old Tan-Nanna Gelat

What’s your favorite pizza?

Napoleon

What is your favorite color?

Red

What’s your favorite pasta dish?

Spaghetti Marinara

What’s your favorite cartoon series?

The Flintstones

What did you enjoy doing the most during the summer vacation?

To swim

What career did you see yourself in when you were young?

Radio host

What is your best memory from childhood?

My old friends Kalkara in the 1970s

Did you learn to ride a bike?

No

Who was your super hero?

Silvio Berlusconi at the head of AC MILAN

What subject did you do well in school?

Languages ​​- English and Italian

What subject did you dislike the most in school?

Mathematics

Was there a family tradition that has never been missed?

Christmas lunch

What are the best values ​​you owe your parents?

Respect, kindness and love

What would you change in your home if you could?

Nothing

What is it that really makes you angry?

Jealousy

Is your glass half full or half empty?

Half full

Are you a sore loser?

Sometimes yes

What is your biggest regret?

Do not broadcast radio shows in the late 60s (started in the late 70s)

What’s the first thing you look for in a partner and / or friend?

Honesty and credibility

What is your biggest fear?

Die in pain

What is your life motto?

Live and let live

What’s the one thing that can instantly improve your day?

See my granddaughter and my grandson getting ahead in their lives

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do or buy?

Travel around the world

If you could share a meal with 4 people, living or deceased, who would they be?

I will choose a farmer, a sailor, a bartender and a priest

If you could bring one back from the dead, who would it be?

My father

If you could time travel, when and where would you go?

Austria and Norway

If you could live anywhere outside of Malta, where would it be?

Norway and Austria

If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Pasta

If you could eliminate one of the Seven Deadly Sins, which one would it be?

Desire

If you were to be given a super power, what would you choose?

I would refuse it.

Coffee or tea?

Coffee

Walk or swim?

To swim

Summer or winter?

Winter

Italy or England?

Italy

Catering or delivery?

Restaurant

Early bird or night owl?

night Bird

Fish or meat?

Me at

Cell phone or television?

Mobile

Black or white?

Noir

Movie or TV series?

Movie