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The pair met through a mutual friend five years ago and spent time at sporting events and bars platonically for an entire year, never thinking of romance until Cheng joked about it.“I said, ‘I call dibs if you’re ever on the market again,’ ” says Cheng.“We had a long scene [we were working on together], and we just kept spending time together getting to know each other,” Manzoor, a 32-year-old British improv actress, recalls. I was kind of done with men.” After months of rehearsals, Manzoor and Catton performed for classmates, who commented that they had great chemistry.
It wasn’t a quick swipe right on Tinder, but rather two months in a small acting workshop in Hell’s Kitchen that brought together Conrad Catton and Nadia Manzoor.
We all like to think that before online dating, couples met exclusively through romcom-ready meet-cutes at the airport or in the bookstore.