Huma Qureshi is a Delhi girl, who was born on 28 July 1986. Recently the actress confessed to some hidden secrets of her life, so we thought what better time than today to reveal those secrets to her dearest fans.
She was born into a Muslim family in Delhi, India. Her father, Saleem Qureshi, is a restaurateur who runs a chain of restaurants (Saleem's); her mother, Ameena Qureshi (a Kashmiri), is a housewife. She has three brothers: Naeem Qureshi, Haseen Qureshi and actor Saqib Saleem. Huma grew up in Kalkaji, Greater Kailash, South Delhi. Qureshi did her History Honours at the Gargi College. Later, she joined Act 1 theatre group and performed in few theatre productions. Qureshi has worked with several NGOs and assisted a documentary filmmaker.
She earlier worked as a theatre actor and model before beginning her film career. After starring in several theatrical productions, Qureshi moved to Mumbai and signed a two-year contract with Hindustan Unilever to appear in television commercials. During the shoot of a Samsung mobile commercial, Anurag Kashyap noticed her acting ability and signed her for his films.
Qureshi made her film debut with Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 1 and Part 2. Qureshi's performance won wide critical acclaim, earning several nominations in the Best Supporting Actress and Best Female Debut category (including Filmfare). She later went on to be part of many Bollywood films and has garnered a lot of fan following and for her dear fans we have brought the darkest secrets of the actress which Huma herself revealed.
Read on to find out what Huma Qureshi has confessed to and what her deepest darkest secrets are.
Aamir Was Her First Co-Star
Huma got her first acting break opposite Aamir Khan in a Samsung ad.
Anurag Gave Her First Break
Her first ad was interestingly shot by Anurag Kashyap who later gave Huma her debut film, Gangs Of Wasseypur part 1 and 2.
Huma is sensitive and has an emotional heart in real life.
She had an affair with Fashion and Bobby Jasoos actor Arjan Bajwa.
She loves watching Bollywood movies and always wanted to be an actress, right from when she was a child.
Huma was a popular choice among the ad-makers and has starred in a number of commercials.
Acted With SRK
She has acted in a Nerolac ad alongside Shah Rukh Khan as well.
She confessed that she is from a middle class conservative family and a lot of eyebrows were raised when she wanted to enter the industry.
She was a history graduate and the actress confessed that she was too academically inclined.