Know Kartik Aaryan like never before

Here's what Kartik Aaryan notices first in a woman

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Putting Kartik Aaryan on the cover of the February issue of THE MAN was an acknowledgement of his heartthrob status with the millennials. Take his name and the reaction (from young women) seems almost uniform — excited glint in the eyes, hand on the heart, a soft moan, his name on a soft sigh... 

Question time with Kartik Aaryan: 

How do you unwind? 

By going on holidays. I love travelling alone, observing people, talking to them...  

If we were to catch you unawares at home, you'd be...

Wearing nothing. I walk around my home wearing boxers


Burgers, pizzas. Every time I eat, I'm cheating 

You binge watch...

Friends, Breaking Bad. I miss Game of Thrones 

Three things that make an actor popular...

Talent, interactive skills, dancing

What's the sort of role / movie you would never do...

I don't think there's anything I'd never do

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Game plan as an actor... 

Working to become an actor who's a star

What brings a smile to your face?

When I prove someone wrong

First set of wheels..

Red Sunny  

Favourite set of wheels right now...

Royal Enfield — the classic will always be there. I love riding bikes

Dream car... 


What annoys you the most? 

When those working with you or for you have to be told the same thing again and again

Favourite tipple... 

I don't drink alcohol. I love orange juice — mixed with nothing

What's the first thing you notice in a woman? 


What makes you start dating her?

Compatibility. The conversations I can have

In your bucket list..

Play football with Ronaldo

Favourite tech...

A DSLR camera. I love photography....Camera shades — I love those shades that click pictures

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Wildest rumour about yourself...

Every day there's a new one....that I'd hired someone to go along on a date. Wild one, huh? 

Your relationship advise to young couples...

Try trusting each other

Your dream role


PICTURES: Errikos Andreou



LOCATION: Sin City Rooftop Cafe, Mumbai

HAIR : Milan Thapa; MAKE-UP: Vicky Salvi; ASSISTANT STYLING: Kajal Singh

PRODUCTION: Neha Ahuja for N2Root


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