We asked our five finalists to answer the following questions, allowing Star-Telegram.com readers to know more about each of the dream prom candidates. What follows are their candid responses.
Name: Lauren Romeo School, grade: R. L. Paschal High School, Senior
Prom theme: Not set yet, but might be 'One Night to Remember'
Describe your 'dream prom: My 'dream prom' consists of me wearing a beautiful gown with a date who picks me up in a limo and has flowers for me. We would show up to prom and have a great time dancing with our friends one last time before graduation.
Tell us about your prom date: I do not have a prom date yet. Someone might ask me, but I really want to go with my twin sister, Lindsay.
Favorite TV show: What I Like About You
Favorite movie: Simon Burch, Stepmom, and Crazy/Beautiful
Favorite sport/team: Dallas Mavericks
Favorite color: Blue
Favorite song: 'Don't' - Billy Currington
Favorite flower: Red roses
Favorite clothing store/designer: Francesca's Collections, Betsey Johnson
Describe your personal style: I like all sorts of different styles, but I'm really into comfortable but cute clothes - sort of summery, really flowy shirts and all different patterns. Relaxed and casual.
Favorite meal: Fettuccine alfredo
Favorite celebrity: Reese Witherspoon
Who is your idol and why? My mom is my idol. Even though she is no longer with us, she has taught me many things. She was a single mother of six, hard-working and loving at the same time.