Huma Qureshi is a well-known Indian film actress. Apart from Hindi films, he has also shown his acting in Tamil, Malayalam, and English films.
|Real Name||Huma Saleem Qureshi|
|Huma Qureshi’s Height||In Centimeter- 165 cm|
In Meter- 1.65 m
In Feet- 5’4 Feet
|Huma Qureshi’s Weight||In Kilogram- 62 kg|
In Pound- 137 lbs
|Date of birth||28 July 1986|
|Huma Qureshi Age (2021)||35 Years|
|Home town||New Delhi|
|College/university||Gargi College, New Delhi|
|Food Habit||Non- Vegetarian|
|Hobbies||Playing Basketball, Reading, Travelling|
|Huma Qureshi’s Boyfriend||Manoj Tanwar|
|Huma Qureshi’s Husband||Unmarried|
|Parents||Father- Saleem Qureshi|
Mother- Ameena Qureshi
Brother- Naeem Qureshi, Haseen Qureshi, Saqib Qureshi.
|Huma Qureshi’s Net worth (2021)||4 Million USD|
Family & Husband
Huma Qureshi was born on 28 July 1986 in New Delhi. Huma was born in a Muslim family. Huma’s father’s name was Salim Qureshi who is the owner of a restaurant in Delhi. Huma’s mother’s name is Ameena Qureshi who works to take care of the family. Huma has three brothers named Saqib Qureshi, Naeem Qureshi and Haseen Qureshi. Saqib Qureshi is also an actor by profession.
Early Life and Education
Huma’s family lives in Kalkaji, South Delhi. After completing her schooling, Huma obtained her graduation degree in History Honor from Gargi College of Delhi University. Later Huma joined a theater and also performed in a few theater productions.
In 2008, Huma decided to come to Mumbai to audition for roles in films. He also gave audition for a film but that film could not be made due to some reasons.
Huma Qureshi during her modeling journey signed a two-year contract with ‘Hindustan Unilever’ to appear in their television commercials.
Huma then starred in a TV commercial for Samsung Mobile with actor Aamir Khan.
She then starred in a TV commercial for Nerolac alongside actor Shah Rukh Khan.
Huma has shown her acting skills for many other big brands like Vita Marie, Saffola Eye, Mederma Cream and Pear Soap.
It was during the shooting of Samsung Mobile commercial that director Anurag Kashyap was impressed by Huma’s acting ability and Anurag promised her to act in a film.
Huma Qureshi made her acting debut in the year 2012. He first acted in the film Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1 directed by Anurag Kashyap. Her character’s name in this film was ‘Mohsina’.
After this Huma was once again seen in Part 2 of the same film, titled ‘Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2’.
In the year 2012 itself, Huma also acted in her third film. The name of this film was ‘Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana’. Huma played the character of ‘Harman’ in this film and the lead male character was acted by actor ‘Kunal Kapoor’ in this film.
In the year 2013, Huma acted in the film ‘Ek Thi Daayan’ directed by ‘Kannan Iyer’.
In the year 2013, Huma was seen in the film ‘D Day’.
In the year 2014, Huma Qureshi was seen in the film ‘Dedh Ishqiya’. The director of this film was ‘Abhishek Choubey’ and this film was a sequel to the 2010 film ‘Ishqiya’.
Talking about the year 2015, Huma was seen in the film ‘Badlapur’ that year. The film was directed by Shriram Raghavan and starred Varun Dhawan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the lead roles in the film.
In the year 2016, Huma Qureshi acted in her first Malayalam film titled ‘White’.
Talking about the year 2017, Huma was seen in the film ‘Jolly LLB 2’ that year. The director’s name of this film was ‘Subhash Kapoor’ and the film was a sequel to the 2013 film ‘Jolly LLB’.
In the year 2018, Huma was seen in the film ‘Kaala’ with actor Rajinikanth. This film was a Tamil film.
In the year 2019, Huma starred in Netflix’s web series ‘Laila’ which is based on a book of the same name.
In 2021 Huma Qureshi was seen in 3 projects in which the first film was Army of the Dead which was an American zombie heist film, She then appeared in the Indian Hindi-language drama streaming television series Maharani as Rani Bharti. She then appeared in the Hindi-language action thriller film Bell Bottom as Adeela Rehman.
Awards and Honors
- 2012, received the Most Entertaining Actor Debut – Female award for the film Gangs of Wasseypur.
- 2012, received the Debut Actor of the Year – Female and Best Supporting Actress awards for the film Gangs of Wasseypur 2.
- 2013, got the ‘Special Mention’ award for the film Short.
- 2014, won the award for Breakthrough Supporting Performance – Female for the film Ishqiya.
Facts About Huma Qureshi
- Before making a career in acting, Huma was a well-known face in the modeling world.
- Huma, who has always played a strong role on the silver screen, is very emotional and simple in real life.
- Huma’s first commercial ad was Nerolac Paints opposite Shahrukh Khan.
- Before ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ Huma Qureshi was to debut with the Tamil film ‘Billa 2’. However, due to the delay in the film, Huma opted out of it.
- Huma Qureshi’s name was also associated with Bobby Jasoos actor Arjan Bajwa. However, this relationship did not last long and both of them separated from each other after some time.