Aamir Ali takes mid-day.com’s ‘Asli Mumbaikar’ rapid fire
Aamir Ali is a true Mumbaikar. Be it watching Salman Khan movies at Gaiety Galaxy to sipping on tapri ki chai, he loves it all. Read on to find out more!
Vada Pav or Pav Bhaji?
Pav Bhaji because I love it.
Rickshaw or Kaali Peeli?
Rickshaw because I like the openness and fresh air. I find kaali peelis a little dirty sometimes.
Juhu beach or Bandra Bandstand?
Juhu beach is closer to my house but I love Bandstand as well.
Gateway of India or Marine Drive?
Marine Drive because Gateway of India is too crowded.
Local train or BEST bus?
I prefer bus, trains are extremely crowded. I used to take the bus to college.
Tapri ki chai or Sol Kadhi?
Tapri ki chai.
Favourite restaurant in the city?
Silver Beach café, Lokhandwala.
Watching a play at Prithvi theatre or watching a movie at Gaiety Galaxy?
I’m more of a movie person so a Salman Khan movie at Gaiety Galaxy.
Favourite place in Mumbai?
My home in Andheri Lokhandwala.
The Mumbai lingo you use the most?
What do you love most about the city?
It’s home, I’ve been born and brought up here. In fact, I’m one of the few actors from the city, most others have come from outside.
Mumbai during rains or Mumbai during winter?
Both but winter hardly lasts so I enjoy the chilly weather, the rains last 4-5 months.