38% of you want to be actors
Parineeti Chopra, star in Ishaqzaade, Shudh Desi Romance
One of the most refreshing actors in Bollywood right now, Parineeti’s self-brand is successful, witty, and charming, and everyone
wants a piece of her!
When did you decide you want to be an actor?
“I always wanted to be an investment banker. Post the recession, while working in the marketing team at YRF, I fell in love with the acting profession and everything, thankfully, fell in place... and here I am!”
Being an actor is your dream job because...
“It lets me play out different things everyday. It’ll never get monotonous or boring, ever!”
What is your advice to someone who wishes to be an actor?
“Follow your heart. Work hard. There’s no substitute for that.”
What are the qualities of a successful actor?
“Hard work. And you have to have the passion to want to learn more every day to make yourself a better actor!”
What’s the toughest part about being an actor?
“Working around the clock! But I love what I do, so no complaints!”
Printed dress with
cut-out detail, Falguni & Shane Peacock; wooden heel peep-toe shoes,