Beauty with brains, Mawra Hocane, has been garnering success ever since she stepped in the industry. The starling started as a VJ and later hit the TV screens to become a recurring face we see on TV. She made her silver screen debut with Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 and we all know about her Bollywood debut in Sanam Teri Kasam. Hocane’s delicate features and petite frame belongs on the ramp as she has modeled for various high-end designers. Little broadcasted fact, Hocane is also a lawyer, summing up to a full package. Taking time from a full schedule, she sits down for a quick chat with MAG. Read on: 

If your life was a movie, what genre would it be?

Romantic drama.

One thing you can eat any time of the day?

I don’t know about eating, but I can have tea anytime in the day. 

Favourite cartoon character of all time?

Flynn Rider from Tangled. 

An actor you would want to swap lives with?

All the actors who are trained in martial arts or a dance form.

If you were to run away and start a new life, where would you go?

I wouldn’t want it any other way. I’ll start where my heart is, life’s been exceptionally comforting when I am in Pakistan. 

Best and worst purchase you have ever made?

Worst, an Hermes scarf which I thought was a shawl and it turned out really thin and small. Best, my shoe collection.

Favourite book of all time

Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak. 

One ridiculous thing you grew up believing as a child?

I believed that Allama Iqbal dreamt about Pakistan during his exams. 

If you could pick your own nickname, what would it be? 

I like being called M over everything else.

What would a day with yourself look like?

It will be a lot of sleep, comfort food, a good read and deep contemplation of future.

How do you take your coffee?

With sugar and cream. 

Home is... ? 

Where Urwa is.