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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019

Personal Agenda with Elnaaz Norouzi: “Someone messaged my dad on Instagram and proposed to me”

The Sacred Games actor reveals her weirdest social media rendezvous, and says that she is living her dream in India!

brunch Updated: Aug 24, 2019 21:53 IST
Veenu Singh
Veenu Singh
Hindustan Times
Elnaaz would love to gorge on pizza and Iranian food whenever she gets a chance to cheat on her diet
Elnaaz would love to gorge on pizza and Iranian food whenever she gets a chance to cheat on her diet(Photo: Munjal Gandhi)
All about Elnaaz
  • Date of birth: July 9
  • Sunsign: Cancer
  • Place of birth: Tehran
  • Home town: Hannover, Germany
  • Sshool/College: Gymnasium Goetheschule Hannover
  • First break: A Punjabi film Khido Khundi (2018)
  • High point of your life: When I was finally able to pursue my lifelong dream of acting

The last show you binge-watched...?


The best thing about being in India is...?

Being able to live my dream!

What are the three things you look for in a man?

Honesty, intelligence and a caring and supportive attitude.

What gets you in the mood for love?

A nice candlelight dinner.

Your favourite breakfast in bed is…?

Fruits and eggs.

The first thing you do in bed when you wake up...?

Check my phone.

And the last thing you do in bed before sleeping...?

Check my phone to respond to unread messages.

If you had to cheat on your diet, what will you gorge on?

Pizza and Iranian food.

The weirdest thing someone said or did on social media for you?

Someone messaged my dad on Instagram and proposed to me. That was really awkward.

On Elnaaz’s Phone
  • The last thing I googled: A new book I’m going to read soon, Ikigai
  • Most-used app: WhatsApp
  • Least-used app: Facebook
  • Most-watched YouTube video: Behet Ghol Midam Live (Iranian song)
  • First song on my spotify: Don’t Call Me Up by Mabel

What would your Tinder bio be?

I may not be as sexy as I look, but you’ll be laughing a lot !

One relationship rule that you always follow?

That trust and honesty are non-negotiable. These are most important in any relationship.

You de-stress by…?

Chanting or getting a massage!

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From HT Brunch, August 25, 2019

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First Published: Aug 24, 2019 20:52 IST

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