|Huma Qureshi Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 4¾ in|
|Date of Birth||July 28, 1986|
Huma Qureshi is an Indian actor and model who has worked in movies like Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1, Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2, Badlapur, D-Day, Dedh Ishqiya, Jolly LLB 2, Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana, Bell Bottom, Trishna, Ek Thi Daayan, Gangubai Kathiawadi, X: Past Is Present, White, Viceroy’s House, Valimai, Dobaara: See Your Evil, Ghoomketu, Kaala, and Army of the Dead. In addition to that, Qureshi has also been cast in shows such as Maharani, Upanishad Ganga, Mithya, and Leila.
Huma Saleem Qureshi
Huma Qureshi attended Gargi College (one of the top colleges affiliated with the University of Delhi) and graduated with a bachelor’s in History with Honours.
She has also studied acting at a professional theater in Delhi.
Model and Actor
- Father – Saleem Qureshi (A restaurateur who runs a chain of restaurants named Saleem’s)
- Mother – Ameena Qureshi (Housewife)
- Siblings – Saqib Saleem (Younger Brother) (Actor, Model), Naeem Qureshi (Brother), Haseen Qureshi (Brother)
5 ft 4¾ in or 164.5 cm
61 kg or 134.5 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Huma Qureshi has dated –
- Arjan Bajwa (2012) – It is RUMORed that she had an affair with actor Arjan Bajwa in the year 2012. Arjan has worked in movies like Son of Sardar, Fashion, etc. According to an eyewitness, Huma and Arjan were spotted sitting in a secluded corner of a cafe and they were engrossed in chatting.
- Mudassar Aziz – Huma Qureshi has been romantically involved with director and writer Mudassar Aziz.
Race / Ethnicity
- Pleasing Smile
- Nice Face
Huma has appeared in advertisements like Mederma Cream, Vita Marie, Saffola Oil, Samsung Guru, Pears Soap, and Nerolac.
Best Known For
Acting in the films Gangs of Wasseypur Part 1 and Gangs of Wasseypur Part 2
2012 film Gangs of Wasseypur Part 1 for her role as Mohsina. Also, it’s another part was released about 1½ months later. It was named Gangs of Wasseypur Part 2. It is a Hindi language film.
Huma Qureshi insists on having a flexible body, instead of having just a lean waist. She feels that health is the most wonderful gift from God. She further adds that there is no quick-fix solution for a great body. Huma has achieved an hourglass shape by doing Yoga daily for around 30 minutes.
Huma Favorite Pick Up Line
Just Smile. It always works
Huma Qureshi Facts
- Huma Qureshi has a brother – Saqib Saleem, who is also an actor and has appeared in the film Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge.
- Huma Qureshi’s father is a restaurant chain owner, who runs his chains all around Delhi under the name Saleem’s.
- Huma has worked with theater directors like Aamir Raza Husain, Sohaila Kapur, Rahul Pulkeshi, and NK Sharma of Act One Group.
- She has also performed an item number in a dubbed Hindi version of the 2012 English film (released in the UK) Trishna.
- Huma was to make her debut with the 2012 Tamil gangster-thriller film Billa 2. But, her name was called off.
- She has done many TV commercials. Some of them are alongside popular actors Shahrukh Khan and Aamir Khan.
- Even before the release of Gangs of Wasseypur, she signed 3 more films.
- She feels lucky to have 2 debut films.
- In 2012, she was honored at the 2012 Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles for her performance as the titular character in the short film Sujata.
- After Gangs of Wasseypur, she appeared in Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana which is considered Bollywood’s first Food Film.
- Alongside Arshad Warsi, Naseeruddin Shah, and Madhuri Dixit, she co-starred as Muneera in the black comedy film Dedh Ishqiya. This won her the Stardust Award for “Breakthrough Supporting Performance—Female”.
- She is a shopaholic and says that shopping drives the blue away.
- In 2021, she starred as Rani Bharti (wife of Bihar’s chief minister Bheema) in the Hindi-language drama streaming television series Maharani. This role won her the Filmfare OTT Award in the “Best Actress in a Leading Role” category.
- Huma was paid INR 75,000 for Gangs of Wasseypur as revealed by the film’s director Anurag Kashyap in August 2022.