Huma Qureshi is an Indian film actress and model who has appeared in various Bollywood films. She was born on July 28, 1986, in New Delhi, India. She completed her education at Gargi College, University of Delhi. Huma Qureshi started her career as a model and then later on ventured into the film industry.
Early Life and Education
Huma Qureshi was born and raised in New Delhi, India, to a Muslim family. Her father, Saleem Qureshi, is a restaurateur, while her mother, Ameena Qureshi, is a housewife. She has three brothers: Saqib Saleem, Naeem Qureshi, and Haseen Qureshi.
Huma Qureshi attended the prestigious Gargi College, University of Delhi, where she pursued a Bachelor’s degree in History. During college, she actively participated in theater productions and was a member of the college’s dramatics society.
After completing her education, Huma Qureshi moved to Mumbai to pursue a career in acting. She started her career as a model and appeared in various television commercials. In 2012, Huma Qureshi made her acting debut with the critically acclaimed film “Gangs of Wasseypur” directed by Anurag Kashyap. Her performance in the film was highly praised, and she received several awards and nominations for her role. Read More
After her successful debut in “Gangs of Wasseypur,” Huma Qureshi appeared in several other Bollywood films, including “Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana,” “Ek Thi Daayan,” “D-Day,” “Badlapur,” “Jolly LLB 2,” “Kaala,” “Leila,” and “Army of the Dead.” She has worked with some of the biggest names in the Indian film industry, including Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Irrfan Khan, Akshay Kumar, Rajinikanth, and Saif Ali Khan.
Huma Qureshi has also made her debut in the international film industry with the Netflix original series “Leila” in 2019. The series was well-received by audiences and critics, and Huma Qureshi’s performance was praised.
Awards and Nominations
Huma Qureshi has received several awards and nominations for performing in various films. In 2013, she won the Screen Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in “Gangs of Wasseypur.” She was also nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut for the same film.
In 2014, Huma Qureshi was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in “D-Day.” She has also received nominations for the Stardust Award, Zee Cine Award, and International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Award.
Huma Qureshi is known for keeping her personal life private. She has not revealed much about her personal life or relationships to the media. However, there have been rumors of her being in a relationship with filmmaker Mudassar Aziz.
Apart from her successful career in the film industry, Huma Qureshi is also known for her philanthropic work. She is associated with several charities and NGOs and has actively participated in various social causes. In 2019, Huma Qureshi was appointed the goodwill ambassador of the United Nations for the Sustainable Development Goals. Also Read
Huma Qureshi is a talented actress who has made a mark in the Indian film industry with her exceptional acting skills. She has worked in several critically acclaimed films and has received several