With such an impressive track record, it’s clear that Mishqah Parthiephal has been making all the right moves – her transition from the small to the silver has been effortless and a natural progression of her undeniable talent.
Having starred in the 2010 epic White Gold, Mishqah subsequently appeared in several other films, including her most recent project, Paraya, which premiered at this years’ Cannes Film Festival. Now, she’s marking her second international film with Keeping Up with Kandasamy’s; but before the Durban-born beauty delves into her next film, TV show or advert, we got to catch up with Mishqah to find out a little more about her passions and pastimes.
Describe yourself in 5 words:
Happy, determined, crazy, weird, adventurous.
What’s your idea of the perfect date?
Going hiking and/or having a picnic.
Who is your celebrity crush and why?
Zac Efron – how hot is his body!
What do you look for in a man?
Independence, honesty and affection.
When you were little you wanted to be?
Your biggest relationship deal breaker (or turn off) is?
What do you like to do for fun or to relax?
I love colouring in Mandalas! Its my new fav.
Best surprise gift you ever received from your partner or a loved one?
Private flying lesson.
If you could instantly download a special skills or super powers like an app what would they be?
To freeze time, so those special and beautiful moments could last forever,
Right now, what are you completely obsessed with?
I’m obsessed with Game of Thrones. I cant wait for the new season to begin!
What would people be surprised to know about you?
That I’m a simple girl. I like the simple things in life.
What are you most looking forward to this year?
I’m just looking forward to the exciting new adventures that this year will bring. I feel like this is going to be an amazing year for me.
What can’t you live without?
I cant live without tea. I have at least three cups a day!
Who is your favourite celeb #couplegoals duo?
Leeann Liebenberg and Nicky Van der Walt.
Favourite chocolate? Hershey’s Nuggets: Dark Chocolate and Almonds.
Favourite TV show? Game of Thrones. GoT all the way!
Favourite Movie? Comedy: There’s Something About Mary. Drama: Silence of the Lambs
Favourite Travel Accessory? Rayban sunglasses. Love my aviators.
Favourite Clothing Brand? Adidas and Wonderbra.
Favourite childhood memory? Becoming an older sister. My fondest memory was when my sister and brother was born.
Favourite go to hangout? Parkhurst for Brunch. I love Nice, it’s favourite restaurant.
Favourite local sportsman? Brad Binder!
Are you a Wine, champagne or a cocktail kinda girl? Wine!