HALF HOUR WITH… USAMA KHAN An actor who’s here to stay
How would you describe yourself in three words?
Hardworking, talented, and good looking.
Which one of your projects is your favourite?
‘Dobara’ and ‘Ishq Jalebi’.
How was your experience in acting alongside Hadiqa Kiani and Bilal Abbas Khan for your recent drama 'Dobara’?
I had a wonderful experience. Throughout the process, they were very supportive. Till today we are in contact and share a good bond. It was a nice and different experience.
Tell us three things no one knows about you.
Nothing, honestly speaking, I have no idea.
Why did you pursue a career in acting?
I always wanted to become an actor. So after completing my studies, I did my work and internship in a bank, and then I got a chance.
What is the best advice you have ever gotten?
The best advice is ‘The experience you gain by each passing year is the best experience ever to gain.’
First thing you notice about other people?
Knowledge, the way they talk, the way they carry themselves.
A film or drama that you have always enjoyed?
The Indian movie ‘3 Idiots’ - I think this movie is based on everyone’s life.
Complete the sentence:Sometimes all you need is __
Sometimes all I need is rest and lots of sleep.
INTERVIEW: HANIA SEHR
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