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Personal Agenda: Shazahn Padamsee, actor

Daughter of well-known actors Alyque Padamsee and Sharon Prabhakar, actor Shazahn Padamsee, last seen in Housefull 2 shares her likes and dislikes with Yesha Kotak.

brunch Updated: Jul 14, 2012 19:47 IST
Yesha Kotak
Yesha Kotak
Hindustan Times

What do you think would have been your perfect debut film in Bollywood?

The debut that I had, Rocket Singh, Salesman Of The Year (2009).

Movies or theatre, which?


If you were not an actor, you would be…

A lazy spoilt brat.

ShazahnAs an actor, what has been your best experience so far?

Getting to know the cast of Housefull 2 since we have all bonded really well.

Your idea of a perfect holiday?

New York.

Your idea of love?

When it happens to you, it’s real.

The best gift you have received so far?

A diamond solitaire ring from my dad on my 21st birthday.

The last thing you bought for under Rs 10?

A Dairy Milk worth Rs 5.

Have you ever been on a crash diet?

Yes, and it’s very painful.

A movie you have watched again and again?

French Kiss.

One thing you dislike about yourself?

I am quite emotional and very indecisive.

If life had a backspace button, what would you want to delete?

Nothing, because I love my life the way it is – I don’t even want to press the forward button.

On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate yourself as an actor?


Your most comfortable outfit?

Tank top and shorts with Havaiana flip-flops.

Three things you cannot live without?

My BlackBerry, my mom and my car.

Do you believe in fairytale endings?

Yes, I am a die-hard romantic.

A fast food item you crave?

Lays Magic Masala chips.

What is the one thing you can’t help splurging on?

Designer handbags.

You wouldn’t be caught dead wearing…

Shoulder pads.

HousefullThe most embarrassing moment of your life?

When I was going for an event and my heel broke.

Three places you love shopping in?

New York, London and Bangkok.

What makes your day?

A grilled chicken sandwich and a cappuccino.

What brings a smile to your face?

Meeting friends.

The last line of your autobiography would read…

And she lived happily ever after.

You are closest to…

My mom.

If I could...

I’d live on pizzas and desserts, and be lazy

Be invisible and listen to what people are gossiping about

Buy a Rolls Royce Phantom

Want to be reborn as Marilyn Monroe

Sun sign:



October 19

Place of birth:




First break:

Face of Clean and Clear


JB Petit High School: Jai Hind College, Mumbai

High point of your life:

The first time I acted on stage

Low point of your life:

When I got rejected for a Kit Kat commercial at 19 at the last minute

Currently doing:

Will start working for my next film in a month

From HT Brunch, July 15

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First Published: Jul 13, 2012 11:22 IST