Jaz Saini is one half of the YouTube duo “YouTwoTV.” Along with her boyfriend, Harjit Bhandal, Jaz has become an international sensation in the digital world for her hilarious and relatable video content that sheds light on everything from relationships and education to navigating today’s social media-driven culture.
Since its launch in February 2016, YouTwoTV has garnered over 120 million views and 550,000 subscribers from all around the world. Earlier this year, the pair took home the “FAN FAVE MUCH CREATOR” award at the 2017 iHeartRadio MMVAs.
We caught up with Jaz this week.
SDTC: What should we be paying more attention to?
JS: Climate change. Believe it or not, it’s a thing!
What was the last Netflix series you binged on?
Currently binging on Jane The Virgin. I CAN’T STOP. IT’S SO GOOD!
One new thing you learned this year?
How to stop using “there’s not enough time” as an excuse. There’s always time!
Which Disney princess to you relate to most and why?
Pocahontas because the love for animals IS REAL!
What book/song/lyric/etc is resonating with you right now?
“Come Hang Out” – AJR. This song is the story of my life!
Describe 2017 so far in one word.
Describe the funniest thing you’ve experienced in recent memory.
We were having a photoshoot in the middle of this street and I thought it would be a great idea to grab a chair off of someone’s curb, put it in the middle of the road and take a picture. I realized why it was being thrown out after I sat on it and fell right on my butt! I still have a bruise!
Best advice you’ve been given?
Support your dreams until your dreams support you.
What is the best part of being your current age?
I can spend 100% of my time focusing on my career and people don’t hate me for it.
What word or phrase should we use more often?
“You are doing a great job in your life, keep going!”
What one item would you be lost without (besides your phone)?
My Nintendo Switch…how can I possibly procrastinate without Zelda in my life?
What’s on your night stand?
Candles and empty coffee cups.
Who was your celebrity crush when you were a kid?
Describe your ideal Saturday
Destroying my to-do list and rewarding myself with vegan desserts and Netflix!