Milind Soman unplugged
He wanted to be a swimmer, but instead ended up being India’s first supermodel. Milind is back on TV, hosting a reality show Khel Khel Mein on DD and will soon be seen on Khatron Ke Khiladi 3.entertainment Updated: Aug 14, 2010 18:15 IST
He wanted to be a swimmer, but instead ended up being India’s first supermodel. Tall, dark, brooding and handsome, Soman’s
Mills and Boon
looks made him a favourite with women, and Alisha Chinai’s
Made In India
video made him a household name.
He acted in a few TV serials and films such as
Rules – Pyaar Ka Superhit Formula
. Now, Milind is back on TV, hosting a reality show
Khel Khel Mein
on DD and will soon be seen on
Khatron Ke Khiladi 3
What would you do if Superman paid you a visit?
Sort out his love life.
What is your idea of a highly boring evening?
I am never bored; there is just not enough time to do and see and experience everything.
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If you were stranded on a desert island and could keep five things with you, what would you choose?
Instead of things, I would rather have three friends, my girl friend and my mother.
The turning point of your life?
Learning how to swim at age nine.
What drives you up the wall?
One film dialogue you love?
Everything in The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.
One household chore you’d rather do yourself?
Sweeping, it’s very good as a fitness activity.
Your typical Sunday?
A long run in the hills.
If you had to make a comedy film, who would you cast?
All the MPs in parliament.
Three places you love shopping in?
Chor Bazaar and Lakda Bazaar in Mumbai or at any flea market anywhere in the world.
If you had to spend one crore in a day, what would you do?
Buy land and plant a jungle.
The one show you don’t like to miss on TV?
I don’t watch TV.
If you could go back in time, which period of history would you go back to and why?
I would go back to find the missing link in human evolution.
You are sentimental about...
The gadget you are lusting for?
A time machine.
What do you do in a crisis?
The craziest rumour you have heard about yourself?
That I had an affair with Ratan Tata!
If you could eat anything and never put on weight, what would you live on?
I do eat anything and everything that I want and I never put on weight!
Your exercise routine?
Keep your mind, body and spirit active every minute.
One thing you love about your partner?
That she loves me.
Your favourite indoor and outdoor game?
You have faith in?
The will of the universe.
First Published: Aug 13, 2010 14:39 IST