Cosmo Exclusive: 12 Things You Didn't Know About Radhika Apte

Star of the much recommended Netflix Originals series, Sacred Games, gets candid with Cosmo! 

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The first thing you read in the morning?
“A good morning message from my husband.”

The last thing you do before bed?
“I text him goodnight. This has become a routine because we are in different time zones usually.”

What book is on your bedside table waiting to be read?
“I take my time with books as I read two to three books simultaneously. The one that I’m really enjoying at the moment is called Attached by Amir Levine and Rachel SF Heller. An all time favourite that I always have on me is called What Makes You Not A Buddhist by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse.”

The show you're binge-watching RN?
“The third season of Fargo.”

Favourite emoji?
“A friend and I were chatting and he used the lighting emoji and I realised I’ve never used that before.”

The last film that made you cry?
“I saw Out Of Africa last week. There’s a line from it, ‘When God wants to punish you, he listens to your prayers’, and that really hit me.”

The app you can't live without?
“WhatsApp. My LDR wouldn’t be able to survive without it.”

What's your phone screensaver?
“It’s a picture of mugs with breasts engraved on them. A friend posted it on her IG and I had to make it my screensaver.”

A song that gets you on the dance floor?
“Old Man by Neil Young. It’s so groovy that I use it as my alarm ringer to wake up to every day.”

The last person you followed on Instagram?
“An American Asian, Neil Bajaj.”

The last thing that made you laugh?
“My husband singing to me on the phone.”

The last thing you googled?
“The last three things I Googled were: ‘nightlife in Lisbon’ because I’m going there; ‘short haircuts’ because I just got one and the film ‘Red Sparrow’ because I just saw it.

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