Born on 28 July 1986 in Delhi, Huma Qureshi is an Indian actress and model.
Huma worked as a theatre actress and model before beginning her film acting career.
Huma made her feature film debut with a supporting role in the 2012 critically acclaimed crime drama Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1 alongside Manoj Bajpayee, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Richa Chadda and Nawazuddin Siddiqui.
Huma reprised her role as Mohsina in the second installment of Gangs of Wasseypur, Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2.
Huma’s performance drew critical appreciation and earned her several nominations for Best Supporting Actress (including the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress) and Best Female Debut.
She next starred as the feisty Punjabi girl Harman in the comedy Luv ShuvTey Chicken Khurana, with Kunal Kapoor.
In 2013, she starred in the supernatural thriller Ek Thi Daayan, alongside Emraan Hashmi, Konkona Sen Sharma and Kalki Koechlin.
Huma’s upcoming films are Nikhil Advani’s, D Day with Irrfan Khan & Shorts.
Huma will also seen in the sequel to the 2010 film Ishqiya entitled Dedh Ishqiya with Madhuri Dixit, Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad Warsi.