Dressed regally in shimmering rust, she looks ethereal as if a puff of wind could blow her away. But that's the impression. “I inherited my genes and the entire team involved with a film presents me in a certain way. It's what is on the inside that matters,” says Aditi Rao Hydari who has taken time out from the film schedule of Ribhu Dasgupta's The Girl on the Train, an adaptation of British author Paula Hawkins' book of the same name, for this photo shoot for THE MAN.
The best gift you've received
How do you unwind?
Hang out with friends
If we were to catch you unawares at home, you'd be wearing...
Shorts and tee
Avocado...truffle oil... quinoa khichdi
If you had to take someone on a date, you would take...
Where would you go...
The south of France, Italy, Amalfi Coast
You fav holiday destination...
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The most foolproof is London in summer
You fav shopping destination...
What you can't resist buying...
Presents for people...perfume
On your playlist...
It's completely schizophrenic; I listen to all sorts of music — Indian classical, Western classical, rap, hip hop, Coke Studio, qawwali...
Favourite cuisine... Japanese...Southeast
What makes an actor popular...
Good PR, a godfather, a good trainer, a controversy
A movie that left a lasting impression on you...
A book that left a lasting impression on you...
Mark Haddons's The Curious Incident of a Dog in the Night-Time
You look best in...
Some clothes...not a lot...
If you could change one thing about your face, what would it be?
Your relationship advice to young couples...
Keep healing yourself constantly and don't put all the pressure on one person
A skill you want to acquire...
Not be super sensitive...no, no, that's not a skill...I'd like to get back to kalaripayattu
What's the sort of role / movie you would never do...
Something I wouldn't want to watch...where they make derogatory remarks about women, rape jokes, negative comments on women, insensitive cinema
What's in your bucket list?
To record for (AR) Rahman sir (I have already done a live show with him)...buy an island
What brings a smile to your face?
What annoys you the most?
Inauthentic people, inefficient people
What's the first thing you notice in a woman?
In a man?
His hands, eyes, smile, men who have dimples on their cheeks
Your favourite Perfume