Lux Superstar Ishana is making it big both as model and actor on the small screen. Despite her hectic routine, Ishana manages to squeeze in a little leisure time. She recently talked to The Daily Star about her hang out time…
How do you spend most of your time on your day off?
Ishana: I usually stay at home. I watch movies late into the night and get up late. Just enjoy my free moments.
What's the first thing on your mind when you wake up on a holiday?
Ishana: Definitely, a cup of coffee. I feel I feel energised when I take a sip of coffee in the mornings.
What do you enjoy most during your spare time?
Ishana: Nowadays, there are holidays galore what with hartal and blockades. Besides I like to go shopping at night. Sometimes I glance through the script of a play. I also visit my aunt's home in the capital and hang out with friends. India beckons me and I enjoy shopping there. Apart from this, I visit Rangamati and Cox's Bazar . Cox's Bazar is my favourite travel destination.
What food items are most available in your refrigerator?
Ishana: Different types of fruits and chocolate.
What is usually on your breakfast menu?
Ishana: I generally prefer light food. I mostly have fresh fruit and juice. I generally avoid oily food for breakfast.
What do you prefer more -- reading or watching movies?
Ishana: I usually watch a lot of movies, especially during holidays. But I also like to read. The latest film we watched at the cinema hall was “Nishwartho Bhalobasha”. I'm a big fan of Humayun Ahmed's writing, and have finished all his volumes. I'm now into writings of Samaresh Majumder.
Tell us about your favourite food ...
Ishana: almost anything cooked by my mother. She takes extra care making my favourite dishes during vacations. Fried pumpkin flowers are one item that I love! Another favourite is hilsa eggs.