Huma Qureshi WikiHuma Qureshi is an Indian actress and model, who appears in Hindi films. She has worked in theatre productions in Delhi and went on to act in various advertisements. She has made her bollywood debut with Anurag Kashyap's Gangs of Wasseypur (2012). Later, she was seen in many movies like Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana, Ek Thi Daayan, D-day, Badlapur and many more. She made her debut in Marathi with the movie Highway - Ek Selfie Aarpaar.
BiographyHuma Qureshi was born on 28 July 1986 into a Muslim family in Delhi, India. She has grown up in Kalkaji, Greater Kailash of South Delhi. She has done her History Honours at the Gargi College. Later, she has joined Act 1 theater group and performed in few theatre productions. She has worked with several NGOs and assisted a documentary filmmaker. She later moved to Mumbai and started to appear in various advertisements.
Personal ProfileBirth Namee : Huma Qureshi
Date of Birth : 28 July 1986
Age : 30 years
Birth Place : Delhi
Zodiac : Leo
Occupation : Actress, Model
Education : University of Delhi
Height : 5'7"
Weight : 61 kgs
Religion : Muslim
Brother : Saqib Saleem
Debut Movie/First Movie : Gangs of Wasseypur
Latest newsAs per the filmy buzz, film-maker RGV is coming up with the movie tentatively titled 'Arrest'. He has roped Abhishek Bachchan and Huma Qureshi to play the lead roles. The movie will be based on real life story of a cop and encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma. It is slated to go on the floor 10th April.
In Viceroy's HouseViceroy's House is an upcoming British-Indian historical drama film directed by Gurinder Chadha. Huma will be seen playing the role of Aalia in the flick which also stars Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson and Manish Dayal. She becomes the first Indian actress to visit the Facebook headquarters in London. The film was released in UK and will release in India on 11 August 2017.
In Jolly LLB 2Huma Qureshi was seen opposite Akshay Kumar in the sequel of 2013's National Award winning film 'Jolly LLB'. She has played the role of Pushpa in the flick which released on 10 February.
FamilyHuma Qureshi is the daughter of Saleem Qureshi, a restaurateur who runs a chain of some 10 restaurants called Saleem's, all around Delhi. Her mother, Ameena Qureshi (a Kashmiri) is a housewife. She has three brothers Naeem Qureshi, Haseen Qureshi and Saqib Saleem. Saqib is also a film actor.
CareerHuma Qureshi made her Bollywood debut with 2012 movie Gangs of Wasseypur. Then she was seen in Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana opposite Kunal Kapoor followed by movies like Ek Thi Daayan, D-Day to name a few.
She has won the award for breakthrough performance in a supporting role for 'Dedh Ishqiya' at Stardust Awards. She has shot for almost 15 ads for brands like Vita Marie, Saffola Oil, Mederma Cream, Samsung Guru, Pears Soap and Nerolac.
In DobaaraActress Huma Qureshi will be seen in an adaptation of Hollywood horror movie Oculus titled Dobaara. She will be seen sharing a tumultuous onscreen relationship with brother Saqib Saleem. It focuses on the story of a brother-sister, who get separated at a young age due to an antique mirror.
Boyfriend/HusbandAccording to the reports, Huma Qureshi is very much single and is not dating anyone. Earlier she was linked to Sohail Khan but both have refuted the rumours.
Filmography2012 - Gangs of Wasseypur Part 1
2012 - Gangs of Wasseypur Part 2
2012 - Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana
2013 - Ek Thi Daayan
2013 - D Day
2014 - Dedh Ishqiya Won Stadust Award
2015 - Badlapur
2017 - Jolly LLB 2