Drama actors Aiman Hakim, 31, and Zahirah MacWilson, 25, have been married for less than a couple of month when the MCO kicked into impact.
However the newlyweds, who initially deliberate to spend their honeymoon in Europe, select to see this surprising flip of occasions as a blessing. “Something that occurs, occurs for a motive, ” Zahirah provided.
Certainly, this newfound abundance of free time has allowed the 2, who’re often slowed down by their respective filming commitments, to deepen their relationship. “She all the time remembers God and that’s lovely, ” Aiman mentioned, in regards to the one stunning trait he discovered about Zahirah lately.
The couple replenish their time doing easy actions collectively. “We prepare dinner collectively, ” Zahirah mentioned. “He’s my sous chef. I’m the top chef. He has actually good style buds so if there’s a sure ingredient lacking, he’ll spot it and counsel that I add this or that in.”
The 2 additionally spend time making content material for his or her YouTube channel collectively, moreover indulging in TV reveals like Stranger Issues, When They See Us and Shark Tank.
On the skilled entrance, each Aiman and Zahirah had their initiatives briefly halted because of the MCO. Aiman was within the midst of filming a neighborhood drama whereas Zahirah was selling her movie, Bulan Dan Pria Terhebat.
“I really began practising social distancing once I was filming on set two weeks earlier than the MCO. I felt unhealthy at first as a result of I knew some folks would possibly get offended. About two or three days earlier than the MCO, I made a decision to take a step again from filming altogether, ” Aiman mentioned.
In the meantime, Zahirah was excited for audiences to see her movie debut on Bulan Dan Pria Terhebat, which spent lower than every week on the cinemas earlier than the MCO got here into impact.
“It was upsetting at first as a result of it’s my first film, however what has occurred is for the higher and I’m hoping we’ll come again stronger.”