I’d love to dance like Madhuri Dixit: Yami Gautam

Bollywood’s pretty girl loves to gorge on Elaichi chai and bread pakoras. And how does she maintain her svelte figure after that? Well, it’s hot yoga for her. The Vicky Donor actor opens up to Brunch on much more.

brunch Updated: Jul 27, 2014 16:33 IST
Veenu Singh
Veenu Singh
Hindustan Times
Yami Gautam,Personal agenda,bollywood

Romance or comedy, which genre do you enjoy doing more?

What inspires you?
The fact that being good is not enough. You need to push your limits.

If you could wear one piece of clothing for life, what would it be?
I’m fond of wearing dresses in floral prints and neon colours.

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Being alone at a party or alone at home, which do you prefer?

Being alone at a party is better as I love to observe people.

After a long day at work, what do you love to gorge on?

Elaichi chai and bread pakoras.

You feel the most comfortable in.
A night suit.

Your favourite street food.
Pani puri.

Bollywood's most romantic pair.
Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol

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The biggest risk you have taken.

Leaving college mid-way and coming to Mumbai.

Who are you closest to?
My mother.

What makes you feel glamorous?
An outfit that complements my body type and nicely blow-dried hair.

Your fitness schedule.
I do hot yoga and TRX, a kind of suspension training.

Your favourite ice-cream flavour.
Vanilla. It may be simple but it’s hard to perfect.

Directors you want to work with.
Imtiaz Ali and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra.


A food item you would never eat.


Your dream destination.


Your skincare mantra.

I drink a lot of water and never go to bed without cleansing my face.

One thing you never leave home without.

My cell phone.

Three cosmetics you can’t do without.

Home-made kajal, my lip tint and a sunscreen.

A talent you would love to acquire.

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First Published: Jul 25, 2014 16:49 IST