Actress, model, TV show host besides being an epitome of eastern beauty, Sonya has talent and skill to match. Since her debut on the small screen in 2011 in a drama serial called Dareeche, Hussyn has made her way up to sheer success doing mega projects back to back and now a film in her kitty. Alongside, she has been modelling for the country’s top fashion houses. We asked the actress to spare 60 seconds for us for a quick chat. Excerpts follow: 

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?

I think I need to find more time for myself maybe, I haven’t been able to.

Who is the most inspirational person in your life?

Mohammad Ali Jinnah.

How do you define peace?

Contentment with one’s self and surroundings.

What do you splurge on the most?

Probably shoes.

What brings you the greatest joy?

My parent’s presence and travelling.

What is your spirit animal?


What do you love the most about Pakistan?

The rich culture and the heritage, it’s all very fascinating.

Home is…

Where my mother is.

I can't stop talking about…

Acting and the craft!

This makes me most happy…

Spending time with street children. 

My guilty pleasure is…

Dark chocolate brownie with ice-cream. 

My worst habit is…

Over-obsessing I guess, I need to be more decisive.